The Minnesota Vikings squeaked out a win over the Atlanta Falcons, 24 to 23, on September 7, 1980.

Final

ATL

Falcons

0-1-0

23

MIN

Vikings

1-0-0

24

Team

ATL

MIN

1

6

7

2

0

7

3

7

7

4

10

3

Total

23

24

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

ATL

MIN

Falcons

Lynn Cain 3-yard run (kick failed)

6

0

Vikings

Sammy White 24-yard pass from Tommy Kramer (Rick Danmeier kick)

6

7

2nd quarter

ATL

MIN

Vikings

Joe Senser 4-yard pass from Tommy Kramer (Rick Danmeier kick)

6

14

3rd quarter

ATL

MIN

Vikings

Bob Tucker 4-yard pass from Tommy Kramer (Rick Danmeier kick)

6

21

Falcons

Alfred Jenkins 46-yard pass from Steve Bartkowski (Tim Mazzetti kick)

13

21

4th quarter

ATL

MIN

Falcons

Alfred Jackson 19-yard pass from Steve Bartkowski (Tim Mazzetti kick)

20

21

Falcons

Tim Mazzetti 23-yard field goal

23

21

Vikings

Rick Danmeier 27-yard field goal

23

24