1972 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
7-7-0 0-0 4011 1919 2092 34 231 3767 1704 2063 33 221
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The Atlanta Falcons' seventh season was in 1972, and it was the fifth season Norm Van Brocklin served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 7-7-0, 4-3-0 at home and 3-4-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Chicago Bears 37-21
Week 2 @ New England Patriots 20-21
Week 3 Los Angeles Rams 31-3
Week 4 Detroit Lions 23-26
Week 5 @ New Orleans Saints 21-14
Week 6 @ Green Bay Packers 10-9
Week 7 San Francisco 49ers 14-49
Week 8 @ Los Angeles Rams 7-20
Week 9 New Orleans Saints 36-20
Week 10 @ Washington Redskins 13-24
Week 11 Denver Broncos 23-20
Week 12 Houston Oilers 20-10
Week 13 @ San Francisco 49ers 0-20
Week 14 Kansas City Chiefs 14-17

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