The New England Patriots decisively defeated the Kansas City Chiefs, 33 to 17, on October 4, 1981.

Final

KC

Chiefs

3-2-0

17

NE

33

Team

KC

NE

1

7

7

2

0

7

3

3

10

4

7

9

Total

17

33

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

KC

NE

Patriots

Don Hasselbeck 13-yard pass from Matt Cavanaugh (John Smith kick)

0

7

Chiefs

Jim Hadnot 1-yard run (Nick Lowery kick)

7

7

2nd quarter

KC

NE

Patriots

Matt Cavanaugh 8-yard run (John Smith kick)

7

14

3rd quarter

KC

NE

Chiefs

Nick Lowery 35-yard field goal

10

14

Patriots

John Smith 50-yard field goal

10

17

Patriots

Tony Collins 13-yard run (John Smith kick)

10

24

4th quarter

KC

NE

Chiefs

Joe Delaney 18-yard run (Nick Lowery kick)

17

24

Patriots

Stanley Morgan 66-yard pass from Andy Johnson (kick failed)

17

30

Patriots

John Smith 43-yard field goal

17

33