| ||Offense ||Defense |
|Record ||Playoff record ||Total yards ||Pass yards ||Rush yards ||Turnovers ||First downs ||Total yards ||Pass yards ||Rush yards ||Turnovers ||First downs |
|9-7-0 ||1-1 ||4576 ||2677 ||1899 ||49 ||283 ||5017 ||2749 ||2268 ||43 ||308 |
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The Atlanta Falcons' thirteenth season was in 1978, and it was the second season Leeman Bennett served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 9-7-0 in the regular season and 1-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the Dallas Cowboys 27-20.
Head Coach: Leeman Bennett Quarterbacks Coach: Ted Plumb Wide Receivers Coach: Ted Plumb Offensive Backs Coach: John North