MED70sTournament - Week 2
'75 Buffalo Bills vs '79 New Orleans Saints
At The Louisiana Superdome Internet game played between Tom Davis and Bill Keller. November 8, 1978
Team 1 2 3 4 Total
'75 Buffalo Bills 7 7 3 24 41
'79 New Orleans Saints 7 21 3 7 38
Scoring Plays '75 Bills '79 Saints
1st Quarter
'79 Saints 6:13 Chandler 6 yd. pass from Manning ( Yepremian Kick ) ( 9-91, 5:22 ) 0 7
'75 Bills 5:58 Simpson 64 yd. run ( Leypoldt Kick ) ( 1-64, 0:15 ) 7 7
2nd Quarter
'75 Bills 12:00 Simpson 2 yd. run ( Leypoldt Kick ) ( 11-56, 6:36 ) 14 7
'79 Saints 8:43 Harris 34 yd. pass from Manning ( Yepremian Kick ) ( 6-85, 3:17 ) 14 14
'79 Saints 4:26 Chandler 16 yd. pass from Manning ( Yepremian Kick ) ( 7-35, 3:13 ) 14 21
'79 Saints 1:39 Chandler 8 yd. pass from Manning ( Yepremian Kick ) ( 1-8, 0:06 ) 14 28
3rd Quarter
'75 Bills 10:00 Leypoldt 32 yd. Field Goal ( 7-53, 2:28 ) 17 28
'79 Saints 4:48 Yepremian 37 yd. Field Goal ( 9-60, 5:12 ) 17 31
4th Quarter
'75 Bills 14:21 Seymour 6 yd. pass from Ferguson ( Leypoldt Kick ) ( 13-80, 5:27 ) 24 31
'75 Bills 10:53 Leypoldt 24 yd. Field Goal ( 5-22, 2:26 ) 27 31
'79 Saints 10:45 Chandler 80 yd. pass from Manning ( Yepremian Kick ) ( 1-80, 0:08 ) 27 38
'75 Bills 7:13 Braxton 3 yd. run ( Leypoldt Kick ) ( 12-80, 3:32 ) 34 38
'75 Bills 2:19 Simpson 5 yd. run ( Leypoldt Kick ) ( 7-46, 1:38 ) 41 38

MVP: O.J. Simpson HB (Buffalo)
Rushing: 179 Yds, 3 TD, Receiving: 4 Catches, 89 Yds. Winning 5 yd Touchdown. 2:19 4th

Unavailable
BUF: None
NOR: R.Erxleben (K)
Temp: 62 in the Dome. Outside Temp 69.
Surface: Turf
Drive Charts
'75 Buffalo Bills '79 New Orleans Saints
Start Time Drive # of Yards Start Time Drive # of Yards
Time Poss Began Plays Gained Result Time Poss Began Plays Gained Result
15:00 3:25 BUF 7 7 37 Punt 11:35 5:22 NOR 9 9 91 Touchdown
6:13 0:15 BUF 36 1 64 Touchdown 5:58 2:22 NOR 20 5 38 Interception
3:36 6:36 BUF 44 11 56 Touchdown 12:00 3:17 NOR 15 6 85 Touchdown
8:43 1:04 BUF 33 2 2 Fumble 7:39 3:13 BUF 35 7 35 Touchdown
4:26 0:58 BUF 22 3 9 Punt 3:28 1:34 NOR 33 5 13 Punt
1:54 0:09 BUF 5 1 0 Interception 1:45 0:06 BUF 8 1 8 Touchdown
1:39 1:31 BUF 33 10 63 Interception 0:08 0:08 NOR 20 1 -1 End of Half
12:28 2:28 BUF 32 7 53 Field Goal 15:00 2:32 NOR 20 3 13 Punt
4:48 5:27 BUF 20 13 80 Touchdown 10:00 5:12 NOR 20 9 60 Field Goal
13:19 2:26 NOR 29 5 22 Field Goal 14:21 1:02 NOR 20 2 -5 Interception
10:45 3:32 BUF 20 12 80 Touchdown 10:53 0:08 NOR 20 1 80 Touchdown
5:25 1:21 BUF 40 5 29 Interception 7:13 1:48 NOR 20 3 5 Punt
3:57 1:38 NOR 46 7 46 Touchdown 4:04 0:07 NOR 20 1 0 Interception
1:30 1:30 NOR 43 4 9 End of Game 2:19 0:49 NOR 27 5 16 Downs
32:20 BUF 34 88 550 27:40 NOR 29 58 438
Time of Possession by Quarter 1st 2nd 3rd 4th OT Total
'75 Buffalo Bills 7:16 6:42 7:16 11:06 32:20
'79 New Orleans Saints 7:44 8:18 7:44 3:54 27:40
Team Statistics '75 Bills '79 Saints
Total Points 41 38
1st Downs 30 19
Rushing 10 2
Passing 20 13
Penalty 0 4
3rd-Down Conversions 5-13 6-12
4th-Down Conversions 4-4 1-2
Penalties-Yards 8-89 7-55
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 1-0
Time Of Pos. 32:20 27:40
Total Net Yards 569 424
Total Plays 88 58
Average Gain 6.5 7.3
Net Yards Rushing 230 98
Rushes 49 26
Avg. Per Rush 4.7 3.8
Net Yards Passing 339 326
Completions 27 18
Attempts 35 32
Completion % 77.1 56.2
Yards Per Completion 13.6 18.1
Times Sacked 4 0
Had Intercepted 3 3
Touchdowns 5 5
Rushing 4 0
Passing 1 5
Other 0 0
Extra Points 5-5 5-5
Field Goals 2-2 1-1
'75 Buffalo Bills '79 New Orleans Saints
Rushing Att Yds Avg LG TD Rushing Att Yds Avg LG TD
O.J. Simpson 30 179 6.0 64 3 Chuck Muncie 13 53 4.1 14 0
Jim Braxton 16 52 3.2 9 1 Tony Galbreath 7 26 3.7 8 0
Joe Ferguson 3 -1 -0.3 1 0 Jack Holmes 3 9 3.0 7 0
Archie Manning 2 4 2.0 5 0
Mike Strachan 1 6 6.0 6 0
Totals 49 230 4.7 64 4 Totals 26 98 3.8 14 0
Passing Att Cm Yds Sk Yds TD LG IN RT Passing Att Cm Yds Sk Yds TD LG IN RT
Joe Ferguson 35 27 368 4 29 1 37 3 84 Archie Manning 32 18 326 0 0 5 80 3 92
Totals 35 27 368 4 29 1 37 3 84 Totals 32 18 326 0 0 5 80 3 92
Receiving Rec Yds Avg LG TD Receiving Rec Yds Avg LG TD
Jim Braxton 7 62 8.9 17 0 Wes Chandler 7 163 23.3 80 4
Bob Chandler 7 107 15.3 35 0 Ike Harris 4 78 19.5 34 1
O.J. Simpson 4 89 22.2 37 0 Tony Galbreath 3 34 11.3 22 0
J.D. Hill 4 49 12.2 24 0 Henry Childs 2 28 14.0 20 0
Paul Seymour 3 33 11.0 14 1 Chuck Muncie 2 23 11.5 20 0
John Holland 1 13 13.0 13 0
Reuben Gant 1 15 15.0 15 0
Totals 27 368 13.6 37 1 Totals 18 326 18.1 80 5
Defense Tkl Int Yds TD Sck Stf Hur PD FF Defense Tkl Int Yds TD Sck Stf Hur PD FF
Bo Cornell 10 - - - - - - - - Pat Hughes 13 - - - - 1 - - -
Tom Ruud 6 - - - - - - - - Ray M. Brown 10 - - - - - - - -
Ed Jones 5 1 2 - - - - 1 - Tom Myers 8 2 20 - - - - - -
Dwight Harrison 5 1 7 - - - - - - Joe Federspiel 8 - - - - - - - -
Doug Allen 4 - - - - - - - - Eric Felton 7 1 - - - - - - -
Jeff Winans 3 - - - - 1 - - - Ken Bordelon 7 - - - - - - - -
Charlie Ford 3 - - - - - - - - Barry Bennett 6 - - - - - - - -
Tony Greene 2 - - - - - - 1 - Jim Merlo 6 - - - 1 - - - -
Mike Kadish 2 - - - - 1 - - - Clarence Chapman 6 - - - - - - - -
Steve Freeman 2 - - - - - - - - Jim Kovach 5 - - - 1 - - 1 -
John McCrumbly 2 - - - - - - - 1 Reggie Mathis 5 - - - 1 1 - - -
Earl Edwards 2 - - - - - - - - David Gray 3 - - - - - - - -
Merv Krakau 2 - - - - - - - - Don Schwartz 3 - - - - - - - -
Royce McKinney 1 - - - - - - 1 - Elex Price 3 - - - - - - - -
John Skorupan 1 1 4 - - - - - - Ricky Ray 3 - - - - - - - -
Pat Toomay 1 - - - - - - - - Ralph McGill 2 - - - - - - - -
Walt Patulski 1 - - - - 1 - - - Mike Fultz 2 - - - - - - - -
Frank Oliver 1 - - - - - - 1 - Don Reese 2 - - - 1 1 - - -
Derland Moore 2 - - - - - - - -
Elois Grooms 1 - - - - - - - -
Totals 53 3 13 - - 3 - 4 1 Totals 102 3 20 - 4 3 - 1 -
Fumbles No Lost Rec OPRec Yds Fumbles No Lost Rec OPRec Yds
O.J. Simpson 1 1 0 0 0 Archie Manning 1 0 0 0 0
Barry Bennett 0 0 0 1 0
Mike Strachan 0 0 1 0 -1
Totals 1 1 0 0 0 Totals 1 0 1 1 -1
Punting No Yds Avg TB In20 LG Punting No Yds Avg TB In20 LG
Marv Bateman 2 87 43.5 0 1 47 Rick Partridge 3 123 41.0 0 1 49
Totals 2 87 43.5 0 1 47 Totals 3 123 41.0 0 1 49
Punt Returns No Yds Avg FC LG TD Punt Returns No Yds Avg FC LG TD
Gary Hayman 1 4 4.0 0 4 0 Rich Mauti 1 4 4.0 1 4 0
Totals 1 4 4.0 0 4 0 Totals 1 4 4.0 1 4 0
Kickoff Returns No Yds Avg LG TD Kickoff Returns No Yds Avg LG TD
Vic Washington 4 94 23.5 26 0 Rich Mauti 2 34 17.0 26 0
Gary Hayman 1 7 7.0 7 0 Wayne Wilson 1 12 12.0 12 0
Totals 5 101 20.2 26 0 Totals 3 46 15.3 26 0
Kicking FGA FGM LG XPA XPM Kicking FGA FGM LG XPA XPM
John Leypoldt 2 2 32 5 5 Garo Yepremian 1 1 37 5 5
Totals 2 2 32 5 5 Totals 1 1 37 5 5

 

'79 New Orleans Saints
15:00 NOR 40 Garo Yepremian kicks 60 yards. Gary Hayman pushed ob at BUF 7 for 7 yards.
'75 Buffalo Bills
14:53 1 & 10 BUF 7 O.J. Simpson Inside to BUF 9 for 2 yards. AP
PENALTY on '75 Buffalo, Holding, 4 yards, enforced at BUF 7, No play.
14:44 1 & 14 BUF 3 Jim Braxton Inside to BUF 7 for 4 yards. RUN
13:57 2 & 10 BUF 7 Joe Ferguson medium to Paul Seymour pushed ob at BUF 21 for 14 yards. P1 AP
13:48 1 & 10 BUF 21 O.J. Simpson Outside to BUF 28 for 7 yards. AP
13:00 2 & 3 BUF 28 O.J. Simpson Outside pushed ob at BUF 36 for 8 yards. R1 PR
12:51 1 & 10 BUF 36 Joe Ferguson medium incomplete to J.D. Hill. RUN
12:45 2 & 10 BUF 36 Jim Braxton Inside to BUF 45 for 9 yards. AP
11:57 3 & 1 BUF 45 Joe Ferguson medium short to J.D. Hill to NOR 42 for 13 yards. SY
PENALTY on '75 Buffalo, Holding, 10 yards, enforced at BUF 45, No play.
11:49 3 & 11 BUF 35 Joe Ferguson screen to O.J. Simpson pushed ob at BUF 44 for 9 yards. PR
11:42 4 & 2 BUF 44 Marv Bateman punts 47 yards to NOR 9. Fair catch by Rich Mauti
'79 New Orleans Saints
11:35 1 & 10 NOR 9 Archie Manning medium to Ike Harris to NOR 39 for 30 yards. P1 RUN
10:50 1 & 10 NOR 39 Archie Manning screen to Tony Galbreath to Midfield for 11 yards. P2 RUN
10:08 1 & 10 50 Chuck Muncie Outside to BUF 45 for 5 yards. BLB
9:19 2 & 5 BUF 45 Chuck Muncie Inside to BUF 43 for 2 yards. B+R
8:34 3 & 3 BUF 43 Archie Manning medium to Henry Childs to BUF 35 for 8 yards. X1 B+R
PENALTY on '75 Buffalo, Personal foul, 15 yards, enforced at BUF 35.
8:28 1 & 10 BUF 20 Archie Manning medium to Wes Chandler to BUF 7 for 13 yards. P3 RUN
7:45 1 & GL BUF 7 Archie Manning medium short to Ike Harris to BUF 4 for 3 yards. B+R
7:02 2 & GL BUF 4 Chuck Muncie Inside to BUF 6 for -2 yards. TIMEOUT '79 New Orleans SY
6:21 3 & GL BUF 6 Archie Manning P/A - medium to Wes Chandler for 6 yards. TOUCHDOWN 0 - 6 P4 B+R
6:13 BUF 2 Garo Yepremian extra point is Good 0 - 7
6:13 NOR 40 Garo Yepremian kicks 50 yards to BUF 10. Vic Washington to BUF 36 for 26 yards.
'75 Buffalo Bills
6:04 1 & 10 BUF 36 O.J. Simpson Outside for 64 yards. TOUCHDOWN 6 - 7 R2 AP
5:58 NOR 2 John Leypoldt extra point is Good 7 - 7
5:58 BUF 40 John Leypoldt kicks 60 yards to end zone, Touchback.
'79 New Orleans Saints
5:58 1 & 10 NOR 20 Chuck Muncie Inside to NOR 26 for 6 yards. B+R
5:15 2 & 4 NOR 26 Tony Galbreath Outside pushed ob at NOR 28 for 2 yards. RUN
5:07 3 & 2 NOR 28 Archie Manning flare to Tony Galbreath to Midfield for 22 yards. P5 AP
4:23 1 & 10 50 Tony Galbreath Outside to BUF 42 for 8 yards. B+R
3:44 2 & 2 BUF 42 Archie Manning medium short intended for Ike Harris. INTERCEPTED by John Skorupan at BUF 40.
John Skorupan to BUF 44 for 4 yards. RUN
'75 Buffalo Bills
3:36 1 & 10 BUF 44 Joe Ferguson medium to J.D. Hill pushed ob at NOR 47 for 9 yards. AP
3:29 2 & 1 NOR 47 Jim Braxton Outside to NOR 48 for -1 yards. RUN
2:42 3 & 2 NOR 48 Joe Ferguson medium short to Jim Braxton to NOR 39 for 9 yards. P2 RUN
2:02 1 & 10 NOR 39 O.J. Simpson Inside to NOR 33 for 6 yards. AP
1:15 2 & 4 NOR 33 Joe Ferguson medium short to John Holland to NOR 20 for 13 yards. P3 BAL
0:32 1 & 10 NOR 20 Jim Braxton Inside to NOR 19 for 1 yard. RUN
15:00 2 & 9 NOR 19 O.J. Simpson Inside to NOR 14 for 5 yards. RUN
14:14 3 & 4 NOR 14 Joe Ferguson medium short to Jim Braxton to NOR 11 for 3 yards. B+R
13:32 4 & 1 NOR 11 O.J. Simpson Inside to NOR 7 for 4 yards. R3 SY
12:53 1 & GL NOR 7 O.J. Simpson Inside to NOR 2 for 5 yards. RBL
12:08 2 & GL NOR 2 O.J. Simpson Short YDG for 2 yards. TOUCHDOWN 13 - 7 R4 SY
12:00 NOR 2 John Leypoldt extra point is Good 14 - 7
12:00 BUF 40 John Leypoldt kicks 53 yards to NOR 7. Rich Mauti to NOR 15 for 8 yards.
'79 New Orleans Saints
11:53 1 & 10 NOR 15 Archie Manning screen to Tony Galbreath to NOR 16 for 1 yard. B+R
11:12 2 & 9 NOR 16 Tony Galbreath Outside to NOR 23 for 7 yards. B+R
10:25 3 & 2 NOR 23 Archie Manning medium long to Wes Chandler pushed ob at NOR 40 for 17 yards. P6 B+R
10:16 1 & 10 NOR 40 Archie Manning medium long to Wes Chandler to BUF 37 for 23 yards. P7 RUN
9:31 1 & 10 BUF 37 Jack Holmes Draw to BUF 34 for 3 yards. RUN
8:51 2 & 7 BUF 34 Archie Manning medium short to Ike Harris for 34 yards. TOUCHDOWN 14 - 13 P8 RUN
8:43 BUF 2 Garo Yepremian extra point is Good 14 - 14
8:43 NOR 40 Garo Yepremian kicks 53 yards to BUF 7. Vic Washington pushed ob at BUF 33 for 26 yards.
'75 Buffalo Bills
8:34 1 & 10 BUF 33 O.J. Simpson Outside to BUF 33 for 0 yards. AP
7:46 2 & 10 BUF 33 O.J. Simpson Inside to BUF 35 for 2 yards. FUMBLE
Recovered by Barry Bennett (NOR). AP
'79 New Orleans Saints
7:39 1 & 10 BUF 35 Mike Strachan Outside to BUF 29 for 6 yards. TIMEOUT '79 New Orleans B+R
6:52 2 & 4 BUF 29 Archie Manning medium incomplete to Wes Chandler. B+R
6:45 3 & 4 BUF 29 Archie Manning QB Run to BUF 24 for 5 yards. FUMBLE
Recovered by Mike Strachan (NOR), Returned to BUF 25 for -1 yards. R1 RUN
6:02 1 & 10 BUF 25 Archie Manning medium incomplete to Henry Childs. B+R
5:55 2 & 10 BUF 25 Archie Manning medium short to Chuck Muncie to BUF 22 for 3 yards. B+R
5:12 3 & 7 BUF 22 Chuck Muncie Draw to BUF 16 for 6 yards. B+R
4:33 4 & 1 BUF 16 Archie Manning P/A - medium to Wes Chandler for 16 yards. TOUCHDOWN 14 - 20 P9 SY
4:26 BUF 2 Garo Yepremian extra point is Good 14 - 21
4:26 NOR 40 Garo Yepremian kicks 54 yards to BUF 6. Vic Washington to BUF 22 for 16 yards.
'75 Buffalo Bills
4:17 1 & 10 BUF 22 (SH) Joe Ferguson medium to Bob Chandler pushed ob at BUF 30 for 8 yards. AP
4:11 2 & 2 BUF 30 (SH) O.J. Simpson Outside pushed ob at BUF 29 for -1 yards. AP
4:02 3 & 3 BUF 29 (SH) Jim Braxton Inside to BUF 31 for 2 yards. PR
3:36 4 & 1 BUF 31 (SH) Marv Bateman punts 40 yards to NOR 29. Rich Mauti to NOR 33 for 4 yards.
'79 New Orleans Saints
3:28 1 & 10 NOR 33 Play Flagged Dead AP
PENALTY on '79 New Orleans, Delay of game, 5 yards, enforced at NOR 33, No play.
3:28 1 & 15 NOR 28 Archie Manning medium incomplete to Wes Chandler. B+R
3:21 2 & 15 NOR 28 Chuck Muncie Inside to NOR 30 for 2 yards. X2 B+R
PENALTY on '75 Buffalo, Flagrant face mask, 15 yards, enforced at NOR 30.
3:13 1 & 10 NOR 45 Archie Manning medium long incomplete to Wes Chandler. B+R
PENALTY on '79 New Orleans, Holding, 10 yards, enforced at NOR 45, No play.
3:05 1 & 20 NOR 35 Tony Galbreath Inside to NOR 40 for 5 yards. TIMEOUT '75 Buffalo PR
2:56 2 & 15 NOR 40 Play Flagged Dead B+R
PENALTY on '79 New Orleans, False start, 5 yards, enforced at NOR 40, No play.
2:56 2 & 20 NOR 35 Archie Manning medium to Ike Harris to NOR 46 for 11 yards. PR
2:09 3 & 9 NOR 46 Archie Manning medium incomplete to Ike Harris. B+R
2:02 4 & 9 NOR 46 Rick Partridge punts 49 yards to BUF 5. and rolls out of bounds
'75 Buffalo Bills
1:54 1 & 10 BUF 5 (SH) Joe Ferguson medium intended for O.J. Simpson. INTERCEPTED by Tom Myers at BUF 21.
Tom Myers to BUF 8 for 13 yards. AP
'79 New Orleans Saints
1:45 1 & GL BUF 8 Archie Manning P/A - medium to Wes Chandler for 8 yards. TOUCHDOWN 14 - 27 P10 RUN
1:39 BUF 2 Garo Yepremian extra point is Good 14 - 28
1:39 NOR 40 Garo Yepremian kicks 53 yards to BUF 7. Vic Washington to BUF 33 for 26 yards.
'75 Buffalo Bills
1:30 1 & 10 BUF 33 (SH) Joe Ferguson long incomplete to J.D. Hill. AP
1:21 2 & 10 BUF 33 (SH) Joe Ferguson long to O.J. Simpson pushed ob at NOR 30 for 37 yards. P4 PR
1:11 1 & 10 NOR 30 (SH) Joe Ferguson medium to Bob Chandler pushed ob at NOR 23 for 7 yards. PR
1:04 2 & 3 NOR 23 (SH) O.J. Simpson Outside pushed ob at NOR 21 for 2 yards. RUN
0:56 3 & 1 NOR 21 (SH) Joe Ferguson medium short incomplete to Paul Seymour. B+R
0:49 4 & 1 NOR 21 (SH) O.J. Simpson Outside pushed ob at NOR 18 for 3 yards. R5 SY
0:42 1 & 10 NOR 18 (SH) Joe Ferguson medium to Bob Chandler pushed ob at NOR 5 for 13 yards. P5 PR
0:33 1 & GL NOR 5 (SH) O.J. Simpson Outside to NOR 5 for 0 yards. TIMEOUT '75 Buffalo RUN
0:25 2 & GL NOR 5 (SH) Joe Ferguson QB Scramble to NOR 4 for 1 yard. TIMEOUT '75 Buffalo RUN
0:16 3 & GL NOR 4 (SH) Joe Ferguson medium intended for Paul Seymour. INTERCEPTED by Eric Felton at NOR -9, Touchback. B+R
'79 New Orleans Saints
0:08 1 & 10 NOR 20 (SD) Archie Manning QB Kneel to NOR 19 for -1 yards. RUN
'75 Buffalo Bills
15:00 BUF 40 John Leypoldt kicks 60 yards to end zone, Touchback.
'79 New Orleans Saints
15:00 1 & 10 NOR 20 (SD) Archie Manning medium incomplete to Wes Chandler. X3 B+R
PENALTY on '75 Buffalo, Holding, 5 yards, enforced at NOR 20, No play.
14:52 1 & 10 NOR 25 (SD) Chuck Muncie Inside to NOR 27 for 2 yards. RUN
14:07 2 & 8 NOR 27 (SD) Jack Holmes Inside to NOR 34 for 7 yards. B+R
13:19 3 & 1 NOR 34 (SD) Jack Holmes Inside to NOR 33 for -1 yards. B+R
12:34 4 & 2 NOR 33 (SD) Rick Partridge punts 35 yards to BUF 32. and rolls out of bounds
'75 Buffalo Bills
12:28 1 & 10 BUF 32 (H) Joe Ferguson long incomplete to J.D. Hill. AP
12:17 2 & 10 BUF 32 (H) O.J. Simpson Outside pushed ob at BUF 40 for 8 yards. (O.J. Simpson Shaken Up) RUN
12:08 3 & 2 BUF 40 (H) Joe Ferguson medium short to Jim Braxton pushed ob at BUF 49 for 9 yards. P6 RUN
12:01 1 & 10 BUF 49 (H) Joe Ferguson medium long to Bob Chandler pushed ob at NOR 16 for 35 yards. P7 BAL
11:51 1 & 10 NOR 16 (H) Jim Braxton Inside to NOR 16 for 0 yards. RUN
11:21 2 & 10 NOR 16 (H) Joe Ferguson sacked by Reggie Mathis to NOR 23 for -7 yards. PR
10:51 3 & 17 NOR 23 (H) Joe Ferguson screen to Jim Braxton to NOR 15 for 8 yards. PR
10:04 4 & 9 NOR 15 (H) John Leypoldt 32 yard field goal is Good 17 - 28
10:00 BUF 40 (H) John Leypoldt kicks 52 yards to NOR 8. Wayne Wilson pushed ob at NOR 20 for 12 yards.
'79 New Orleans Saints
9:51 1 & 10 NOR 20 (SD) Archie Manning medium incomplete to Wes Chandler. RUN
9:45 2 & 10 NOR 20 (SD) Archie Manning medium incomplete to Henry Childs. RUN
9:38 3 & 10 NOR 20 (SD) Chuck Muncie Draw to NOR 34 for 14 yards. R2 B+R
8:53 1 & 10 NOR 34 (SD) Chuck Muncie Inside to NOR 34 for 0 yards. RUN
8:08 2 & 10 NOR 34 (SD) Archie Manning medium short to Chuck Muncie to BUF 46 for 20 yards. P11 BLB
7:20 1 & 10 BUF 46 (SD) Archie Manning medium to Henry Childs to BUF 26 for 20 yards. P12 RUN
6:33 1 & 10 BUF 26 (SD) Chuck Muncie Inside to BUF 25 for 1 yard. BFS
5:48 2 & 9 BUF 25 (SD) Chuck Muncie Inside to BUF 20 for 5 yards. B+R
5:00 3 & 4 BUF 20 (SD) Archie Manning P/A - medium incomplete to Ike Harris. B+R
4:52 4 & 4 BUF 20 (SD) Garo Yepremian 37 yard field goal is Good 17 - 31
4:48 NOR 40 (SD) Garo Yepremian kicks 60 yards to end zone, Touchback.
'75 Buffalo Bills
4:48 1 & 10 BUF 20 (H) Jim Braxton Inside to BUF 27 for 7 yards. AP
4:19 2 & 3 BUF 27 (H) Joe Ferguson medium long to J.D. Hill pushed ob at NOR 49 for 24 yards. P8 PR
4:11 1 & 10 NOR 49 (H) O.J. Simpson Outside to NOR 49 for 0 yards. RUN
3:43 2 & 10 NOR 49 (H) O.J. Simpson Outside to NOR 47 for 2 yards. PR
3:11 3 & 8 NOR 47 (H) Joe Ferguson medium to Bob Chandler pushed ob at NOR 37 for 10 yards. P9 RUN
3:03 1 & 10 NOR 37 (H) O.J. Simpson Inside to NOR 33 for 4 yards. AP
2:41 2 & 6 NOR 33 (H) Joe Ferguson medium to O.J. Simpson to NOR 17 for 16 yards. P10 RUN
2:07 1 & 10 NOR 17 (H) Jim Braxton Inside to NOR 15 for 2 yards. BAL
1:20 2 & 8 NOR 15 (H) O.J. Simpson Outside to NOR 12 for 3 yards. PR
0:32 3 & 5 NOR 12 (H) O.J. Simpson Outside pushed ob at NOR 6 for 6 yards. R6 B+R
0:24 1 & GL NOR 6 (H) Jim Braxton Inside to NOR 2 for 4 yards. B+R
15:00 2 & GL NOR 2 O.J. Simpson Short YDG for 2 yards. TOUCHDOWN SY
PENALTY on '75 Buffalo, Holding, 10 yards, enforced at NOR 2, No play.
14:53 2 & GL NOR 12 (H) O.J. Simpson Draw to NOR 6 for 6 yards. B+R
14:29 3 & GL NOR 6 (H) Joe Ferguson medium to Paul Seymour for 6 yards. TOUCHDOWN 23 - 31 P11 RUN
14:21 NOR 2 (H) John Leypoldt extra point is Good 24 - 31
14:21 BUF 40 (H) John Leypoldt kicks 60 yards to end zone, Touchback.
'79 New Orleans Saints
14:21 1 & 10 NOR 20 (SD) Tony Galbreath Inside to NOR 25 for 5 yards. RUN
13:34 2 & 5 NOR 25 (SD) Archie Manning medium to Ike Harris to NOR 45 for 20 yards. RUN
PENALTY on '79 New Orleans, Holding, 10 yards, enforced at NOR 25, No play.
13:27 2 & 15 NOR 15 (SD) Archie Manning medium long intended for Wes Chandler. INTERCEPTED by Ed Jones at NOR 31.
Ed Jones to NOR 29 for 2 yards. B+R
'75 Buffalo Bills
13:19 1 & 10 NOR 29 (H) Jim Braxton Inside to NOR 27 for 2 yards. RUN
12:49 2 & 8 NOR 27 (H) Joe Ferguson medium to Bob Chandler pushed ob at NOR 10 for 17 yards. P12 PR
12:41 1 & GL NOR 10 (H) O.J. Simpson Outside to NOR 8 for 2 yards. RUN
12:11 2 & GL NOR 8 (H) Jim Braxton Inside to NOR 3 for 5 yards. RUN
11:37 3 & GL NOR 3 (H) Jim Braxton Inside to NOR 7 for -4 yards. SY
10:57 4 & GL NOR 7 (H) John Leypoldt 24 yard field goal is Good 27 - 31
10:53 BUF 40 (H) John Leypoldt kicks 60 yards to end zone, Touchback.
'79 New Orleans Saints
10:53 1 & 10 NOR 20 (SD) Archie Manning P/A - medium long to Wes Chandler for 80 yards. TOUCHDOWN 27 - 37 P13 B+R
10:45 BUF 2 (SD) Garo Yepremian extra point is Good 27 - 38
10:45 NOR 40 (SD) Garo Yepremian kicks 60 yards to end zone, Touchback.
'75 Buffalo Bills
10:45 1 & 10 BUF 20 (H) Joe Ferguson sacked by Jim Merlo to BUF 10 for -10 yards. RUN
10:17 2 & 20 BUF 10 (H) Joe Ferguson medium to O.J. Simpson pushed ob at BUF 37 for 27 yards. P13 AP
10:09 1 & 10 BUF 37 (H) Joe Ferguson medium long to Bob Chandler pushed ob at NOR 46 for 17 yards. P14 RUN
10:01 1 & 10 NOR 46 (H) Joe Ferguson sacked by Jim Kovach to BUF 47 for -7 yards. BAL
9:38 2 & 17 BUF 47 (H) O.J. Simpson Outside to NOR 47 for 6 yards. PR
9:02 3 & 11 NOR 47 (H) Joe Ferguson medium to J.D. Hill pushed ob at NOR 40 for 7 yards. PR
8:56 4 & 4 NOR 40 (H) Joe Ferguson medium short to Jim Braxton to NOR 31 for 9 yards. P15 RUN
8:33 1 & 10 NOR 31 (H) O.J. Simpson Outside to NOR 28 for 3 yards. PR
8:00 2 & 7 NOR 28 (H) Joe Ferguson medium to Reuben Gant pushed ob at NOR 13 for 15 yards. P16 PR
7:52 1 & 10 NOR 13 (H) O.J. Simpson Outside to NOR 12 for 1 yard. RUN
7:27 2 & 9 NOR 12 (H) Joe Ferguson medium to J.D. Hill pushed ob at NOR 3 for 9 yards. P17 RUN
7:20 1 & GL NOR 3 (H) Jim Braxton Inside for 3 yards. TOUCHDOWN 33 - 38 R7 SY
7:13 NOR 2 (H) John Leypoldt extra point is Good 34 - 38
7:13 BUF 40 (H) John Leypoldt kicks 60 yards to end zone, Touchback.
'79 New Orleans Saints
7:13 1 & 10 NOR 20 (SD) Tony Galbreath Outside to NOR 20 for 0 yards. RUN
6:27 2 & 10 NOR 20 (SD) Archie Manning medium incomplete to Ike Harris. B+R
6:19 3 & 10 NOR 20 (SD) Chuck Muncie Inside to NOR 25 for 5 yards. B+R
5:31 4 & 5 NOR 25 (SD) Rick Partridge punts 39 yards to BUF 36. Gary Hayman to BUF 40 for 4 yards.
'75 Buffalo Bills
5:25 1 & 10 BUF 40 (H) Jim Braxton Outside pushed ob at BUF 48 for 8 yards. AP
5:17 2 & 2 BUF 48 (H) Joe Ferguson medium short to Jim Braxton pushed ob at NOR 45 for 7 yards. P18 BAL
5:10 1 & 10 NOR 45 (H) O.J. Simpson Outside to NOR 38 for 7 yards. RUN
4:45 2 & 3 NOR 38 (H) Jim Braxton Inside to NOR 31 for 7 yards. R8 PR
4:12 1 & 10 NOR 31 (H) Joe Ferguson medium short intended for O.J. Simpson. INTERCEPTED by Tom Myers at NOR 28.
Tom Myers to NOR 42 for 14 yards. RUN
PENALTY on '79 New Orleans, Illegal block on the return, 15 yards, enforced at NOR 35.
'79 New Orleans Saints
4:04 1 & 10 NOR 20 (SD) Archie Manning P/A - medium long intended for Wes Chandler. INTERCEPTED by Dwight Harrison at NOR 38.
Dwight Harrison to NOR 24 for 14 yards. RUN
PENALTY on '75 Buffalo, Illegal block on the return, 15 yards, enforced at NOR 31.
'75 Buffalo Bills
3:57 1 & 10 NOR 46 (SH) O.J. Simpson Outside to NOR 40 for 6 yards. TIMEOUT '79 New Orleans BAL
3:49 2 & 4 NOR 40 (SH) Joe Ferguson medium short to Paul Seymour pushed ob at NOR 27 for 13 yards. P19 RUN
3:41 1 & 10 NOR 27 (SH) Joe Ferguson medium short incomplete to J.D. Hill. RUN
3:34 2 & 10 NOR 27 (SH) O.J. Simpson Outside to NOR 22 for 5 yards. PR
3:03 3 & 5 NOR 22 (SH) Joe Ferguson sacked by Don Reese to NOR 27 for -5 yards. RUN
2:35 4 & 10 NOR 27 (SH) Joe Ferguson medium to Jim Braxton pushed ob at NOR 10 for 17 yards. P20 ZON
PENALTY on '79 New Orleans, Personal foul, 5 yards, enforced at NOR 10.
2:27 1 & GL NOR 5 O.J. Simpson Inside for 5 yards. TOUCHDOWN 40 - 38 R9 CON
2:19 NOR 2 John Leypoldt extra point is Good 41 - 38
2:19 BUF 40 John Leypoldt kicks 59 yards to NOR 1. Rich Mauti pushed ob at NOR 27 for 26 yards.
'79 New Orleans Saints
2:09 1 & 10 NOR 27 (SH) Tony Galbreath Inside to NOR 26 for -1 yards. X4 B+R
PENALTY on '75 Buffalo, Personal foul, 15 yards, enforced at NOR 26.
2:01 1 & 10 NOR 41 (SH) Archie Manning medium long incomplete to Wes Chandler. B+R
1:53 2 & 10 NOR 41 (SH) Archie Manning medium incomplete to Wes Chandler. B+R
1:46 3 & 10 NOR 41 (SH) Chuck Muncie Outside pushed ob at NOR 48 for 7 yards. B+R
1:39 4 & 3 NOR 48 Play Flagged Dead RUN
PENALTY on '79 New Orleans, False start, 5 yards, enforced at NOR 48, No play.
1:39 4 & 8 NOR 43 (SH) Archie Manning medium long incomplete to Wes Chandler. B+R
'75 Buffalo Bills
1:30 1 & 10 NOR 43 (SD) O.J. Simpson Inside to NOR 35 for 8 yards. TIMEOUT '79 New Orleans RUN
1:22 2 & 2 NOR 35 (SD) Jim Braxton Inside to NOR 32 for 3 yards. TIMEOUT '79 New Orleans R10 RUN
1:13 1 & 10 NOR 32 (SD) Joe Ferguson QB Kneel to NOR 33 for -1 yards. RUN
0:31 2 & 11 NOR 33 (SD) Joe Ferguson QB Kneel to NOR 34 for -1 yards. AP