1980 Seattle Seahawks season
Head Coach Jack Patera
Home Field Kingdome
Results
Record 4–12
Place 5th AFC West
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
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1979 1981

The 1980 Seattle Seahawks season was the team's fifth season with the National Football League.

Offseason[edit | edit source]

NFL Draft[edit | edit source]

1980 Seahawks Draft Selections
Round/Pick Player Position College
1/10 Jacob Green Defensive End Texas A&M
2/44 Andre Hines Offensive Tackle Stanford
4/97 Terry Dion Defensive End Oregon
5/127 Joe Steele Running Back Washington
5/132 Daniel Jacobs Defensive End Winston-Salem State
6/153 Mark McNeal Defensive End Idaho
8/204 Vic Minor Defensive Back Northeast Louisiana
8/207 Jack Cosgrove Center U. of Pacific
9/238 Jim Swift Offensive Tackle Iowa
10/265 Ron Essink Offensive Tackle Grand Valley State
10/274 Billy Reaves Wide Receiver Morris Brown
11/292 Tali Ena Running Back Washington State
12/319 Presnell Gilbert Defensive Back U.S. International

Personnel[edit | edit source]

Staff[edit | edit source]

1980 Seattle Seahawks staff
Front Office
  • General Manager – John Thompson
  • Assistant General Manager – Mark Duncan
  • Player Personnel Director – Dick Mansperger
  • Director of Pro Scouting – Chuck Allen

Head Coaches

Offensive Coaches

  • Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks/Wide Receivers/Tight Ends – Jerry Rhome
  • Running Backs – Andy MacDonald
  • Offensive Line – Howard Mudd
 

Defensive Coaches

Special Teams Coaches

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Regular season[edit | edit source]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

Week Date Opponent Result Game site Record Attendance
1 September 7 San Diego Chargers L 34-13 Kingdome 0-1 62,042
2 September 14 at Kansas City Chiefs W 17-16 Arrowhead Stadium 1-1 42,403
3 September 21 New England Patriots L 37-31 Kingdome 1-2 61,035
4 September 28 at Washington Redskins W 14-0 RFK Stadium 2-2 53,263
5 October 5 at Houston Oilers W 26-7 Astrodome 3-2 46,860
6 October 12 Cleveland Browns L 27-3 Kingdome 3-3 61,366
7 October 19 at New York Jets W 27-17 Shea Stadium 4-3 52,496
8 October 26 at Oakland Raiders L 33-14 Oakland Coliseum 4-4 50,185
9 November 2 Philadelphia Eagles L 27-20 Kingdome 4-5 61,047
10 November 9 Kansas City Chiefs L 31-30 Kingdome 4-6 58,976
11 November 17 Oakland Raiders L 19-17 Kingdome 4-7 60,480
12 November 23 at Denver Broncos L 36-20 Mile High Stadium 4-8 73,274
13 November 27 at Dallas Cowboys L 51-7 Texas Stadium 4-9 57,540
14 December 7 New York Giants L 27-21 Kingdome 4-10 51,617
15 December 13 at San Diego Chargers L 21-14 San Diego Stadium 4-11 49,980
16 December 21 Denver Broncos L 25-17 Kingdome 4-12 51,853

Standings[edit | edit source]

Template:1980 AFC West standings

References[edit | edit source]

External links[edit | edit source]

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