The Houston Oilers squeaked out a win over the New York Jets, 27 to 24, on October 28, 1979.

Final

NYJ

Jets

4-5-0

24

HOU

Oilers

6-3-0

27

Team

NYJ

HOU

1

7

0

2

3

17

3

0

7

4

14

0

OT

0

3

Total

24

27

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

NYJ

HOU

Jets

Wesley Walker 39-yard pass from Richard Todd (Toni Linhart kick)

7

0

2nd quarter

NYJ

HOU

Oilers

Toni Fritsch 47-yard field goal

7

3

Jets

Toni Linhart 31-yard field goal

10

3

Oilers

Rob Carpenter 1-yard run (Toni Fritsch kick)

10

10

Oilers

Earl Campbell 4-yard run (Toni Fritsch kick)

10

17

3rd quarter

NYJ

HOU

Oilers

Mike Barber 37-yard pass from Dan Pastorini (Toni Fritsch kick)

10

24

4th quarter

NYJ

HOU

Jets

Jerome Barkum 18-yard pass from Richard Todd (Toni Linhart kick)

17

24

Jets

Richard Todd 1-yard run (Toni Linhart kick)

24

24

OT

NYJ

HOU

Oilers

Toni Fritsch 35-yard field goal

24

27