The Houston Oilers fell to the St. Louis Cardinals, 24 to 17, on October 7, 1979.

Final

STL

24

HOU

Oilers

4-2-0

17

Team

STL

HOU

1

0

0

2

7

14

3

3

0

4

14

3

Total

24

17

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

2nd quarter

STL

HOU

Cardinals

Theotis Brown 2-yard run (Steve Little kick)

7

0

Oilers

Earl Campbell 4-yard run (Toni Fritsch kick)

7

7

Oilers

Ken Burrough 11-yard pass from Dan Pastorini (Toni Fritsch kick)

7

14

3rd quarter

STL

HOU

Cardinals

Steve Little 24-yard field goal

10

14

4th quarter

STL

HOU

Oilers

Toni Fritsch 51-yard field goal

10

17

Cardinals

Wayne Morris 1-yard run (Steve Little kick)

17

17

Cardinals

Wayne Morris 6-yard run (Steve Little kick)

24

17