The Washington Redskins squeaked out a win over the New England Patriots, 24 to 22, on October 25, 1981.

Final

NE

22

WAS

24

Team

NE

WAS

1

6

7

2

9

7

3

0

10

4

7

0

Total

22

24

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

NE

WAS

Patriots

John Smith 25-yard field goal

3

0

Patriots

John Smith 22-yard field goal

6

0

Redskins

Joe Washington 13-yard pass from Joe Theismann (Mark Moseley kick)

6

7

2nd quarter

NE

WAS

Patriots

Tony Collins 6-yard run (kick failed)

12

7

Patriots

John Smith 46-yard field goal

15

7

Redskins

Mike Nelms 75-yard punt return (Mark Moseley kick)

15

14

3rd quarter

NE

WAS

Redskins

Mark Moseley 34-yard field goal

15

17

Redskins

Joe Theismann 1-yard run (Mark Moseley kick)

15

24

4th quarter

NE

WAS

Patriots

Sam Cunningham 4-yard run (John Smith kick)

22

24