The New Orleans Saints decisively defeated the New York Giants, 28 to 17, on October 29, 1978.

Final

NYG

Giants

5-4-0

17

NO

Saints

5-4-0

28

Team

NYG

NO

1

7

0

2

10

7

3

0

7

4

0

14

Total

17

28

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

NYG

NO

Giants

Maurice Tyler 0-yard return of blocked punt (Joe Danelo kick)

7

0

2nd quarter

NYG

NO

Giants

Joe Danelo 50-yard field goal

10

0

Saints

Chuck Muncie 1-yard run (Steve Mike-Mayer kick)

10

7

Giants

Larry Csonka 1-yard run (Joe Danelo kick)

17

7

3rd quarter

NYG

NO

Saints

Henry Childs 1-yard pass from Archie Manning (Steve Mike-Mayer kick)

17

14

4th quarter

NYG

NO

Saints

Tony Galbreath 20-yard run (Steve Mike-Mayer kick)

17

21

Saints

Henry Childs 3-yard pass from Archie Manning (Steve Mike-Mayer kick)

17

28