The St. Louis Cardinals squeaked out a win over the Dallas Cowboys, 20 to 17, on October 4, 1981.

Final

DAL

Cowboys

4-1-0

17

STL

20

Team

DAL

STL

1

7

10

2

3

0

3

7

7

4

0

3

Total

17

20

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

DAL

STL

Cardinals

Wayne Morris 9-yard run (Neil O'Donoghue kick)

0

7

Cowboys

Tony Dorsett 7-yard run (Rafael Septien kick)

7

7

Cardinals

Neil O'Donoghue 19-yard field goal

7

10

2nd quarter

DAL

STL

Cowboys

Rafael Septien 26-yard field goal

10

10

3rd quarter

DAL

STL

Cardinals

Roy Green 30-yard pass from Jim Hart (Neil O'Donoghue kick)

10

17

Cowboys

Tony Dorsett 11-yard pass from Danny White (Rafael Septien kick)

17

17

4th quarter

DAL

STL

Cardinals

Neil O'Donoghue 37-yard field goal

17

20