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November 8, 1981 • Candlestick Park • San Francisco, California, U.S. • CBS-TV • 1:00 p.m. PST
NFC West #2 Atlanta Falcons 1981 NFL Week 10 NFC West #1 San Francisco 49ers
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Team 1 2 3 4 Totals
Falcons 0 0 7 7 14
49ers 0 10 0 7 17
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Game Info

Game Info
Roof outdoors
Surface grass
Weather 54 degrees, relative humidity 83%, wind 10 mph
Vegas Line Atlanta Falcons -2.5
Over/Under 44.0 (under)

Background

Atlanta Falcons

San Francisco 49ers

Record Place
Division
Conference
8–2 1st, NFC West 2nd, NFC

Broadcasting

Television

Network Play-by-play Color commentator
CBS Lindsey Nelson George Allen

Brent Musburger hosted The NFL Today pregame (30 minutes) and halftime coverage with analysts Irv Cross, Phyllis George and Jimmy "The Greek" Snyder in the CBS Sports studios in New York.

Radio

Flagship station Play-by-play Color commentator
KCBS–AM 740 (San Francisco) Don Klein Wayne Walker

Game summary

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Box score

1 2 3 4 Total
Falcons 0 0 7 7 14
49ers 0 10 0 7 17




Scoring summary

Quarter Time Team Drive Scoring Information Score
Length Plays Time ATL SF
2 3:52 SF 72 2 0:16 TD: Freddie Solomon 14 yard pass from Joe Montana (Ray Wersching kick) 0 7
2 0:00 SF 24 2 0:05 FG: Ray Wersching 48 yards 0 10
4 7:29 SF 77 13 8:19 TD: Charle Young 3 yard pass from Joe Montana (Ray Wersching kick) 7 17

Stats

Stats Atlanta Falcons San Francisco 49ers
First Downs 17
Rush-Yds-TDs 34-82-0
Cmp-Att-Yd-TD-INT 16-30-223-2-1
Sacked-Yards 2-18
Net Pass Yards 205
Total Yards 287
Fumbles-Lost 4-0
Turnovers 1
Penalties-Yards 11-74
Time of Possession 30:31

Passing, Rushing & Receiving

Passing

Rushing

Receiving

Defense

Def Interceptions

Tackles

Fumbles

Kick/Punt Returns

Kickoff Returns

Punt Returns

Kicking & Punting

Scoring

Punting

Starting lineups

Atlanta Position San Francisco
OFFENSE
DEFENSE

Coaches

Head Coach
Atlanta San Francisco
Leeman Bennett Bill Walsh
Assistant Coaches
Atlanta San Francisco

Drives

Atlanta Falcons
# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
San Francisco 49ers
# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 1 15:00 SF 22 4 0 0:35 Punt
2 1 12:54 SF 27 4 8 1:25 Punt
3 1 9:59 SF 33 4 0 0:27 Punt
4 1 7:57 SF 15 14 59 6:10 Interception
5 2 14:43 SF 4 8 41 2:45 Punt
6 2 10:09 SF 49 4 -10 1:22 Punt
7 2 4:08 SF 28 2 72 0:16 Touchdown
8 2 2:20 ATL 44 4 7 1:12 Punt
9 2 0:05 SF 45 2 24 0:05 Field Goal
10 3 14:27 SF 40 4 4 1:37 Punt
11 3 4:20 SF 33 4 -1 1:52 Punt
12 3 0:48 SF 23 13 77 8:19 Touchdown
13 4 5:39 SF 28 6 18 3:16 Punt
14 4 1:14 SF 20 4 -6 1:04 Punt

Play-by-play

Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail ATL SF EPB EPA
1st Quarter
2nd Quarter
3rd Quarter
4th Quarter

Officials

  • Referee: Fred Wyant (#11)
  • Umpire:
  • Head Linesman:
  • Line Judge:
  • Back Judge:
  • Side Judge:
  • Field Judge:
  • Time of Game: 3:20 Attendance: 59,127

See also

References

Notes

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