Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  > 1976 Game Results & Schedule

1976 Atlanta Falcons

 Franchise IndexPrevious Season / Next Season

4-10-0, Finished 3rd in NFC West Division  · 1976 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -10.3, Offense: -6.7, Defense: -3.5, SoS: -0.3, avg is 0.0.

Scored 172 points (12.3/g), 24th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 312 points (22.3/g), 22nd.
 Differential of -140 points (-10.0/g), 25th.  Expected W-L: 2.7-11.3.

Coach: Marion Campbell (1-4-0) and Pat Peppler (3-6-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Bill Nelsen and Johnny Rauch
 Defensive Coordinator: Fred Bruney

Stadium: Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
 Training Camp: Furman University (Greenville, South Carolina)

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 12 boxscore L 0-1 Los Angeles Rams 14 30 12 210 148 62 4 17 369 137 232 4
2 Sun September 19 boxscore L 0-2 @ Detroit Lions 10 24 13 236 59 177 5 15 295 97 198
3 Sun September 26 boxscore W 1-2 @ Chicago Bears 10 0 19 270 133 137 10 226 110 116 6
4 Sun October 3 boxscore L 1-3 Philadelphia Eagles 13 14 18 288 162 126 2 14 210 53 157 1
5 Sun October 10 boxscore L 1-4 @ New Orleans Saints 0 30 12 168 68 100 7 20 312 168 144 2
6 Sun October 17 boxscore L 1-5 Cleveland Browns 17 20 13 258 169 89 1 23 432 111 321 3
7 Sat October 23 boxscore L 1-6 @ San Francisco 49ers 0 15 7 44 -39 83 3 14 245 76 169 4
8 Sun October 31 boxscore W 2-6 New Orleans Saints 23 20 18 255 150 105 3 18 253 115 138 2
9 Sun November 7 boxscore L 2-7 @ Seattle Seahawks 13 30 12 238 90 148 6 19 349 153 196 4
10 Sun November 14 boxscore W 3-7 San Francisco 49ers 21 16 15 289 90 199 21 302 143 159 4
11 Sun November 21 boxscore W 4-7 Dallas Cowboys 17 10 13 230 89 141 2 15 307 125 182 4
12 Sun November 28 boxscore L 4-8 @ Houston Oilers 14 20 15 283 165 118 3 17 359 200 159 2
13 Sat December 4 boxscore L 4-9 @ Los Angeles Rams 0 59 8 81 22 59 4 30 569 359 210 1
14 Sun December 12 boxscore L 4-10 Green Bay Packers 20 24 16 253 108 145 1 24 350 154 196 1