The Chicago Bears couldn't pull it off against the Atlanta Falcons, 20 to 17, on September 4, 1983.

Final

ATL

Falcons

1-0-0

20

CHI

Bears

0-1-0

17

Team

ATL

CHI

1

6

0

2

0

10

3

7

7

4

7

0

Total

20

17

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

ATL

CHI

Falcons

William Andrews 23-yard pass from Steve Bartkowski (kick failed)

6

0

2nd quarter

ATL

CHI

Bears

Ken Margerum 8-yard pass from Jim McMahon (Bob Thomas kick)

6

7

Bears

Bob Thomas 29-yard field goal

6

10

3rd quarter

ATL

CHI

Falcons

Gerald Riggs 1-yard run (Mick Luckhurst kick)

13

10

Bears

Anthony Hutchison 2-yard run (Bob Thomas kick)

13

17

4th quarter

ATL

CHI

Falcons

Alfred Jenkins 21-yard pass from Steve Bartkowski (Mick Luckhurst kick)

20

17