The New Orleans Saints squeaked out a win over the Chicago Bears, 34 to 31, on September 18, 1983.

Final

CHI

Bears

1-2-0

31

NO

Saints

2-1-0

34

Team

CHI

NO

1

7

7

2

3

3

3

7

14

4

14

7

OT

0

3

Total

31

34

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

CHI

NO

Bears

Willie Gault 8-yard pass from Jim McMahon (Bob Thomas kick)

7

0

Saints

Hokie Gajan 3-yard run (Morten Andersen kick)

7

7

2nd quarter

CHI

NO

Saints

Morten Andersen 21-yard field goal

7

10

Bears

Bob Thomas 27-yard field goal

10

10

3rd quarter

CHI

NO

Saints

Hoby Brenner 15-yard pass from Ken Stabler (Morten Andersen kick)

10

17

Saints

Kenny Duckett 25-yard pass from Ken Stabler (Morten Andersen kick)

10

24

Bears

Walter Payton 49-yard run (Bob Thomas kick)

17

24

4th quarter

CHI

NO

Bears

Willie Gault 56-yard pass from Walter Payton (Bob Thomas kick)

24

24

Saints

Johnnie Poe 31-yard interception return (Morten Andersen kick)

24

31

Bears

Willie Gault 21-yard pass from Walter Payton (Bob Thomas kick)

31

31

OT

CHI

NO

Saints

Morten Andersen 41-yard field goal

31

34