1966 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
3-11-0 0-0 3536 2017 1519 44 211 5272 3100 2172 32 295
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The Atlanta Falcons' first season was in 1966. During the offseason they hired Norb Hecker to lead the team. Hecker previously was the defensive backs (secondary) coach of the Green Bay Packers and had seven years of coaching experience in the NFL. They finished the season 3-11-0, 1-6-0 at home and 2-5-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Los Angeles Rams 14-19
Week 2 @ Philadelphia Eagles 10-23
Week 3 @ Detroit Lions 10-28
Week 4 Dallas Cowboys 14-47
Week 5 @ Washington Redskins 20-33
Week 6 San Francisco 49ers 7-44
Week 7 @ Green Bay Packers 3-56
Week 8 Cleveland Browns 17-49
Week 10 Baltimore Colts 7-19
Week 11 @ New York Giants 27-16
Week 12 @ Chicago Bears 6-23
Week 13 @ Minnesota Vikings 20-13
Week 14 St. Louis Cardinals 16-10
Week 15 Pittsburgh Steelers 33-57

Coaches

Head Coach: Norb Hecker Wide Receivers Coach: Tom Fears Assistant Player Personnel: Bob Fry