1980 Baltimore Colts season

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1980 Baltimore Colts season
Head coach Mike McCormack
General manager Dick Szymanski
Owner Robert Irsay
Home field Memorial Stadium
Results
Record 7–9
Division place 4th AFC East
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1979 1981 >

The 1980 Baltimore Colts season was the 28th season for the team in the National Football League (NFL). The Colts finished the NFL's 1980 season with a record of 7 wins and 9 losses, and fourth in the AFC East division.

Personnel[edit]

Staff[edit]

1980 Baltimore Colts staff
Front office

Head coaches

Offensive coaches

Defensive coaches

Special teams coaches

  • Special Teams – George Boutselis


Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Record Game Site Attendance
1 September 7, 1980 at New York Jets W 17–14 1–0 Shea Stadium
50,777
2 September 14, 1980 Pittsburgh Steelers L 17–20 1–1 Memorial Stadium
54,914
3 September 21, 1980 at Houston Oilers L 16–21 1–2 Astrodome
47,878
4 September 28, 1980 New York Jets W 35–21 2–2 Memorial Stadium
33,373
5 October 5, 1980 at Miami Dolphins W 30–17 3–2 Miami Orange Bowl
50,631
6 October 12, 1980 at Buffalo Bills W 17–12 4–2 Rich Stadium
73,634
7 October 19, 1980 New England Patriots L 21–37 4–3 Memorial Stadium
53,924
8 October 26, 1980 St. Louis Cardinals L 10–17 4–4 Memorial Stadium
33,506
9 November 2, 1980 at Kansas City Chiefs W 31–24 5–4 Arrowhead Stadium
52,383
10 November 9, 1980 Cleveland Browns L 27–28 5–5 Memorial Stadium
45,369
11 November 16, 1980 at Detroit Lions W 10–9 6–5 Pontiac Silverdome
77,677
12 November 23, 1980 at New England Patriots L 21–47 6–6 Schaeffer Stadium
60,994
13 November 30, 1980 Buffalo Bills W 28–24 7–6 Memorial Stadium
36,184
14 December 7, 1980 at Cincinnati Bengals L 33–34 7–7 Riverfront Stadium
35,651
15 December 14, 1980 Miami Dolphins L 14–24 7–8 Memorial Stadium
30,564
16 December 20, 1980 Kansas City Chiefs L 28–38 7–9 Memorial Stadium
16,941

Game summaries[edit]

Week 1[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
• Colts 0 7 7 3 17
Jets 0 0 14 0 14

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Standings[edit]

AFC East
W L T PCT DIV CONF PF PA
Buffalo Bills(3) 11 5 0 .688 4–4 8–4 320 260
New England Patriots 10 6 0 .625 6–2 9–3 441 325
Miami Dolphins 8 8 0 .500 3–5 4–8 266 305
Baltimore Colts 7 9 0 .438 5–3 6–8 355 387
New York Jets 4 12 0 .250 2–6 3–9 302 395

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