Tampa Bay Buccaneers 3 Kansas City Chiefs 0
Sunday 16 December 1979 at Tampa Stadium
TB7:10-4Q O'Donoghue FG19

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
RUSHING
BUCS: Bell 39-137, Eckwood 13-65, Williams 7-25, Davis 1-2, Blanchard 1-0, Ragsdale 1-(-5)..
CHIEFS: Gant 6-25, Williams 5-15, McKnight 9-12, Fuller 2-6.
PASSING
BUCS: Williams 13-5-51-2-0.
CHIEFS: Fuller 13-7-46-1-0.
RECEIVING
BUCS: Giles 3-25, Eckwood 2-26 .
CHIEFS: Gant 3-24, Samuels 2-13, McKnight 1-5, Marshall 1-4.
INTERCEPTIONS
BUCS: Wood 1-13.
CHIEFS: Collier 1-40, Christopher 1-0.
KICK RETURNS
BUCS: Reece 1-13.
OPPONENTS: Dirden 1-28.
PUNT RETURNS
BUCS: Reece 6-41.
OPPONENTS: Smith 2-15.
SACKS
BUCS: Cotney 1-11, Crowder 1-7, L.Selmon 1-6.
OPPONENTS: Still 1-6.
GAME REPORTS AND COMMENTS
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Click here for Jim Selman's game report
Click here for Tom McEwen's morning-after column
The game that clinched that first precious division title and playoff berth. It poured with rain all day, passing was nigh impossible, but the Buc defense was up to the task. They held the Chiefs to a record-low 80 yards of total offense and just four first downs.
OFFENSEDEFENSE
LT75 Reavis LDE60 Chambers
LG64 Horton NT71 Crowder
C50 Wilson RDE63 Selmon
RG61 Roberts LOLB57 Lewis
RT70 Carlton LILB58 Selmon
WR81 Hagins RILB54 Wood
WR85 Owens ROLB56 Johnson
TE88 Giles LCB45 White
FB38 J Davis SS33 Cotney
RB42 Bell FS34 Brown
QB12 Williams RCB46 Reece
SUBSTITUTIONS
6 O'Donoghue, 16 Blanchard, 23 Ragsdale, 25 Jordan, 27 T Davis, 36 Berns, 43 Eckwood, 44 Cesare, 51 Nafziger, 53 Bonness, 55 Brown, 66 Yarno, 69 Austin, 74 Sanders, 76 Logan, 77 Kollar, 79 Lewis, 84 Jones, 86 Obradovich, 87 Mucker
DID NOT PLAY
14 Fusina, 15 Rae, 40 Washington
INACTIVE