The Atlanta Falcons emerged victorious over the New Orleans Saints, 31 to 23, on October 18, 1998.

Final

NO

Saints

3-3-0

23

ATL

Falcons

5-1-0

31

Team

NO

ATL

1

0

3

2

14

14

3

2

0

4

7

14

Total

23

31

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

NO

ATL

Falcons

Morten Andersen 22-yard field goal

0

3

2nd quarter

NO

ATL

Saints

Lamar Smith 5-yard run (Doug Brien kick)

7

3

Falcons

Jamal Anderson 31-yard run (Morten Andersen kick)

7

10

Falcons

Tony Martin 45-yard pass from Chris Chandler (Morten Andersen kick)

7

17

Saints

Keith Poole 64-yard pass from Billy Joe Tolliver (Doug Brien kick)

14

17

3rd quarter

NO

ATL

Saints

Safety (Wayne Martin)

16

17

4th quarter

NO

ATL

Falcons

Bob Christian 8-yard pass from Steve DeBerg (Morten Andersen kick)

16

24

Falcons

Eugene Robinson 25-yard interception return (Morten Andersen kick)

16

31

Saints

Keith Poole 82-yard pass from Billy Joe Tolliver (Doug Brien kick)

23

31