2009 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
9-7-0 0-0 5447 3571 1876 25 330 5582 3873 1709 28 303
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The Atlanta Falcons' forty-fourth season was in 2009, and it was the second season Mike Smith served as the head coach of the team. The Falcons played their home games at Georgia Dome. They finished the season 9-7-0, 6-2-0 at home and 3-5-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Preaseason Week 1 @ Detroit Lions 26-27
Preaseason Week 2 @ St. Louis Rams 20-13
Preaseason Week 3 San Diego Chargers 27-24
Preaseason Week 4 Baltimore Ravens 3-20
Week 1 Miami Dolphins 19-7
Week 2 Carolina Panthers 28-20
Week 3 @ New England Patriots 10-26
Week 4 Bye Week
Week 5 @ San Francisco 49ers 45-10
Week 6 Chicago Bears 21-14
Week 7 @ Dallas Cowboys 21-37
Week 8 @ New Orleans Saints 27-35
Week 9 Washington Redskins 31-17
Week 10 @ Carolina Panthers 19-28
Week 11 @ New York Giants 31-34
Week 12 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 20-17
Week 13 Philadelphia Eagles 7-34
Week 14 New Orleans Saints 23-26
Week 15 @ New York Jets 10-7
Week 16 Buffalo Bills 31-3
Week 17 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 20-10

2009 Atlanta Falcons Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Mike Smith Assistant Head Coach: Emmitt Thomas Offensive Coordinator: Mike Mularkey Defensive Coordinator: Brian VanGorder Special Teams Coordinator: Keith Armstrong Quarterbacks Coach: Bill Musgrave Wide Receivers Coach: Terry Robiskie Offensive Line Coach: Paul T. Boudreau Running Backs Coach: Gerald Brown Tight Ends Coach: Chris Scelfo Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Paul Dunn Offensive Assistant Coach: Glenn Thomas Defensive Line Coach: Ray Hamilton Linebackers Coach: Glenn Pires Defensive Backs Coach: Alvin Reynolds Secondary Coach: Emmitt Thomas Defensive Assistant Coach: Joe Danna Assistant Special Teams Coach: Eric Sutulovich Assistant to the Head Coach: Andrew Weidinger Director of Athletic Performance: Jeff Fish Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Bill Hughan, Jonas Beauchemin Owner: Arthur Blank General Manager: Thomas Dimitroff Director of Player Personnel: Les Snead Assistant Athletic Trainer: Michael Blankenship