The Atlanta Falcons decisively defeated the San Francisco 49ers, 31 to 21, on December 16, 1979.

Final

SF

49ers

2-14-0

21

ATL

Falcons

6-10-0

31

Team

SF

ATL

1

7

3

2

7

7

3

7

7

4

0

14

Total

21

31

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

SF

ATL

Falcons

Tim Mazzetti 22-yard field goal

0

3

49ers

Ken MacAfee 11-yard pass from Steve DeBerg (Ray Wersching kick)

7

3

2nd quarter

SF

ATL

Falcons

Haskel Stanback 1-yard run (Tim Mazzetti kick)

7

10

49ers

Paul Hofer 6-yard run (Ray Wersching kick)

14

10

3rd quarter

SF

ATL

Falcons

Haskel Stanback 6-yard run (Tim Mazzetti kick)

14

17

49ers

Paul Hofer 35-yard pass from Steve DeBerg (Ray Wersching kick)

21

17

4th quarter

SF

ATL

Falcons

Jim Mitchell 7-yard pass from Steve Bartkowski (Tim Mazzetti kick)

21

24

Falcons

Robert Pennywell 39-yard interception return (Tim Mazzetti kick)

21

31