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1978 Atlanta Falcons

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9-7-0, Finished 2nd in NFC West Division  · 1978 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -4.6, Offense: -3.7, Defense: -0.9, SoS: -1.5, avg is 0.0.

Scored 240 points (15.0/g), 26th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 290 points (18.1/g), 14th.
 Differential of -50 points (-3.1/g), 24th.  Expected W-L: 6.2-9.8.

Coach: Leeman Bennett (9-7-0)

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

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Passing Rushing Receiving
Rnd Pick Tm Pos Yrs From To AP1 PB St CarAV G Cmp Att Yds TD Int Att Yds TD Rec Yds TD College/Univ
1 13 ATL Mike Kenn T 17 1978 1994 2 5 17 95 251 Michigan
2 43 ATL Steve Stewart LB 2 1978 1979 0 0 0 5 15 Minnesota
3 70 ATL Stan Waldemore G 7 1978 1984 0 0 2 26 79 Nebraska
4 95 ATL Brian Cabral LB 8 1979 1986 0 0 0 9 70 1 7 0 Colorado
5 125 ATL Dennis Pearson WR 2 1978 1979 0 0 0 3 29 1 1 0 12 190 0 San Diego St.
6 152 ATL Rodney Parker WR 2 1980 1981 0 0 0 4 19 17 316 3 Tennessee St.
7 167 ATL Alfred Jackson WR 7 1978 1984 0 0 2 26 88 3 9 0 187 3001 21 Texas
7 179 ATL James Wright TE 7 1978 1985 0 0 2 5 79 3 -4 0 66 666 4 TCU
8 209 ATL David Adkins LB 0 0 0 Ohio St.
8 216 ATL David Williams DB 0 0 0 Tenn-Martin
9 236 ATL Tom Pridemore DB 8 1978 1985 0 0 6 44 121 2 55 0 West Virginia
10 257 ATL Ricky Patton RB 5 1978 1982 0 0 1 8 52 261 885 5 43 326 2 Jackson St.
10 263 ATL Ray Strong RB 5 1978 1982 0 0 0 1 61 45 163 3 9 71 0 UNLV
11 292 ATL Milton Reed DB 0 0 0 Baylor
12 320 ATL Daria Butler LB 0 0 0 Oklahoma St.