The Green Bay Packers couldn't pull it off against the New York Giants, 42 to 40, on September 19, 1971.

Final

NYG

Giants

1-0-0

42

GB

Packers

0-1-0

40

Team

NYG

GB

1

0

7

2

28

7

3

14

10

4

0

16

Total

42

40

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

NYG

GB

Packers

Ken Ellis 100-yard return of missed field goal (Dave Conway kick)

0

7

2nd quarter

NYG

GB

Giants

Rich Houston 6-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Pete Gogolak kick)

7

7

Giants

Rich Houston 39-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Pete Gogolak kick)

14

7

Giants

Ralph Heck 0-yard fumble return (Pete Gogolak kick)

21

7

Giants

Joe Green 0-yard fumble return (Pete Gogolak kick)

28

7

Packers

Dave Hampton 19-yard pass from Zeke Bratkowski (Dave Conway kick)

28

14

3rd quarter

NYG

GB

Packers

Lou Michaels 28-yard field goal

28

17

Giants

Rich Houston 81-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Pete Gogolak kick)

35

17

Packers

Rich McGeorge 21-yard pass from Scott Hunter (Dave Conway kick)

35

24

Giants

Tucker Frederickson 20-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Pete Gogolak kick)

42

24

4th quarter

NYG

GB

Packers

Donny Anderson 19-yard run (Dave Conway kick)

42

31

Packers

Carroll Dale 18-yard pass from Scott Hunter (Dave Conway kick)

42

38

Packers

Safety (Doug Hart)

42

40