1979
Pittsburgh Steelers
35
VS
Dallas Cowboys
31

My Super Bowl: Joe Greene

Joe Greene earned four Super Bowl rings with the Steelers. He is in the Pro Football Hall of...

Miami, Florida
Orange Bowl
1/21/79
Ken Hamilton and various Caribbean bands, “Super Bowl XIII Carnival” Salute to the Caribbean
NBC

Story of the Game

Terry Bradshaw threw a Super Bowl-record 4 touchdown passes to lead the Steelers to victory. Pittsburgh became the first team to win three Super Bowls, mostly because of Bradshaw’s accurate...

PITDAL
Total First Downs1920
Rushing26
Passing 1513
Penalty 21
Total Net Yardage357330
Total Offensive Plays5867
Avg. Gain per Offensive Play 6.24.9
Rushes2432
Yards Gained Rushing (Net) 66154
Average Yards per Rush 2.84.8
Passes Attempted3030
Passes Completed 1717
Had Intercepted 11
Tackled Attempting to Pass 45
Yards Lost Attempting to Pass 2752
Yards Gained Passing (Net) 291176
Punts35
Average Distance 4339.6
Punt Returns 42
Punt Return Yardage 2733
Kickoff Returns 36
Kickoff Return Yardage 45104
Interception Return Yardage1321
Fumbles23
Own Fumbles Recovered 01
Opponent Fumbles Recovered 22
Penalties59
Yards Penalized 01
Total Points Scored 3531
Touchdowns54
Rushing 10
Passing 43
Returns 01
Extra Points 54
Field Goals01
Fields Goals Attempted 11
Safeties00
Third-Down Efficiency9/158/16
Fourth-Down Efficiency0/01/1
Time of Possession26:1833:42
Pittsburgh Steelers
PassingCP/ATYDSTDINT
Bradshaw17/3031841
RushingCARYDSTDLG
Harris68122t
Bleier302
Bradshaw-502
ReceivingRECYDSTDLG
Swann7124129
Stallworth3115275t
Grossman329010
Bell221012
Harris122022
Bleier1717t
InterceptionsINTYDSLGTD
Blount113130
PuntingNOAVGLGBLK
C. Colquitt3520
Punt ReturnsNO/FCYDSLGTD
Bell4/027120
Kickoff ReturnsNOTDSLGTD
L. Anderson345240
Dallas Cowboys
PassingCP/ATYDSTDINT
Staubach17/3022831
RushingCARYDSTDLG
Dorsett96029
Staubach37018
Laidlaw1207
P. Pearson606
Newhouse305
ReceivingRECYDSTDLG
Dorsett544013
D. Pearson473025
Hill249139t
Johnson230126
DuPree217010
P. Pearson21508
InterceptionsINTYDSLGTD
Lewis121210
PuntingNOAVGLGBLK
D. White5500
Punt ReturnsNO/FCYDSLGTD
Johnson2/133210
Kickoff ReturnsNOTDSLGTD
Johnson363230
Brinson241250
R. White1000

Pittsburgh Steelers

Offense
PlayerPos
Webster, MikeC
Davis, SamuelG
Mullins, GerryG
Kolb, JonT
Pinney, RayT
Grossman, RandyTE
Stallworth, JohnWR
Swann, LynnWR
Bleier, RockyRB
Harris, FrancoRB
Bradshaw, TerryQB
Defense
PlayerPos
Furness, SteveDT
Greene, JoeDT
Banaszak, JohnDE
Greenwood, L. C.DE
Ham, JackOLB
Toews, LorenOLB
Lambert, JackMLB
Blount, MelCB
Johnson, RonaldCB
Wagner, MikeFS
Shell, DonnieSS
Substitutes
Player
Anderson, Fred
Anderson, Larry
Beasley, Tom
Bell, Theo
Brown, Larry
Cole, Robin
Colquitt, Craig
Courson, Steve
Deloplaine, Jack
Dungy, Tony
Dunn, Gary
Gerela, Roy
Mandich, Jim
Moser, Rick
Oldham, Ray
Petersen, Ted
Smith, Jim A.
Thornton, Sidney
White, Dwight
Winston, Dennis
Did Not Play
Player
Cunningham, Bennie
Kruczek, Mike
Stoudt, Cliff
Dallas Cowboys
Offense
PlayerPos
Fitzgerald, JohnC
Rafferty, TomG
Scott, HerbertG
Donovan, PatT
Wright, RayfieldT
DuPree, Billy JoeTE
Hill, TonyWR
Pearson, DrewWR
Dorsett, TonyRB
Newhouse, RobertRB
Staubach, RogerQB
Defense
PlayerPos
Cole, LarryDT
White, RandyDT
Jones, Too TallDE
Martin, HarveyDE
Henderson, TomOLB
Lewis, D. D.OLB
Breunig, BobMLB
Barnes, BennyCB
Kyle, AaronCB
Harris, CliffFS
Waters, CharlieSS
Substitutes
Player
Bethea, Larry
Blackwell, Alois
Brinson, Larry
Brown, Guy
Frederick, Andy
Hegman, Mike
Hughes, Randy
Huther, Bruce
Johnson, Butch
Laidlaw, Scott
Lawless, Burton
Pearson, Preston
Randall, Tom
Septien, Rafael
Smith, Jackie
Stalls, Dave
Steele, Robert
Thurman, Dennis
White, Danny
Did Not Play
Player
Carano, Glenn
Cooper, Jim
Pugh, Jethro
Washington, Mark
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