The Minnesota Vikings couldn't pull it off against the St. Louis Cardinals, 19 to 17, on October 8, 1972.

Final

STL

19

MIN

Vikings

1-3-0

17

Team

STL

MIN

1

3

0

2

3

7

3

6

0

4

7

10

Total

19

17

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

STL

MIN

Cardinals

Jim Bakken 27-yard field goal

3

0

2nd quarter

STL

MIN

Cardinals

Jim Bakken 13-yard field goal

6

0

Vikings

Clint Jones 4-yard run (Fred Cox kick)

6

7

3rd quarter

STL

MIN

Cardinals

Ahmad Rashad 24-yard pass from Gary Cuozzo (kick failed)

12

7

4th quarter

STL

MIN

Vikings

Gene Washington 4-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Fred Cox kick)

12

14

Vikings

Fred Cox 37-yard field goal

12

17

Cardinals

Ahmad Rashad 24-yard pass from Gary Cuozzo (Jim Bakken kick)

19

17