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1979 Houston Oilers

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11-5-0, Finished 2nd in AFC Central Division  · 1979 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 4.4, Offense: 2.9, Defense: 1.4, SoS: 2.4, avg is 0.0.

Scored 362 points (22.6/g), 8th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 331 points (20.7/g), 16th.
 Differential of 31 points (1.9/g), 10th.  Expected W-L: 8.8-7.2.

Coach: Bum Phillips (11-5-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Ed Biles
 Other Notable Asst.: Wade Phillips (Defensive Line)

Won Wild Card 13-7 vs. Denver Broncos
Won Divisional Round 17-14 vs. San Diego Chargers
Lost Conference Championship 13-27 vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

Stadium: Houston Astrodome
 Training Camp: Angelo State (San Angelo, Texas)