1973 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
9-5-0 0-0 4038 2001 2037 33 240 3559 1430 2129 37 212
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The Atlanta Falcons' eighth season was in 1973, and it was the sixth season Norm Van Brocklin served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 9-5-0, 4-3-0 at home and 5-2-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ New Orleans Saints 62-7
Week 2 @ Los Angeles Rams 0-31
Week 3 @ Detroit Lions 6-31
Week 4 San Francisco 49ers 9-13
Week 5 Chicago Bears 46-6
Week 6 @ San Diego Chargers 41-0
Week 7 @ San Francisco 49ers 17-3
Week 8 Los Angeles Rams 15-13
Week 9 @ Philadelphia Eagles 44-27
Week 10 Minnesota Vikings 20-14
Week 11 @ New York Jets 28-20
Week 12 Buffalo Bills 6-17
Week 13 St. Louis Cardinals 10-32
Week 14 New Orleans Saints 14-10

Coaches

Head Coach: Norm Van Brocklin Defensive Coordinator: Marion Campbell Wide Receivers Coach: Harry Gilmer Backfield Coach: Billy Ray Barnes Defensive Backs Coach: Fred Bruney