January 6, 1980 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • AFC Championship Game: Pittsburgh Steelers beat Houston Oilers 27-13
  • NFC Championship Game: Los Angeles Rams beat Tampa Bay Buccaneers 9-0
  • Phil Flyers set NHL record of 35 straight games without a defeat

Birthdays in Sport

  • Steed Malbranque, French footballer