The Atlanta Falcons emerged victorious over the Houston Oilers, 20 to 14, on September 3, 1978.

Final

HOU

Oilers

0-1-0

14

ATL

Falcons

1-0-0

20

Team

HOU

ATL

1

7

0

2

0

14

3

7

3

4

0

3

Total

14

20

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

HOU

ATL

Oilers

Earl Campbell 73-yard run (Toni Fritsch kick)

7

0

2nd quarter

HOU

ATL

Falcons

Bubba Bean 38-yard pass from June Jones (Fred Steinfort kick)

7

7

Falcons

Tom Moriarty 0-yard return of blocked punt (Fred Steinfort kick)

7

14

3rd quarter

HOU

ATL

Oilers

Rich Caster 8-yard pass from Dan Pastorini (Toni Fritsch kick)

14

14

Falcons

Fred Steinfort 30-yard field goal

14

17

4th quarter

HOU

ATL

Falcons

Fred Steinfort 48-yard field goal

14

20