The Atlanta Falcons squeaked out a win over the Minnesota Vikings, 31 to 30, on November 23, 1981.

Final

MIN

Vikings

7-5-0

30

ATL

Falcons

6-6-0

31

Team

MIN

ATL

1

7

7

2

14

0

3

0

14

4

9

10

Total

30

31

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

MIN

ATL

Vikings

Ahmad Rashad 6-yard pass from Tommy Kramer (Rick Danmeier kick)

7

0

Falcons

Alfred Jackson 8-yard pass from Steve Bartkowski (Mick Luckhurst kick)

7

7

2nd quarter

MIN

ATL

Vikings

Ahmad Rashad 42-yard pass from Tommy Kramer (Rick Danmeier kick)

14

7

Vikings

Bob Bruer 3-yard pass from Tommy Kramer (Rick Danmeier kick)

21

7

3rd quarter

MIN

ATL

Falcons

Junior Miller 3-yard pass from Steve Bartkowski (Mick Luckhurst kick)

21

14

Falcons

Wally Francis 29-yard pass from Steve Bartkowski (Mick Luckhurst kick)

21

21

4th quarter

MIN

ATL

Falcons

Mick Luckhurst 32-yard field goal

21

24

Falcons

Buddy Curry 35-yard interception return (Mick Luckhurst kick)

21

31

Vikings

Safety (Walt Williams)

23

31

Vikings

Joe Senser 16-yard pass from Tommy Kramer (Rick Danmeier kick)

30

31