The New York Jets squeaked out a win over the New England Patriots, 27 to 26, on December 9, 1979.

Final

NE

26

NYJ

Jets

7-8-0

27

Team

NE

NYJ

1

0

7

2

12

10

3

7

7

4

7

3

Total

26

27

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

NE

NYJ

Jets

Derrick Gaffney 13-yard pass from Richard Todd (Dave Jacobs kick)

0

7

2nd quarter

NE

NYJ

Patriots

John Smith 47-yard field goal

3

7

Patriots

Safety (Team)

5

7

Patriots

Stanley Morgan 48-yard pass from Steve Grogan (John Smith kick)

12

7

Jets

Tom Newton 1-yard run (Dave Jacobs kick)

12

14

Jets

Dave Jacobs 39-yard field goal

12

17

3rd quarter

NE

NYJ

Patriots

Sam Cunningham 1-yard run (John Smith kick)

19

17

Jets

Richard Todd 8-yard run (Dave Jacobs kick)

19

24

4th quarter

NE

NYJ

Jets

Dave Jacobs 25-yard field goal

19

27

Patriots

Stanley Morgan 39-yard pass from Steve Grogan (John Smith kick)

26

27