Peter Taylor saw his Bradford City strugglers win at Lincoln City to give them a New Year's Day tonic in League Two.
Steve Williams returned to the centre of defence after five games out, while Shane Duff was also back for the first time since City lost 1-0 at home to Morecambe on October 2.
James Hanson (2) opened the scoring for City but Ashley Grimes equalised from the penalty spot on 25 minutes.
Three minutes before the break, Gareth Evans put the visitors ahead for the second time in the afternoon with what turned out to be the winner and three welcome points for City.
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