1989 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
3-13-0 0-0 4669 3514 1155 23 261 6025 3554 2471 32 336
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The Atlanta Falcons' twenty-fourth season was in 1989, and it was the sixth season Marion Campbell served as the head coach of the team. The Falcons played their home games at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium. He resigned from the Falcons on Tuesday, November 28, 1989. Head coach Marion Campbell resigned with four games remaining on the year. His three year contract was set to expire at the end of the season. They finished the season 3-13-0, 3-5-0 at home and 0-8-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Los Angeles Rams 21-31
Week 2 Dallas Cowboys 27-21
Week 3 @ Indianapolis Colts 9-13
Week 4 @ Green Bay Packers 21-23
Week 5 @ Los Angeles Rams 14-26
Week 6 New England Patriots 16-15
Week 7 @ Phoenix Cardinals 20-34
Week 8 @ New Orleans Saints 13-20
Week 9 Buffalo Bills 30-28
Week 10 @ San Francisco 49ers 3-45
Week 11 New Orleans Saints 17-26
Week 12 @ New York Jets 7-27
Week 13 San Francisco 49ers 10-23
Week 14 @ Minnesota Vikings 17-43
Week 15 Washington Redskins 30-31
Week 16 Detroit Lions 24-31

1989 Atlanta Falcons Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Marion Campbell Interim Head Coach: Jim Hanifan Assistant Head Coach: Fred Bruney Assistant Head Coach-Offense: Jim Hanifan Offensive Coordinator: Rod Dowhower Wide Receivers Coach: Jimmy Raye Running Backs Coach: Steve Crosby Tight Ends Coach: Foge Fazio Defensive Line Coach: Tommy Brasher Linebackers Coach: Chuck Clausen Defensive Assistant Coach: Claude Humphrey Special Teams Coach: Foge Fazio Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Tim Jorgensen Administrative Assistant: Danny Mock, Scott Campbell Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship: James Daniel