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1986 Atlanta Falcons

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7-8-1, Finished 3rd in NFC West Division  · 1986 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -0.5, Offense: -2.8, Defense: 2.3, SoS: -0.5, avg is 0.0.

Scored 280 points (17.5/g), 21st of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 280 points (17.5/g), 6th.
 Differential of 0 points (0.0/g), 16th.  Expected W-L: 8.0-8.0.

Coach: Dan Henning (7-8-1)
 Defensive Coordinator: Marion Campbell

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

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 7 boxscore W 1-0 @ New Orleans Saints 31 10 28 442 197 245 2 14 176 101 75 2
2 Sun September 14 boxscore W 2-0 St. Louis Cardinals 33 13 23 342 152 190 15 265 159 106 1
3 Sun September 21 boxscore W 3-0 @ Dallas Cowboys 37 35 26 420 233 187 1 22 415 263 152 4
4 Sun September 28 boxscore W OT 4-0 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 23 20 28 490 241 249 2 18 322 147 175 1
5 Sun October 5 boxscore L 4-1 Philadelphia Eagles 0 16 15 228 173 55 3 15 309 212 97 1
6 Sun October 12 boxscore W 5-1 Los Angeles Rams 26 14 16 275 108 167 2 19 290 184 106 3
7 Sun October 19 boxscore T OT 5-1-1 San Francisco 49ers 10 10 21 356 139 217 5 17 254 139 115 3
8 Sun October 26 boxscore L 5-2-1 @ Los Angeles Rams 7 14 8 151 55 96 3 18 335 101 234 5
9 Sun November 2 boxscore L 5-3-1 @ New England Patriots 17 25 21 366 148 218 1 16 349 263 86 1
10 Sun November 9 boxscore L 5-4-1 New York Jets 14 28 23 393 305 88 2 22 426 322 104
11 Sun November 16 boxscore L 5-5-1 Chicago Bears 10 13 11 159 41 118 3 15 368 203 165 3
12 Sun November 23 boxscore L 5-6-1 @ San Francisco 49ers 0 20 12 229 154 75 1 21 365 210 155
13 Sun November 30 boxscore W 6-6-1 @ Miami Dolphins 20 14 13 362 143 219 1 16 375 303 72 4
14 Sun December 7 boxscore L 6-7-1 Indianapolis Colts 23 28 25 408 189 219 3 14 225 151 74 3
15 Sun December 14 boxscore L 6-8-1 New Orleans Saints 9 14 18 247 185 62 3 14 241 161 80 1
16 Sun December 21 boxscore W 7-8-1 @ Detroit Lions 20 6 17 238 119 119 1 12 193 73 120 4