The New England Patriots decisively defeated the San Diego Chargers, 37 to 21, on October 16, 1983.

Final

SD

21

NE

37

Team

SD

NE

1

7

3

2

14

7

3

0

3

4

0

24

Total

21

37

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

SD

NE

Chargers

James Brooks 1-yard run (Rolf Benirschke kick)

7

0

Patriots

Fred Steinfort 35-yard field goal

7

3

2nd quarter

SD

NE

Chargers

Bobby Duckworth 40-yard pass from Dan Fouts (Rolf Benirschke kick)

14

3

Patriots

Tony Collins 7-yard run (Fred Steinfort kick)

14

10

Chargers

James Brooks 1-yard run (Rolf Benirschke kick)

21

10

3rd quarter

SD

NE

Patriots

Fred Steinfort 20-yard field goal

21

13

4th quarter

SD

NE

Patriots

Fred Steinfort 32-yard field goal

21

16

Patriots

Mark van Eeghen 1-yard run (Fred Steinfort kick)

21

23

Patriots

Tony Collins 10-yard run (Fred Steinfort kick)

21

30

Patriots

Steve Grogan 1-yard run (Fred Steinfort kick)

21

37