The Denver Broncos couldn't pull it off against the Detroit Lions, 24 to 20, on November 7, 1971.

Final

DET

Lions

5-2-1

24

DEN

Broncos

2-5-1

20

Team

DET

DEN

1

0

7

2

0

3

3

17

3

4

7

7

Total

24

20

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

DET

DEN

Broncos

Bobby Anderson 12-yard pass from Don Horn (Jim Turner kick)

0

7

2nd quarter

DET

DEN

Broncos

Jim Turner 21-yard field goal

0

10

3rd quarter

DET

DEN

Lions

Altie Taylor 36-yard run (Errol Mann kick)

7

10

Lions

Earl McCullouch 76-yard pass from Greg Landry (Errol Mann kick)

14

10

Broncos

Jim Turner 40-yard field goal

14

13

Lions

Errol Mann 10-yard field goal

17

13

4th quarter

DET

DEN

Broncos

Bobby Anderson 5-yard run (Jim Turner kick)

17

20

Lions

Charlie Sanders 5-yard pass from Greg Landry (Errol Mann kick)

24

20