The Atlanta Falcons fell to the Cleveland Browns, 24 to 16, on September 17, 1978.

Final

CLE

Browns

3-0-0

24

ATL

Falcons

1-2-0

16

Team

CLE

ATL

1

0

3

2

17

7

3

0

0

4

7

6

Total

24

16

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

CLE

ATL

Falcons

Fred Steinfort 24-yard field goal

0

3

2nd quarter

CLE

ATL

Browns

Don Cockroft 43-yard field goal

3

3

Browns

Ozzie Newsome 2-yard pass from Brian Sipe (Don Cockroft kick)

10

3

Falcons

Haskel Stanback 15-yard run (Fred Steinfort kick)

10

10

Browns

Reggie Rucker 27-yard pass from Brian Sipe (Don Cockroft kick)

17

10

4th quarter

CLE

ATL

Falcons

Ray Strong 2-yard run (kick failed)

17

16

Browns

Brian Sipe 2-yard run (Don Cockroft kick)

24

16