The New Orleans Saints couldn't pull it off against the New England Patriots, 30 to 27, on October 4, 1998.

Final

NE

30

NO

Saints

3-1-0

27

Team

NE

NO

1

3

0

2

14

14

3

10

3

4

3

10

Total

30

27

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

NE

NO

Patriots

Adam Vinatieri 34-yard field goal

3

0

2nd quarter

NE

NO

Saints

Keith Mitchell 63-yard fumble return (Doug Brien kick)

3

7

Patriots

Vincent Brisby 6-yard pass from Drew Bledsoe (Adam Vinatieri kick)

10

7

Patriots

Robert Edwards 8-yard run (Adam Vinatieri kick)

17

7

Saints

Cameron Cleeland 1-yard pass from Danny Wuerffel (Doug Brien kick)

17

14

3rd quarter

NE

NO

Patriots

Henry Thomas 24-yard interception return (Adam Vinatieri kick)

24

14

Saints

Doug Brien 21-yard field goal

24

17

Patriots

Adam Vinatieri 49-yard field goal

27

17

4th quarter

NE

NO

Saints

Lamar Smith 7-yard pass from Danny Wuerffel (Doug Brien kick)

27

24

Saints

Doug Brien 37-yard field goal

27

27

Patriots

Adam Vinatieri 27-yard field goal

30

27