2012 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
13-3-0 1-1 6800 5155 1645 22 393 6713 4470 2243 34 347
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The Atlanta Falcons' forty-seventh season was in 2012, and it was the fifth season Mike Smith served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 13-3-0 in the regular season and 1-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the San Francisco 49ers 28-24.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Preaseason Week 1 Baltimore Ravens 17-31
Preaseason Week 2 Cincinnati Bengals 19-24
Preaseason Week 3 @ Miami Dolphins 23-6
Preaseason Week 4 @ Jacksonville Jaguars 14-24
Week 1 @ Kansas City Chiefs 40-24
Week 2 Denver Broncos 27-21
Week 3 @ San Diego Chargers 27-3
Week 4 Carolina Panthers 30-28
Week 5 @ Washington Redskins 24-17
Week 6 Oakland Raiders 23-20
Week 7 Bye Week
Week 8 @ Philadelphia Eagles 30-17
Week 9 Dallas Cowboys 19-13
Week 10 @ New Orleans Saints 27-31
Week 11 Arizona Cardinals 23-19
Week 12 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 24-23
Week 13 New Orleans Saints 23-13
Week 14 @ Carolina Panthers 20-30
Week 15 New York Giants 34-0
Week 16 @ Detroit Lions 31-18
Week 17 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 17-22


Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round Seattle Seahawks 30-28
Conference Championship San Francisco 49ers 24-28


Head Coach: Mike Smith Offensive Coordinator: Dirk Koetter Defensive Coordinator: Mike Nolan Special Teams Coordinator: Keith Armstrong Quarterbacks Coach: Glenn Thomas Wide Receivers Coach: Terry Robiskie Offensive Line Coach: Paul Dunn, Pat Hill Running Backs Coach: Gerald Brown Tight Ends Coach: Chris Scelfo Offensive Assistant Coach: Andrew Weidinger Defensive Line Coach: Ray Hamilton Linebackers Coach: Glenn Pires Defensive Backs Coach: Joe Danna Secondary Coach: Tim Lewis Defensive Assistant Coach: Mark Collins Assistant Special Teams Coach: Eric Sutulovich Director of Athletic Performance: Jeff Fish Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: A.J. Neibel, Jonas Beauchemin General Manager: Thomas Dimitroff Director of Pro Scouting: DeJuan Polk Director of Football Administration: Nick Polk Director of Player Personnel: David Caldwell Coordinator of Scouting Administration: Rebecca Hill Pro Scout: Bob Kronenberg Area Scout: Shepley Heard, Steve Sabo, Anthony Robinson, Michael Ross Eastern Regional Scout: Marvin Allen Western Regional Scout: Mark Olson Scouting Assistant: Mike Potts Player Personnel Assistant: Chase Falivene Director of Football Systems: Karl Pierburg President: Rich McKay Associate Director of Player Personnel: Lionel Vital Chief Executive Officer: Rich McKay Director of Special Projects: Karl Pierburg Executive Assistant to the Coaching Staff: Billie Jo Reynolds Salary Cap Assistant: Chase Falivene Executive Assistant to the Head Coach: Brenda Johnston Administrative Assistant: Kim Leone Head Athletic Trainer: Marty Lauzon Assistant Athletic Trainer: Danny Long