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2&-Palm Beach Post, Monday, Nov. 4, 1968 Cowboys Rope Saints Before 84,728 Fans Rams Come Bad To Topple Lions NEW ORLEANS (AP) Two touchdown passes from Don Meredith to fleet-footed Bob Hayes and a Dallas defense that intercepted four New Orleans aerials gave the Cowboys a 17-3 victory over the Saints Sunday before a crowd of 84,728 largest this season in the National Football League. troit, despite the loss, went Into LOS ANGELES (AP) a tie In the Central Division with Green Bay, each 3-4-1, behind Chicago and Minnesota with sion Sunday before 77,982, the largest crowd of the National Football League season here. The triumph left the Rams tied with Baltimore in the Coastal Division, each 7-1-0, while De- Stunned by a 98-yard runback of the opening kickoff by Detroit's Lem Barney, the Los Angeles Rams struggled back against the spirited Lions for a 10-7 deci Colts' Morrall Haunts Giants their 4-4-0 marks. Quarterback Roman Gabriel fired a 36-yard scoring strike to Willie Ellison down the middle nj m if' ( . (I (AfWInikili Browns Batter 49ers and Bruce Gossett added the extra point for the tying touchdown as both teams hit the scoreboard within five minutes 40 seconds of NEW YORK (AP) Earl Morrall, traded to Baltimore by New York during the training season, returned to Yankee Stadium Sunday and threw two touchdown passes in a 26-0 victory over the Giants. It was the first time the Giants had been shut out since 1963 when they were beaten at Pitts- SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Le-Roy Kelly's churning legs, Don Cockroft's toe and Milt Morin's The New Orleans defense harassed Meredith constantly, dumping him for losses five times. The Cowboys fumbled repeatedly as their offense sputtered, but the Saints couldn't cash in on the opportunities. Starting quarterback Bill Kilmer retired to the sidelines with a sprained ankle In the early going and the Cowboys had a field day stealing passes thrown by Karl Sweetan, the Saints' backup quarterback. Meredith connected on a 54-yard pass to Hayes In the second period and hit the speedy flanker with a 13-yard toss In the fourth quarter for touchdowns. A holding penalty assessed against the Cowboys nullified a 75-yard scoring throw from Meredith to Hayes In the third period. Dallas punter Ron Widby, cut last season by the Saints, kicked the ball 84 yards for an NFL record, putting the Saints deep in their own territory after they had Dallas backed up to its own goal line. Wldby's punt was 14 yards longer than the previous league record set by Atlanta's Billy Lothrldge. A 38-yard field goal by Charlie Durkee In the third quarter kept the Saints from suffering their first shutout since entering the league in 1967. Mike Clark's 20-yard field goal In the second period gave Dallas a 10-0 halftime cushion. Pa"" 0 10 0 7-17 New Orleans 0 0 3 03 Dal Hayes 54 rs from Meredith (Clark klckj Dall-FG Clark 20 NO FG Dukef .18 Uail Hayes 13 pass from Meredith (Clark kick) sure fingers paced the opportunist Cleveland Browns to a 33-21 National Football League victory Sunday over the San Francisco 49ers. Kelly's darts accounted for 39 of the 76 yards In Cleveland's first touchdown march. He scored the second himself, and his 32-yard burst set up one of Cockroft's four field goals. Marin caught two touchdown passes of 32 and 15 yards from Brown's quarterback Bill burgh, 31-0. Baltimore, making its first visit to New York since the sudden death thriller In 1958, won their seventh in eight National Football League starts. Baltimore's fine defensive unit, which manhandled Los Angeles last week, climbed all over Frank Tarkenton and his would-be receivers. Bub.ba Smith, Billy Ray Smith and Or-delle Brasse led the charge. Morrall connected with Willie Richardson for a 13-yard touchdown pass in the second period, climax of a 64-yard drive in nine plays that Included four passes. The ex-Giant, playing for injured John Unltas who saw no action, hit Jimmy Orr for a 15-yard scoring pass late In the second period. Tom Matte dove over center from the two on the first play of the final quarter after a Mor-rall-to-Orr pass for 38 yards. Lou Michaels, the Colts' burly place kicker, booted a 10-yard field goal In the first period and a 27-yard in the finale after Denny Gaubatz Intercepted a Gary Wood pass. Morrall completed 16 of 24 passes for 201 yards In a game played in a drizzle. Baltimore S 13 I ItU New York 0 0 0 0-0 Bait FG Michaels 10 Ball Richardson 13 pass from Morrall 'Michaels kick) Ball Orr 15 pass from Morrall (kick I ailed I Bait Matlee 2 run (Michaels klckl Bait FG Michaels 27 A-62,973. In swift succession, an Interception of a Brodie pass and a kickoff fumble set up Cockroft's field goals of 46 and 14 yards. ' A fumble recovery after a completed Brodie pass In the third quarter started the Browns on a 69-yard scoring drive, climaxed when Kelly bulldozed the final two yards. A little later Kelly streaked down the middle for 32 yards and Cockroft kicked from 11 yards out, boosting the margin to 26-14. Nelson's fourth-quarter pass toMorln made It 33-14. With 19 seconds left, Brodie passed five yards to Bob Windsor at the end of a 62 yard march, giving the Browns the final margin. Cleveland J 13 10 7 33 San Francisco 7 7 0 721 Cle FG Cockroft 18 SF Crown 4 pass from Brodie (Patera kick) SF McNeil 9 pass from Brodie (Patera kick) Cle Morln 32 pass from Nelsen (Cockroft kick) Cle-FG Cockroft 46 Cle-FG Cockroft 14 Cle-Kelly 2 run (Cockroft klcki Cle FG Cockroft 11 Cle Morln 15 pass from Nelsen (Cockroft kick) SF Windsor 5 pass from Brodie (Patera kick) A-31.359. the opening kickoff. Gossett kicked a 37-yard field goal with four seconds remaining in the half for the winning margin. The second half was scoreless and highly ineffective for the Rams' crippled running attack. They were able to make but one first down and Gabriel was unable to complete a pass. Sidelined by Injuries for the game were running backs Dick Bass and Tommy Mason, and tight end Billy Truax was unable to play in the second half. Detroit had its injury problems also. The Lions' leading rusher, Mel Farg, with an injured leg, didn't even suit up. Barney, a 9.7 sprinter at Jackson State College In Florida during his college days, took the opening kickoff in front of the goal posts two yards out. He sprinted straight up mid-field and kept going when Bobby Thompson threw the key block to erase Eddie Meador, the last man with a chance of stopping the flying 185-pounder. Detroit 7 -' Los Angles 1 ' 10 Del Barney 98 kickoff return DePoys-lerklrk LA Ellison 36 pass from Gabriel Gossett kick LA FG Gossett 37 A-77.9K2. The Cleveland defense turned two fumbles and an intercepted pass into the other three Cock-rqft field goals. XJary Lewis fumbled the ball to' Cleveland on the second play UP THE MIDDLE Minnesota Viking's Bill Brown (30) crashes up the middle through Washington Redskins line as Washington's Jim Carroll (60) reaches for him in the first half of National Football League game in Twin Cities Sunday. In background is Redskin's Tom Roussel (54). Brown gained 2 yards on the play. Vikes won of the game, and Cockroft kick ed an 18-yarder for 3-0. Quarterback John Brodie then twice moved his 49ers 77 yards to touchdowns and a 14-3 lead on passes of four yards to John Da Tampa Nips N. Mich. TAMPA (AP) The Tampa Spartans survived a bruising Northern Michigan defense Saturday night to come from behind In the last half on Jim Del Galz-o's pin point passing and gain a tough 22-19 football victory. Hitting Bobby Fernandez on three key passes in the third period, Del Gaizo smoothly piloted the fifth-ranked small college team to the Wildcat's two-yard line. Matt MacVane plunged for the touchdown. Thatmade the score 12-11 and put Tampa in front for the first time. Early In the final quarter, Del Galzo connected on a 35-yard touchdown pass to end Joe Sli-ker. Jesse Soper kicked the extra point boosting the score to 19-11. Then Tampa's Rick Swales Intercepted an NMU pass and the Spartans moved Into position for a 38-yard field goal by Soper. The Wildcats snapped back when defensive back Dave Gurl-ca, Intercepted a Del Galzo pass and ran 56 yards for a touchdown. Quarterback Rich McCarthy ran the ball In for a conversion and the score closed to 22-19. vid Crowe and nine to Clifton McNeil. Cleveland surged for 13 points and a 16-14 halftime lead. First, the Browns moved 76 yards to a touchdown on Kelly's running and Morin's catch. You'll Love Vikes Shell Skins To Keep In Race n DIG MAC Cards Clip Eagles o in Tow n ! Riviera Beach Lake Worth Okeechobee Blvd. JAI-ALAI OPENS NOV. 15th Reservations For Excitement CALL 844-5211 0 McDonalds Then with 32 seconds left, Jim Smith picked up a Minnesota fumble by Bill Brown at his own 39 and ran down the sidelines 61 yards for another Washington touchdown. Joe Kapp passed to Gene Washington for touchdowns of five and 61 yards and Fred Cox kicked two field goals, all in the first half, and Minnesota kept Its Central Division title chances alive with a 4-4 record. Washington's record dropped to 3-5 In the Capital Division. Redskins quarterback Sonny MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL (AP) Rookie Charlie West returned a punt a record-tying 98 yards for a touchdown and the Minnesota Vikings shelled the Washington Redskins In a National Football League game 27-14 Sunday. West's return, with the Vikings riding a 20-0 lead, tied the NFL record set in 1933 by Cincinnati's Gil LeFevre against Brooklyn. Washington, completely shackled offensively until the final minutes of the game by a punishing Viking defense, spoiled Minnesota's bid for Its first shutout ever with two touchdowns In the last two minutes. Reserve quarterback Harry Theoflledes passed five yards to Pat Richter for Washington's first touchdown with 1:48 to play. VQHEffieaHiiBCSi PHILADELPHIA (AP) The St. Louis Cardinals handed the winless Philadelphia Eagles their eighth defeat Sunday with quarterback Jim Hart scoring two touchdowns and passing for another in a 45-17 National Football League victory at Franklin Field. The Cardinals, In winning their fifth against three defeats, wrapped up the game in the third period after a 12-yard touchdown run by Tom Woodes-chjck gave the Eagles a shortlived 17-14 lead. St. Louis marched 75 yards on five plays, including a 58-yard pass completion from Hart to flanker Dave Williams, and a 13-yard run by Willis Crenshaw. Hart scored from the one on a quarterback sneak to give St. Louis a 21-17 advantage. The Cardinals scored four minutes later on a six-play, 63 yard drive featuring Hart's 40-yard touchdown pass to halfback Roy Shivers. JimBakken, who had a 47-yard field goal, kicked the fourth of six extra points to make It 28-17. In the first minute of the fourth period, St. Louis made It 35-17. Jamie Rivers intercepted a pass and returned 14 yards to the Eagles' 22. Johnny Roland ran for 19 and Shivers carried twice, darting Into the end zone from the one. The Cardinals' final touchdown came with less than one minute to play on a four-yard run by Shivers. St. Louis led 14-10 at the end of the first half as the Cardinals posted a fourth straight victory In their battle with Cleveland for the NFL Century Division title. Hart scored the game's first TD on a one-yard quarterback sneak, climaxing an 11-play, 62-yard drive St. Louis 7 7 14 1745 Philadelphia 0 10 7 017 StL Hart one run (Bakken kick) Phi Hill 31 pass from Snead (Baker kick) Stl. Crenshaw 14 run (Bakken kick) Phl-FG Baker 12 Phl-Woodeshlck 12 run (Baker kick) SlL Hart one run (Bakken kick) SIL Shivers 40 pass from Hart (Bakken kick) StL Shivers one run (Bakken kick) StL FG Bakken 47 StL Shivers 4 run (Bakken kirk Jurgensen, who gave way to m lADAMTCCn VJI1M-1I V I ImlmLS BRAKE RELIkME Theoflledes in the final period, was caught seven time for losses of 45 yards, four times by Minnesota tackle Alan Page. The Minnesota defense held the Redskins without a first down In the first period and to one in the third period. ' Washington 0 0 0 14-14 Minnesota 3 17 0 727 Minn FG Cox 21 Minn Washington 5 pass from Kapp (Cox kick I Minn FG Cox 29 Minn Washington 61 pass from Kapp (Cox kick I Minn West 98 punt return (Cox kick) Wash Richter 5 pass from Theolllrdes (C. Uogolak kick I Wash-I. Smith 61 tumble return (Go-golak kick) A 47.644. 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