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2010 Atlanta Falcons

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Record: 13-3-0, Finished 1st in NFC South Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 414 points (25.9/g), 5th of 32 in the NFL.
 Allowed 288 points (18.0/g), 5th.
 Differential of 126 points (7.9/g), 4th.
 Expected W-L: 11.2-4.8.

 Record vs. Vegas Line: 11-5-0

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential +14 (0.9/g), 3rd.

Simple Rating System: Total 6.1, Offense: 3.8, Defense: 2.2, SoS: -1.8, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Mike Smith(13-3-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Mike Mularkey
 Defensive Coordinator: Brian VanGorder


 Offensive Scheme: Erhardt-Perkins
 Defensive Alignment: 4-3

Stadium: Georgia Dome

Training Camp: Atlanta Falcons Training Facility (Flowery Branch, Georgia)

Atlanta Falcons 2010 Defensive Splits · Offensive Splits

2010 League Total Splits · 2010 League Average Splits

Opponent Splits by Location

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Home 483 8.36 6.75 195 913 4.7 6 46 176 271 64.9 1733 6.4 11 11 17 82 79.5 5.1 All Home Opponent plays
Away 542 8.44 7.15 202 877 4.3 5 47 219 324 67.6 2235 6.9 15 11 16 117 88.4 6.0 All Away Opponent plays

Opponent Splits by Quarter

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1st Qtr 205 8.32 6.51 103 427 4.1 3 28 69 98 70.4 692 7.1 5 2 4 30 98.7 6.9 All Opponent plays in 1st Qtr
2nd Qtr 248 8.46 6.97 73 333 4.6 3 13 115 164 70.1 1055 6.4 7 4 11 58 91.4 5.8 All Opponent plays in 2nd Qtr
3rd Qtr 245 8.62 7.61 108 567 5.3 3 28 77 130 59.2 910 7.0 7 7 7 38 76.1 5.4 All Opponent plays in 3rd Qtr
4th Qtr 320 8.23 6.54 110 412 3.7 1 24 130 199 65.3 1255 6.3 7 9 11 70 75.7 4.7 All Opponent plays in 4th Qtr
OT 7 9.00 15.29 3 51 17.0 1 0 4 4 100 56 14.0 0 0 0 3 118.8 14.0 All Opponent plays in OT
1st Half 453 8.40 6.76 176 760 4.3 6 41 184 262 70.2 1747 6.7 12 6 15 88 94.1 6.2 All Opponent plays in 1st Half
2nd Half 565 8.40 7.00 218 979 4.5 4 52 207 329 62.9 2165 6.6 14 16 18 108 75.9 5.0 All Opponent plays in 2nd Half

Opponent Splits by Down

Rushing Passing
Down #Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1st 451 9.80 6.36 202 1015 5.0 9 31 152 234 65 1340 5.7 9 7 15 54 80.4 4.8 All Opponent plays on 1st down
2nd 344 7.72 7.09 146 604 4.1 2 38 135 189 71.4 1458 7.7 11 6 9 75 99.9 7.1 All Opponent plays on 2nd down
3rd 213 6.84 8.37 44 162 3.7 0 22 102 162 63 1119 6.9 5 9 7 65 70.5 4.8 All Opponent plays on 3rd down
4th 17 4.82 4.62 5 9 1.8 0 2 6 10 60 51 5.1 1 0 2 5 106.7 5.9 All Opponent plays on 4th down

Opponent Splits by Yards to Go

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1-3 140 1.77 5.25 66 178 2.7 6 40 42 72 58.3 410 5.7 6 2 2 41 90.6 5.9 All Opponent plays with 1-3 yds to go
4-6 140 5.02 5.82 58 264 4.6 1 19 51 76 67.1 399 5.3 6 3 6 34 89.7 4.7 All Opponent plays with 4-6 yds to go
7-9 124 7.82 8.52 28 120 4.3 1 5 67 93 72 706 7.6 4 5 3 37 85.7 5.8 All Opponent plays with 7-9 yds to go
10+ 621 10.78 7.30 245 1228 5.0 3 29 235 354 66.4 2453 6.9 10 12 22 87 81.6 5.6 All Opponent plays with 10+ yds to go

Opponent Splits by Down & Yards to Go

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1st & 10 421 10.00 6.66 185 990 5.4 3 25 145 223 65 1301 5.8 5 7 13 50 75.0 4.6 All Opponent plays with 1st & 10 yds to go
1st & >10 8 15.63 3.71 3 2 .7 0 0 3 4 75 24 6.0 1 0 1 1 129.2 8.8 All Opponent plays with 1st & >10 yds to go
1st & <10 22 3.95 2.00 14 23 1.6 6 6 4 7 57.1 15 2.1 3 0 1 3 101.8 9.4 All Opponent plays with 1st & <10 yds to go
2nd & 1-4 56 1.71 6.06 26 78 3.0 2 18 20 30 66.7 213 7.1 3 0 0 20 120.6 9.1 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 1-4 yds to go
2nd & 4-6 80 5.10 5.71 43 204 4.7 0 13 27 34 79.4 207 6.1 4 1 3 18 119.0 6.5 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 4-6 yds to go
2nd & 7-9 77 7.87 8.34 22 90 4.1 0 3 39 54 72.2 427 7.9 2 3 1 19 84.4 6.0 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 7-9 yds to go
2nd & 10+ 131 11.79 7.73 55 232 4.2 0 4 49 71 69 611 8.6 2 2 5 18 93.1 7.4 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 10+ yds to go
3rd & 1-4 65 1.91 5.92 29 93 3.2 0 17 19 36 52.8 191 5.3 2 2 0 18 63.5 3.9 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 1-4 yds to go
3rd & 4-6 50 4.90 7.12 9 44 4.9 0 4 22 39 56.4 191 4.9 1 2 2 15 56.7 3.0 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 4-6 yds to go
3rd & 7-9 40 7.78 9.00 4 21 5.3 0 1 25 34 73.5 249 7.3 1 2 2 16 79.2 5.0 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 7-9 yds to go
3rd & 10+ 58 13.38 11.71 2 4 2.0 0 0 36 53 67.9 488 9.2 1 3 3 16 79.8 6.7 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 10+ yds to go
4th & 1-4 8 1.13 1.71 4 3 .8 0 1 2 3 66.7 9 3.0 0 0 1 2 70.1 2.3 All Opponent plays with 4th & 1-4 yds to go
4th & 4-6 4 4.75 0.67 1 6 6.0 0 1 1 2 50 -4 -2.0 0 0 1 0 56.3 -1.3 All Opponent plays with 4th & 4-6 yds to go
4th & 7-9 2 8.00 17.00 0 0 0 0 1 2 50 17 8.5 0 0 0 1 79.2 8.5 All Opponent plays with 4th & 7-9 yds to go
4th & 10+ 3 12.67 14.50 0 0 0 0 2 3 66.7 29 9.7 1 0 0 2 137.5 16.3 All Opponent plays with 4th & 10+ yds to go
3rd/4th & short 73 1.82 5.38 33 96 2.9 0 18 21 39 53.8 200 5.1 2 2 1 20 64.0 3.8 All Opponent plays with 3rd/4th & short yds to go

Opponent Splits by Field Position

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Own 1-10 67 11.40 7.75 28 107 3.8 0 5 24 38 63.2 304 8.0 0 1 1 12 77.1 6.6 All Opponent plays in Own 1-10
Own 1-20 216 10.20 7.69 95 434 4.6 1 14 78 115 67.8 958 8.3 2 3 6 36 88.2 7.1 All Opponent plays in Own 1-20
Own 21-50 432 8.27 7.48 152 737 4.8 1 40 177 267 66.3 1800 6.7 2 9 13 92 73.9 5.1 All Opponent plays in Own 21-50
Opp 49-20 269 8.23 6.73 97 481 5.0 1 24 101 160 63.1 953 6.0 3 8 12 45 64.9 3.8 All Opponent plays in Opp 49-20
Red Zone 108 5.81 4.20 53 138 2.6 8 15 39 53 73.6 257 4.8 19 2 2 26 107.5 9.9 All Opponent plays in Red Zone
Opp 1-10 53 3.85 3.07 26 50 1.9 7 9 17 26 65.4 85 3.3 13 1 1 15 93.8 11.1 All Opponent plays in Opp 1-10

Opponent Splits by Score Differential

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Leading 242 8.57 6.17 110 358 3.3 2 23 83 125 66.4 875 7.0 5 6 7 45 79.9 5.3 All Opponent plays when Leading
Tied 198 8.14 6.90 81 338 4.2 3 17 88 113 77.9 849 7.5 5 1 4 38 109.0 7.7 All Opponent plays when Tied
Trailing 585 8.43 7.34 206 1094 5.3 6 53 224 357 62.7 2244 6.3 16 15 22 116 78.0 5.0 All Opponent plays when Trailing

Opponent Splits by Game Situation

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Trailing, < 4 min to go 112 7.97 7.29 12 56 4.7 0 4 61 94 64.9 549 5.8 5 4 6 31 80.5 4.7 All Opponent plays when Trailing, < 4 min to go
Trailing, < 2 min to go 43 8.35 7.77 4 8 2.0 0 1 25 35 71.4 264 7.5 4 1 4 14 119.2 7.7 All Opponent plays when Trailing, < 2 min to go
Tied, < 4 min to go 9 7.11 1.56 4 16 4.0 0 0 2 3 66.7 -2 -0.7 0 0 2 1 70.1 -0.4 All Opponent plays when Tied, < 4 min to go
Tied, < 2 min to go 4 8.00 -0.25 3 9 3.0 0 0 0 0 -10 0 0 1 0 All Opponent plays when Tied, < 2 min to go
Leading, < 4 min to go 15 7.40 2.27 13 20 1.5 0 2 2 2 100 14 7.0 0 0 0 0 95.8 7.0 All Opponent plays when Leading, < 4 min to go
Leading, < 2 min to go 7 6.57 1.86 6 6 1.0 0 1 1 1 100 7 7.0 0 0 0 0 95.8 7.0 All Opponent plays when Leading, < 2 min to go

Opponent Splits by Snap Type & Huddle

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
No Huddle 19 8.63 3.31 2 3 1.5 0 0 8 15 53.3 40 2.7 0 1 2 4 31.3 -0.3
Huddle 1006 8.40 7.02 395 1787 4.5 11 93 387 580 66.7 3928 6.8 26 21 31 195 85.8 5.7
Shotgun 410 8.51 8.75 57 252 4.4 1 17 227 335 67.8 2409 7.2 12 10 18 121 88.0 6.2
Under Center 615 8.34 5.92 340 1538 4.5 10 76 168 260 64.6 1559 6.0 14 12 15 78 79.6 4.7