The New Orleans Saints were easily defeated by the Los Angeles Rams, 35 to 17, on October 7, 1979.

Final

LA

Rams

4-2-0

35

NO

Saints

2-4-0

17

Team

LA

NO

1

0

7

2

28

0

3

0

3

4

7

7

Total

35

17

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

LA

NO

Saints

Tony Galbreath 3-yard run (Garo Yepremian kick)

0

7

2nd quarter

LA

NO

Rams

Wendell Tyler 5-yard run (Frank Corral kick)

7

7

Rams

Wendell Tyler 2-yard run (Frank Corral kick)

14

7

Rams

Ron Jessie 39-yard pass from Pat Haden (Frank Corral kick)

21

7

Rams

Terry Nelson 5-yard pass from Pat Haden (Frank Corral kick)

28

7

3rd quarter

LA

NO

Saints

Garo Yepremian 32-yard field goal

28

10

4th quarter

LA

NO

Saints

Henry Childs 6-yard pass from Archie Manning (Garo Yepremian kick)

28

17

Rams

Ron Jessie 24-yard pass from Pat Haden (Frank Corral kick)

35

17