New York Jets (5-5) 27, Green Bay Packers (3-7) 22
Sunday November 4th 1979 (at Green Bay)
(GREEN BAY) - The Jets, who have the leading ground game in the NFL, rushed for 246 yards in reaching the .500 mark. Clark Gaines led the way with 125 yards on 16 carries. Richard Todd complemented the Jets' ground game by completing 8 of 16 passes for 136 yards and two touchdowns. For Green Bay, Chester Marcol's season came to an end with knee troubles, and the team was forced to use LB John Anderson as a kicker in this game. 
NEW YORK JETS -  0 21  3  3 - 27
GREEN BAY     -  6  9  7  0 - 22
                         NY JETS     GREEN BAY
First downs                   20            22
Rush-yards-TDs          52-246-1      26-108-2
Comp-Att-Yd-TD-INT  8-16-136-2-1 22-37-296-0-2
Sacked-yards                 0-0           1-9
Net pass yards               136           287
Total yards                  382           395
Fumbles-lost                 4-1           4-2
Turnovers                      2             4
Penalties-yards             5-42          5-43
SCORING
1st - GB - Whitehurst, 2-yard run (Kick failed) GREEN BAY 6-0
2nd - GB - Anderson, 39-yard field goal GREEN BAY 9-0
2nd - NYJ - Kevin Long, 1-yard run (Toni Linhart kick) GREEN BAY 9-7
2nd - NYJ - Jerome Barkum, 32-yard pass from Richard Todd (Linhart kick) NY JETS 14-9
2nd - GB - Thompson, 100-yard kickoff return (Kick failed) GREEN BAY 15-14
2nd - NYJ - Bruce Harper, 6-yard pass from Todd (Linhart kick) NY JETS 21-15
3rd - NYJ - Linhart, 24-yard field goal NY JETS 24-15
3rd - GB - Torkelson, 2-yard run (Anderson kick) NY JETS 24-22
4th - NYJ - Linhart, 39-yard field goal NY JETS 27-22
RUSHING
GREEN BAY - Eric Torkelson 10-60 1 TD, Terdell Middleton 13-40, David Whitehurst 2-19 1 TD, Aundra Thompson 1-(-11)
NY JETS - Clark Gaines 16-125, Scott Dierking 11-55, Kevin Long 13-34 1 TD, Bruce Harper 7-22, Richard Todd 5-10
PASSING
GREEN BAY - David Whitehurst 37-22-296 2 INT
NY JETS - Richard Todd 16-8-136 2 TD 1 INT
RECEIVING
GREEN BAY - James Lofton 6-114, Terdell Middleton 6-52, Eric Torkelson 5-44, Paul Coffman 3-54, Ron Cassidy 2-32
NY JETS - Derrick Gaffney 3-45, Bruce Harper 2-31 1 TD, Jerome Barkum 1-32 1 TD, Bobby Jones 1-24, Kevin Long 1-4