The Houston Oilers squeaked out a win over the Detroit Lions, 35 to 31, on November 5, 1989.

Final

DET

Lions

1-8-0

31

HOU

Oilers

5-4-0

35

Team

DET

HOU

1

7

7

2

10

7

3

7

14

4

7

7

Total

31

35

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

DET

HOU

Lions

Barry Sanders 1-yard run (Eddie Murray kick)

7

0

Oilers

Lorenzo White 1-yard run (Tony Zendejas kick)

7

7

2nd quarter

DET

HOU

Lions

Robert Clark 16-yard pass from Rodney Peete (Eddie Murray kick)

14

7

Oilers

Mike Rozier 1-yard run (Tony Zendejas kick)

14

14

Lions

Eddie Murray 47-yard field goal

17

14

3rd quarter

DET

HOU

Lions

William White 20-yard fumble return (Eddie Murray kick)

24

14

Oilers

Ernest Givins 6-yard pass from Warren Moon (Tony Zendejas kick)

24

21

Oilers

Drew Hill 7-yard pass from Warren Moon (Tony Zendejas kick)

24

28

4th quarter

DET

HOU

Oilers

Warren Moon 2-yard run (Tony Zendejas kick)

24

35

Lions

Barry Sanders 14-yard run (Eddie Murray kick)

31

35