The Washington Redskins couldn't pull it off against the Houston Oilers, 29 to 27, on September 2, 1979.

Final

HOU

Oilers

1-0-0

29

WAS

27

Team

HOU

WAS

1

6

0

2

0

17

3

7

7

4

16

3

Total

29

27

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

HOU

WAS

Oilers

Toni Fritsch 41-yard field goal

3

0

Oilers

Toni Fritsch 46-yard field goal

6

0

2nd quarter

HOU

WAS

Redskins

Mark Moseley 27-yard field goal

6

3

Redskins

Jean Fugett 8-yard pass from Joe Theismann (Mark Moseley kick)

6

10

Redskins

Benny Malone 1-yard run (Mark Moseley kick)

6

17

3rd quarter

HOU

WAS

Oilers

Earl Campbell 13-yard run (Toni Fritsch kick)

13

17

Redskins

Jean Fugett 30-yard pass from Joe Theismann (Mark Moseley kick)

13

24

4th quarter

HOU

WAS

Redskins

Mark Moseley 39-yard field goal

13

27

Oilers

Billy Johnson 14-yard pass from Dan Pastorini (kick failed)

19

27

Oilers

Toni Fritsch 26-yard field goal

22

27

Oilers

Earl Campbell 3-yard run (Toni Fritsch kick)

29

27