The Atlanta Falcons were easily defeated by the Detroit Lions, 30 to 13, on December 27, 1987.

Final

DET

Lions

4-11-0

30

ATL

Falcons

3-12-0

13

Team

DET

ATL

1

7

0

2

3

13

3

10

0

4

10

0

Total

30

13

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

DET

ATL

Lions

Gary Ellerson 8-yard run (Eddie Murray kick)

7

0

2nd quarter

DET

ATL

Falcons

Mick Luckhurst 50-yard field goal

7

3

Lions

Eddie Murray 45-yard field goal

10

3

Falcons

Floyd Dixon 51-yard pass from Chris Miller (Mick Luckhurst kick)

10

10

Falcons

Mick Luckhurst 28-yard field goal

10

13

3rd quarter

DET

ATL

Lions

Gary Ellerson 2-yard run (Eddie Murray kick)

17

13

Lions

Eddie Murray 23-yard field goal

20

13

4th quarter

DET

ATL

Lions

Eddie Murray 46-yard field goal

23

13

Lions

Ricky Smith 34-yard interception return (Eddie Murray kick)

30

13