The New England Patriots emerged victorious over the Denver Broncos, 23 to 14, on September 29, 1980.

Final

DEN

Broncos

1-3-0

14

NE

23

Team

DEN

NE

1

7

3

2

0

7

3

7

7

4

0

6

Total

14

23

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

DEN

NE

Broncos

Haven Moses 17-yard pass from Matt Robinson (Fred Steinfort kick)

7

0

Patriots

John Smith 26-yard field goal

7

3

2nd quarter

DEN

NE

Patriots

Vagas Ferguson 2-yard run (John Smith kick)

7

10

3rd quarter

DEN

NE

Broncos

Otis Armstrong 8-yard run (Fred Steinfort kick)

14

10

Patriots

Stanley Morgan 45-yard pass from Steve Grogan (John Smith kick)

14

17

4th quarter

DEN

NE

Patriots

John Smith 19-yard field goal

14

20

Patriots

John Smith 36-yard field goal

14

23