1979 Calgary Stampeders Statistics

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 12-4 24
Finishing 2nd in the CFL's Western Conference
Postseason: 1-1 Lost Division Final
Coach: Jack Gotta (12-4)
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
1979 Calgary Stampeders Roster
1979 Calgary Stampeders Results

The Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League ended the 1979 season with a record of 12 wins and 4 losses for 24 points, finishing second in the CFL's Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-1. Jack Gotta coached the team. The 1979 Calgary Stampeders lost in the Division Final.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Ken Johnson31217656.423447.5196.182.610590.0
John Hufnagel1207058.37976.654.254.27574.9
Mike McTague11100.02121.000.000.021118.8
Bruce Threadgill11100.0-1-


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
James Sykes1517034.738 5
Willie Burden1456584.519 5
Richard Crump652503.824 2
John Hufnagel14594.213 1
Willie Armstead24221.037 0
Rob Forbes9262.90
Ken Johnson30220.713 0
John Palazeti111.00
Bruce Threadgill1-2-2.0-2 0
Totals41817594.238 13


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tom Forzani5876113.133 8
Willie Armstead4896820.2105 8
Willie Burden423738.933 3
James Sykes312698.725 1
Bob Viccars2425610.721 1
Kelvin Kirk2032216.133 3
Richard Crump201678.429 0
Danny Walker4369.013 0
Mike McTague199.00
Totals248316112.7105 24


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % FGS KO Yds. Avg. Long KOS Pts.
J.T. Hay3838100.0322165.6963372859.2904114


Player No. Yds Avg. Long PS
Mike McTague146633143.48111
J.T. Hay15252.0521

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tom Forzani555449.959 0
Kelvin Kirk2527811.163 1
Richard Crump211497.128 0
Robert Sparks7446.318 0
James Sykes3279.016 0
Mike McTague122.00
Al Burleson100.00
Totals11310449.263 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Kelvin Kirk1029029.095 1
Robert Sparks1217314.425 0
Tom Forzani616727.838 0
James Sykes610116.822 0
Richard Crump48822.029 0
John Palazeti188.00
Bernie Morrison100.00
Totals4082320.695 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Al Burleson913014.435 0
Terry Irvin714721.031 0
Robert Sparks59819.650 0
Ray Odums35117.027 0
Bernie Morrison252.50
Doug Battershill13535.035 1
Ollie Bakken111.00
Totals2846716.750 1

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
J.T. Hay213814115
Willie Armstead080000150
Willie Burden530000150
Tom Forzani80000048
James Sykes510000036
Kelvin Kirk31100030
Richard Crump200000012
Mike McTague00001111
Reggie Lewis10006
Doug Battershill100006
John Hufnagel10006
Terry Irvin010006
Bob Viccars10006


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