New Orleans Saints (4-5-2) 29, Green Bay Packers (3-7-1) 21
Sunday November 28th 1971 (at Milwaukee)
New Orleans Saints quarterback Archie Manning (8) in action against the Green Bay Packers at County Stadium.
Green Bay Packers running back #42 John Brockington in action against the New Orleans Saints at Milwaukee County Stadium. The Saints defeated the Packers 29-21.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Bart Starr (15) in action against the New Orleans Saints at Lambeau Field.
(MILWAUKEE) - Charlie Durkee kicked five field goals, and rookie Bob Gresham ran for 113 yards. The Saints defense logged two interceptions and four fumble recoveries. Doug Wyatt ended the Packer hopes with a 55-yard interception return in the fourth.
NEW ORLEANS -  3  3  6 17 - 29
GREEN BAY   -  7  0  0 14 - 21
                     NEW ORLEANS     GREEN BAY
First downs                   18            15
Rush-yards-TDs          50-163-1       27-95-1
Comp-Att-Yd-TD-INT 11-25-111-0-0 11-25-177-1-2
Sacked-yards                 1-1          1-10
Net pass yards               110           167
Total yards                  273           262
Fumbles-lost                 1-0           4-4
Turnovers                      0             6
Penalties-yards             8-71          5-41
SCORING
1st - NO - Charlie Durkee, 12-yard field goal NEW ORLEANS 3-0
1st - GB - Anderson, 3-yard run (Webster kick) GREEN BAY 7-3
2nd - NO - Durkee, 12-yard field goal GREEN BAY 7-6
3rd - NO - Durkee, 35-yard field goal NEW ORLEANS 9-7
3rd - NO - Durkee, 26-yard field goal NEW ORLEANS 12-7
4th - NO - Jim Strong, 1-yard run (Durkee kick) NEW ORLEANS 19-7
4th - GB - Hampton, 90-yard kickoff return (Webster kick) NEW ORLEANS 19-14
4th - NO - Durkee, 11-yard field goal NEW ORLEANS 22-14
4th - NO - Doug Wyatt, 55-yard interception return (Durkee kick) NEW ORLEANS 29-14
4th - GB - McGeorge, 40-yard pass from Bratkowski (Webster kick) NEW ORLEANS 29-21
RUSHING
GREEN BAY - John Brockington 15-68, Donny Anderson 8-23 1 TD, Bart Starr 2-10, Dave Hampton 1-(-1), Scott Hunter 1-(-5)
NEW ORLEANS - Bob Gresham 26-113, Jim Strong 13-21 1 TD, Virgil Robinson 7-20, Archie Manning 2-8, Edd Hargett 2-1
PASSING
GREEN BAY - Scott Hunter 5-1-13 1 INT, Bart Starr 17-8-116 1 INT, Zeke Bratkowski 32-48 1 TD
NEW ORLEANS - Archie Manning 7-3-38, Edd Hargett 18-8-73
RECEIVING
GREEN BAY - Rich McGeorge 3-84 1 TD, Carroll Dale 3-36, John Spilis 3-35, John Brockington 2-22
NEW ORLEANS - Bob Newland 3-40, Jim Strong 3-4, Dave Parks 1-23, Al Dodd 1-15, Danny Abramowicz 1-13, Bob Gresham 1-18, Virgil Robinson 1-(-2)