The Atlanta Falcons couldn't pull it off against the Denver Broncos, 20 to 17, on September 16, 1979.

Final

DEN

Broncos

2-1-0

20

ATL

Falcons

2-1-0

17

Team

DEN

ATL

1

7

0

2

3

10

3

7

0

4

0

7

OT

3

0

Total

20

17

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

DEN

ATL

Broncos

Norris Weese 10-yard run (Jim Turner kick)

7

0

2nd quarter

DEN

ATL

Falcons

William Andrews 3-yard pass from Steve Bartkowski (Tim Mazzetti kick)

7

7

Broncos

Jim Turner 24-yard field goal

10

7

Falcons

Tim Mazzetti 25-yard field goal

10

10

3rd quarter

DEN

ATL

Broncos

Norris Weese 1-yard run (Jim Turner kick)

17

10

4th quarter

DEN

ATL

Falcons

Wally Francis 22-yard pass from Steve Bartkowski (Tim Mazzetti kick)

17

17

OT

DEN

ATL

Broncos

Jim Turner 24-yard field goal

20

17