The New Orleans Saints decisively defeated the Dallas Cowboys, 24 to 14, on October 17, 1971.

Final

DAL

Cowboys

3-2-0

14

NO

Saints

2-2-1

24

Team

DAL

NO

1

0

7

2

0

10

3

7

0

4

7

7

Total

14

24

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

DAL

NO

Saints

Tony Baker 29-yard pass from Archie Manning (Charlie Durkee kick)

0

7

2nd quarter

DAL

NO

Saints

Charlie Durkee 36-yard field goal

0

10

Saints

Archie Manning 13-yard run (Charlie Durkee kick)

0

17

3rd quarter

DAL

NO

Cowboys

Gloster Richardson 41-yard pass from Roger Staubach (Mike Clark kick)

7

17

4th quarter

DAL

NO

Cowboys

Bob Hayes 16-yard pass from Roger Staubach (Mike Clark kick)

14

17

Saints

Archie Manning 2-yard run (Charlie Durkee kick)

14

24