Anderson's early shot wide from distance was a sign of things to come, with many chances coming from range.
Vaclav Kadlec came close to finishing off a swift break but rolled his effort from the edge of the box wide of goal.
Frankfurt continued to threaten and Alexander Meier came close with a strike across goal from the corner of the box.
Five minutes after the restart Frankfurt did open the scoring as Kadlec finished well from Meier's pass.
Most of the chances were still going the way of the hosts, but Nuremberg salvaged an unlikely point as Josip Drmic met Robert Mak's pass to slot home.