The Detroit Lions were decisively beaten by the Atlanta Falcons, 30 to 14, on September 18, 1983.

Final

ATL

Falcons

2-1-0

30

DET

Lions

1-2-0

14

Team

ATL

DET

1

3

0

2

21

7

3

0

7

4

6

0

Total

30

14

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

ATL

DET

Falcons

Mick Luckhurst 28-yard field goal

3

0

2nd quarter

ATL

DET

Falcons

Alfred Jackson 54-yard pass from Steve Bartkowski (Mick Luckhurst kick)

10

0

Falcons

Ben Young 11-yard pass from Steve Bartkowski (Mick Luckhurst kick)

17

0

Lions

James Jones 1-yard run (Eddie Murray kick)

17

7

Falcons

Alfred Jackson 36-yard pass from Steve Bartkowski (Mick Luckhurst kick)

24

7

3rd quarter

ATL

DET

Lions

Rob Rubick 6-yard pass from Gary Danielson (Eddie Murray kick)

24

14

4th quarter

ATL

DET

Falcons

Mick Luckhurst 42-yard field goal

27

14

Falcons

Mick Luckhurst 45-yard field goal

30

14