| ||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, playing their home games at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium. 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.
Head Coach: Norb Hecker Wide Receivers Coach: Tom Fears Assistant Player Personnel: Bob Fry