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1979 Atlanta Falcons

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Record: 6-10-0, Finished 3rd in NFC West Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 300 points (18.8/g), 19th of 28 in the NFL.
 Allowed 388 points (24.2/g), 26th.
 Differential of -88 points (-5.5/g), 26th.
 Expected W-L: 5.6-10.4.

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential -7 (-0.4/g), 20th.

Simple Rating System: Total -6.6, Offense: -1.9, Defense: -4.7, SoS: -1.1, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Leeman Bennett

 Defensive Coordinator: Jerry Glanville

Training Camp: Falcons' Training Facility (Suwanee, Georgia)