The New England Patriots squeaked out a win over the Washington Redskins, 24 to 23, on October 1, 1972.

Final

WAS

23

NE

24

Team

WAS

NE

1

0

0

2

14

7

3

0

10

4

9

7

Total

23

24

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

2nd quarter

WAS

NE

Redskins

Charley Taylor 30-yard pass from Billy Kilmer (Curt Knight kick)

7

0

Redskins

Charley Taylor 4-yard pass from Billy Kilmer (Curt Knight kick)

14

0

Patriots

Josh Ashton 2-yard run (Charlie Gogolak kick)

14

7

3rd quarter

WAS

NE

Patriots

Reggie Rucker 11-yard pass from Jim Plunkett (Charlie Gogolak kick)

14

14

Patriots

Charlie Gogolak 42-yard field goal

14

17

4th quarter

WAS

NE

Redskins

Jerry Smith 9-yard pass from Billy Kilmer (Curt Knight kick)

21

17

Patriots

Josh Ashton 24-yard pass from Jim Plunkett (Charlie Gogolak kick)

21

24

Redskins

Safety (Bill Malinchak)

23

24