| ||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. The Falcons played their home games at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium. 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.
1978 Atlanta Falcons Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Leeman Bennett Quarterbacks Coach: Ted Plumb Wide Receivers Coach: Ted Plumb Offensive Backs Coach: John North