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2008 Atlanta Falcons schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
11-5-0 0-0 6029 3526 2503 24 333 5923 3797 2126 19 324
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The Atlanta Falcons' forty-third season was in 2008. During the offseason they hired Mike Smith to lead the team. Smith previously was the defensive coordinator of the Jacksonville Jaguars and had nine years of coaching experience in the NFL. They finished the year 11-5-0 in the regular season but they lost their first playoff game to the Arizona Cardinals 30-24. At the end of the season, Matt Ryan was awarded with the AP Offensive Rookie of the Year award.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 34-21
Week 2 @ 9-24
Week 3 38-14
Week 4 @ 9-24
Week 5 @ 27-24
Week 6 22-20
Week 8 @ 14-27
Week 9 @ 24-0
Week 10 34-20
Week 11 20-24
Week 12 45-28
Week 13 @ 22-16
Week 14 @ 25-29
Week 15 13-10
Week 16 @ 24-17
Week 17 31-27

Playoffs

Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round @ Arizona Cardinals 24-30

Coaches

Head Coach: Assistant Head Coach: Offensive Coordinator: Defensive Coordinator: Special Teams Coordinator: Quarterbacks Coach: Wide Receivers Coach: Offensive Line Coach: Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Running Backs Coach: Tight Ends Coach: Offensive Assistant Coach: Defensive Line Coach: Linebackers Coach: Defensive Backs Coach: Secondary Coach: Defensive Assistant Coach: Assistant Special Teams Coach: Assistant to the Head Coach: Director of Athletic Performance: Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: General Manager: Seasonal Assistant Athletic Trainer: Nutritionist: Intern Athletic Trainer: Intern: