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1979 Atlanta Falcons

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6-10-0, Finished 3rd in NFC West Division  · 1979 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -6.6, Offense: -1.9, Defense: -4.7, SoS: -1.1, avg is 0.0.

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.

Coach: Leeman Bennett (6-10-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Jerry Glanville

Stadium: Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
 Training Camp: Atlanta Falcons Training Facility (Suwanee, Georgia)

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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 17 ATL Don Smith NT 9 1979 1987 0 0 6 35 111 Miami (FL)
2 49 ATL Pat Howell G 7 1979 1985 0 0 1 14 67 USC
3 75 ATL James Mayberry RB 3 1979 1981 0 0 0 3 48 81 347 1 13 53 0 Colorado
3 79 ATL William Andrews RB 6 1979 1986 0 4 5 68 87 0 1 0 0 0 1315 5986 30 277 2647 11 Auburn
4 100 ATL Lynn Cain RB 7 1979 1985 0 0 3 26 89 615 2309 19 127 1061 6 USC
4 101 ATL Charles Johnson DB 3 1979 1981 0 0 1 7 25 Grambling St.
5 127 ATL Mike Zele NT 5 1979 1983 0 0 0 8 52 Kent St.
6 154 ATL Mike Moroski QB 8 1979 1986 0 0 0 7 69 241 425 2864 8 18 37 182 2 California-Davis
7 186 ATL Roger Westlund T 0 0 0 Washington
8 212 ATL Keith Miller LB 0 0 0 NE Oklahoma
9 239 ATL Dave Parkin DB 1 1979 1979 0 0 0 2 9 Utah St.
10 266 ATL Bruce Beekley LB 1 1980 1980 0 0 0 2 15 Oregon
11 292 ATL Bill Leer C 0 0 0 Colorado St.
12 323 ATL Stuart Walker LB 0 0 0 Colorado