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1979 Seattle Seahawks (NFL) 3rd place American Football Conference Western Division 9-7-0 .563
Head Coach: Jack Patera
Defensive BacksJack Christiansen
Running BacksAndy MacDonald
Defensive LineJim Mora
Offensive LineHoward Mudd
LinebackersLarry Peccatiello
Quarterbacks/ReceiversJerry Rhome
Special TeamsRusty Tillman
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Thu8/2/1979HMinnesota Vikings12-9WOTSeattle, WAKingdome60881
Sun8/12/1979HDallas Cowboys27-17WSeattle, WAKingdome58903
Sat8/18/1979ALos Angeles Rams17-21LLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum46083
Fri8/24/1979HSan Francisco 49ers55-20WSeattle, WAKingdome59941
Sun9/2/1979HSan Diego Chargers16-33LSeattle, WAKingdome62287
Sun9/9/1979AMiami Dolphins10-19LMiami, FLOrange Bowl56233
Sun9/16/1979HOakland Raiders27-10WSeattle, WAKingdome61602
Sun9/23/1979ADenver Broncos34-37LDenver, COMile High Stadium74879
Sun9/30/1979HKansas City Chiefs6-24LSeattle, WAKingdome61169
Sun10/7/1979ASan Francisco 49ers35-24WSan Francisco, CACandlestick Park44592
Sun10/14/1979ASan Diego Chargers10-20LSan Diego, CASan Diego Stadium50007
Sun10/21/1979HHouston Oilers34-14WSeattle, WAKingdome60705
Mon10/29/1979AAtlanta Falcons31-28WAtlanta, GAAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium52566
Sun11/4/1979HLos Angeles Rams0-24LSeattle, WAKingdome62048
Sun11/11/1979ACleveland Browns29-24WCleveland, OHCleveland Stadium72440
Sun11/18/1979HNew Orleans Saints38-24WSeattle, WAKingdome60055
Mon11/26/1979HNew York Jets30-7WSeattle, WAKingdome59977
Sun12/2/1979AKansas City Chiefs21-37LKansas City, MOArrowhead Stadium42160
Sat12/8/1979HDenver Broncos28-23WSeattle, WAKingdome60038
Sun12/16/1979AOakland Raiders29-24WOakland, CAOakland-Alameda County Coliseum53177
Exhibition game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
12Sam AdkinsQB6-221424Wichita State30
76Steve AugustROT6-525825Tulsa1616
27Autry BeamonFS-SS6-119026Texas A&M-Commerce1513
63Nick BeboutLOT6-526128Wyoming1313
58Terry BeesonMLB6-323524Kansas1615
82Mark BellTE6-424022Colorado State161
31Tony BenjaminRB6-322524Duke160
68Dennis BoydLDE6-625524Oregon State114
22Dave BrownRCB6-119726Michigan1616
72Louis BullardLOT6-626523Jackson State32
53Keith ButlerRLB6-423523Memphis1414
60Ron CoderROG6-425025Penn State155
67Bill CookeDT6-524728Connecticut; Massachusetts150
57Pete CronanMMLB6-223824Boston College161
33Dan DoorninkFB6-321023Washington State1613
25Don DufekS6-019525Michigan130
71Carl EllerLDE6-625237Minnesota168
89Duke FergersonWR6-118625Merced JC; Washington State; San Diego State40
86Jessie GreenWR6-219025Tulsa120
56Sammy GreenLLB6-223025Florida169
34Tony GreenWR5-918523Florida110
77Bill GregoryRDE6-525730Wisconsin1616
75Robert HardyLDT6-225023Jackson State1616
44John HarrisFS6-220023Arizona State147
1Efren HerreraK5-919028UCLA160
24Al HunterFB5-1119524Notre Dame150
55Michael JacksonLLB-RLB6-122622Washington158
26Kerry JustinLCB-SS5-1117524East Los Angeles JC; Oregon State143
54Art KuehnLOG6-325526San Jose State; UCLA161
80Steve LargentWR5-1118925Tulsa1515
61Tom LynchLOG6-526024Boston College1515
84Sam McCullumWR6-219027Montana State1616
59Charles McShaneLB6-323025Long Beach CC; California Lutheran10
32Jeff MooreRB6-019623Jackson State161
16Steve MyerQB6-220025Mount San Antonio JC; New Mexico10
78Bob NewtonROG6-526030Cerritos JC; Nebraska1111
52Joe NormanRLB6-122023Indiana151
20Mike O'BrienS6-119523Olympic JC; California30
88Brian PeetsTE6-422523Pacific1614
50Larry PolowskiLB6-323522Boise State140
62Ernie PriceLDE6-424529Texas A&M-Kingsville44
83Steve RaibleWR6-219525Georgia Tech163
70Jeff SevyLOT6-526729DeAnza JC; California41
42Keith SimpsonSS6-119523Memphis1511
35David SimsFB6-321624Georgia Tech32
47Sherman SmithRB6-422525Miami (Ohio)1615
74Manu TuiasosopoRDT6-326222UCLA1616
18Herman WeaverP6-421031Tennessee160
38Cornell WebsterLCB6-018025Scottsdale CC; UCLA; Tulsa1514
51John YarnoC6-525125Idaho1616
10Jim ZornQB6-220026Cerritos JC; Cal Poly (Pomona)1616
DRAFT LISTRoundOverallPosCollegeNotes
Manu Tuiasosopo118DTUCLA
Joe Norman245LBIndiana
Michael Jackson357LBWashingtonfrom SF
Mark Bell4102TEColorado State
Larry Polowski7169LBBoise Statefrom TB/WAS
Ezra Tate9240RBMississippi College
Robert Hardy10267DTJackson State
Jim Hinesly11293GMichigan State
Jeff Moore12319RBJackson State
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4thOT
Team Totals781148799
Opponents Totals6311684109
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushPassPen3RD DOWNAttPct4TH DOWNAttPctPENYDS
Team Totals3151211712310424342.8142360.9104903
Opponents Totals350146171338822439.3132161.91171045
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Efren Herrera0434693.5192382.60100
Sherman Smith150000090
Dan Doornink90000054
Steve Largent90000054
Sam McCullum40000024
Jeff Moore20000012
Jim Zorn20000012
Sammy Green1000006
Al Hunter1000006
Brian Peets1000006
Steve Raible1000006
Cornell Webster1000006
(Team)0000012
Team Totals46434693.5192382.61378
Opponents Totals46424691.3182962.10372
FIELD GOALSMADEATTPCT1-1920-2930-3940-4950+
Efren Herrera192382.61/17/85/66/70/1
Team Totals192382.61/17/85/66/70/1
Opponents Totals182962.10/010/116/92/80/1
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Sherman Smith1947754.03111
Dan Doornink1525003.326t8
Jim Zorn462796.1412
Al Hunter341745.1671
Jeff Moore441683.8182
David Sims20532.780
Tony Benjamin5132.680
Sam Adkins2115.590
Steve Myer100.000
Herman Weaver2-6-3.000
Team Totals50019673.96724
Opponents Totals53323754.584t23
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Jim Zorn50528556.420236617.212.865t204.0183.623201346077.7
Herman Weaver4375.017318.324.33900.000.00073116.7
Sherman Smith11100.001111.011.01100.000.00011112.5
David Sims2150.01189.018.01800.000.0001881.3
Steve Myer8225.06283.514.01800.000.0002841.7
Sam Adkins300.0300.000.000.000039.6
Team Totals52329255.821337917.213.065t203.8183.423201359077.2
Opponents Totals50831762.417437397.411.851214.1173.337280345984.6
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Steve Largent66123718.755t9
Dan Doornink544328.0411
Sherman Smith4849910.4354
Sam McCullum4673916.165t4
Brian Peets2529311.7281
Steve Raible2025212.6411
Jeff Moore141289.1240
Al Hunter77711.0180
David Sims4287.0130
Mark Bell22010.0160
Duke Fergerson2126.0100
Cornell Webster13939.0390
Efren Herrera12020.0200
Jessie Green199.090
Tony Benjamin166.060
Team Totals292379113.065t20
Opponents Totals317373911.85121
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Dave Brown5469.2230
Keith Simpson47218.0410
John Harris23015.0250
Sammy Green19191.091t1
Autry Beamon13838.0380
Keith Butler144.040
Terry Beeson133.030
Kerry Justin100.000
Cornell Webster100.000
Team Totals1728416.791t1
Opponents Totals1818510.3341
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
Herman Weaver66265140.2603311289230233.4
Efren Herrera13636.03601001616.0
Team Totals70268738.4603411289231833.1
Opponents Totals69261637.9641814281217531.5
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Tony Green1631217.6300
Jeff Moore101909.0290
John Harris82708.8190
Team Totals3462818.3300
Opponents Totals42122896.9270
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Tony Green2043721.9310
Jeff Moore3164120.7390
Al Hunter1529919.9300
Tony Benjamin23316.5170
John Harris12121.0210
Dan Doornink11313.0130
Team Totals70144420.6390
Opponents Totals70123817.7410
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Steve August0010100
Autry Beamon0002200
Terry Beeson0001100
Mark Bell110100
Dennis Boyd00011330
Ron Coder0010100
Pete Cronan0020200
Dan Doornink600000
Sammy Green0001100
Tony Green510100
Bill Gregory0001100
John Harris101100
Al Hunter100000
Michael Jackson0001100
Kerry Justin0003300
Art Kuehn0001100
Sam McCullum200000
Jeff Moore510100
Joe Norman0010100
Larry Polowski0001100
Steve Raible0001100
David Sims200000
Sherman Smith110100
Herman Weaver100000
Cornell Webster00011541
Jim Zorn600000
Team Totals312291524871
Opponents Totals39161818361
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