The St. Louis Cardinals couldn't pull it off against the New York Giants, 21 to 20, on October 3, 1971.

Final

NYG

Giants

2-1-0

21

STL

20

Team

NYG

STL

1

14

3

2

7

7

3

0

7

4

0

3

Total

21

20

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

NYG

STL

Cardinals

Jim Bakken 14-yard field goal

0

3

Giants

Rocky Thompson 93-yard kickoff return (Pete Gogolak kick)

7

3

Giants

Bob Tucker 10-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Pete Gogolak kick)

14

3

2nd quarter

NYG

STL

Giants

Fran Tarkenton 2-yard run (Pete Gogolak kick)

21

3

Cardinals

Mel Gray 64-yard pass from Pete Beathard (Jim Bakken kick)

21

10

3rd quarter

NYG

STL

Cardinals

Mel Gray 60-yard pass from Pete Beathard (Jim Bakken kick)

21

17

4th quarter

NYG

STL

Cardinals

Jim Bakken 22-yard field goal

21

20