2016 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 2-1 9376 6717 2659 19 532 8215 5853 2362 31 503
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The Atlanta Falcons' fifty-first season was in 2016, and it was the second season Dan Quinn served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 11-5-0 in the regular season and 2-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the New England Patriots 34-28. At the end of the season, Matt Ryan was awarded with the AP Offensive Player of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Preaseason Week 1 Washington Redskins 23-17
Preaseason Week 2 @ Cleveland Browns 24-13
Preaseason Week 3 vs. Miami Dolphins 6-17
Preaseason Week 4 Jacksonville Jaguars 17-15
Week 1 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 24-31
Week 2 @ Oakland Raiders 35-28
Week 3 @ New Orleans Saints 45-32
Week 4 Carolina Panthers 48-33
Week 5 @ Denver Broncos 23-16
Week 6 @ Seattle Seahawks 24-26
Week 7 San Diego Chargers 30-33
Week 8 Green Bay Packers 33-32
Week 9 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 43-28
Week 10 @ Philadelphia Eagles 15-24
Week 11 Bye Week
Week 12 Arizona Cardinals 38-19
Week 13 Kansas City Chiefs 28-29
Week 14 @ Los Angeles Rams 42-14
Week 15 San Francisco 49ers 41-13
Week 16 @ Carolina Panthers 33-16
Week 17 New Orleans Saints 38-32


Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round Seattle Seahawks 36-20
Conference Championship Green Bay Packers 44-21
Super Bowl vs. New England Patriots 28-34


Head Coach: Dan Quinn Assistant Head Coach: Raheem Morris Offensive Coordinator: Kyle Shanahan Defensive Coordinator: Richard Smith Special Teams Coordinator: Keith Armstrong Assistant Passing Game Coordinator: Jerome Henderson Quarterbacks Coach: Matt LaFleur Wide Receivers Coach: Raheem Morris Offensive Line Coach: Chris Morgan Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Keith Carter Running Backs Coach: Bobby Turner Tight Ends Coach: Wade Harman Offensive Assistant Coach: Mike McDaniel, Mike LaFleur Defensive Line Coach: Bryan Cox Linebackers Coach: Jeff Ulbrich, Doug Mallory Defensive Backs Coach: Chad Walker Secondary Coach: Marquand Manuel Senior Defensive Assistant Coach: Marquand Manuel Defensive Assistant Coach: Chad Walker, Doug Mallory Assistant Special Teams Coach: Eric Sutulovich Seasonal Offensive Assistant Coach: Katie Sowers Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: Jesse Ackerman Athletic Performance Manager: A.J. Neibel Head Athletic Trainer: Marty Lauzon Assistant Athletic Trainer: Danny Long Coaching Intern: Justin Outten Scouting Intern: Katie Sowers Special Teams Intern: Lance Schulters