The New Orleans Saints fell to the Atlanta Falcons, 23 to 17, on October 12, 1997.

Final

ATL

Falcons

1-5-0

23

NO

Saints

2-5-0

17

Team

ATL

NO

1

10

0

2

6

3

3

7

0

4

0

14

Total

23

17

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

ATL

NO

Falcons

Morten Andersen 25-yard field goal

3

0

Falcons

Bert Emanuel 9-yard pass from Chris Chandler (Morten Andersen kick)

10

0

2nd quarter

ATL

NO

Saints

Doug Brien 35-yard field goal

10

3

Falcons

Morten Andersen 32-yard field goal

13

3

Falcons

Morten Andersen 55-yard field goal

16

3

3rd quarter

ATL

NO

Falcons

Jamal Anderson 2-yard run (Morten Andersen kick)

23

3

4th quarter

ATL

NO

Saints

Andre Hastings 16-yard pass from Danny Wuerffel (Doug Brien kick)

23

10

Saints

Mario Bates 1-yard run (Doug Brien kick)

23

17