The Atlanta Falcons squeaked out a win over the New Orleans Saints, 20 to 17, on November 26, 1978.

Final

NO

Saints

5-8-0

17

ATL

Falcons

8-5-0

20

Team

NO

ATL

1

7

7

2

7

3

3

3

0

4

0

10

Total

17

20

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

NO

ATL

Falcons

Haskel Stanback 3-yard run (Tim Mazzetti kick)

0

7

Saints

Larry Hardy 71-yard pass from Archie Manning (Steve Mike-Mayer kick)

7

7

2nd quarter

NO

ATL

Falcons

Tim Mazzetti 39-yard field goal

7

10

Saints

Chuck Muncie 28-yard run (Steve Mike-Mayer kick)

14

10

3rd quarter

NO

ATL

Saints

Steve Mike-Mayer 18-yard field goal

17

10

4th quarter

NO

ATL

Falcons

Tim Mazzetti 28-yard field goal

17

13

Falcons

Jim Mitchell 1-yard pass from Steve Bartkowski (Tim Mazzetti kick)

17

20