The New England Patriots couldn't pull it off against the Houston Oilers, 26 to 23, on November 12, 1978.

Final

HOU

Oilers

7-4-0

26

NE

23

Team

HOU

NE

1

0

6

2

7

17

3

7

0

4

12

0

Total

26

23

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

HOU

NE

Patriots

David Posey 32-yard field goal

0

3

Patriots

David Posey 34-yard field goal

0

6

2nd quarter

HOU

NE

Patriots

Horace Ivory 3-yard run (David Posey kick)

0

13

Patriots

David Posey 37-yard field goal

0

16

Patriots

Steve Grogan 7-yard run (David Posey kick)

0

23

Oilers

Rob Carpenter 8-yard run (Toni Fritsch kick)

7

23

3rd quarter

HOU

NE

Oilers

Rob Carpenter 1-yard run (Toni Fritsch kick)

14

23

4th quarter

HOU

NE

Oilers

Earl Campbell 1-yard run (kick failed)

20

23

Oilers

Rich Caster 10-yard pass from Dan Pastorini (kick failed)

26

23