One left-handed quarterback made the playoffs, Stabler.
One college coach made the playoffs, Coryell.
Three media-hating coaches made the playoffs, Shula, Allen, Grant.
Two teams each came out of the toughest divisions, Miami and Buffalo in the American East, and Washington and St. Louis in the National East.
The Rams came out of the easiest division of all, the National West.
St. Louis lost the most games on artificial turf, four.
Minnesota lost the most games on dirt, four.
The best quotes came from Jurgensen and Fred Dryer, the Rams' defensive end. They are unprintable.
The regular season for also-rans was highlighted by the following:
New England and Cincinnati won the Injury Derby.