The Detroit Lions decisively defeated the New York Giants, 30 to 16, on September 17, 1972.

Final

NYG

Giants

0-1-0

16

DET

Lions

1-0-0

30

Team

NYG

DET

1

0

0

2

10

13

3

0

7

4

6

10

Total

16

30

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

2nd quarter

NYG

DET

Lions

Errol Mann 26-yard field goal

0

3

Lions

John Hilton 66-yard pass from Greg Landry (Errol Mann kick)

0

10

Giants

Pete Gogolak 42-yard field goal

3

10

Lions

Errol Mann 20-yard field goal

3

13

Giants

Rocky Thompson 92-yard kickoff return (Pete Gogolak kick)

10

13

3rd quarter

NYG

DET

Lions

Al Barnes 8-yard pass from Greg Landry (Errol Mann kick)

10

20

4th quarter

NYG

DET

Lions

Ron Jessie 11-yard pass from Greg Landry (Errol Mann kick)

10

27

Giants

Bob Tucker 2-yard pass from Norm Snead (kick failed)

16

27

Lions

Errol Mann 38-yard field goal

16

30