| ||Offense ||Defense |
|Record ||Playoff record ||Total yards ||Pass yards ||Rush yards ||Turnovers ||First downs ||Total yards ||Pass yards ||Rush yards ||Turnovers ||First downs |
|6-10-0 ||0-0 ||4929 ||2729 ||2200 ||43 ||303 ||5759 ||3596 ||2163 ||36 ||311 |
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The Atlanta Falcons' fourteenth season was in 1979, and it was the third season Leeman Bennett served as the head coach of the team. The Falcons played their home games at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium. They finished the season 6-10-0, 3-5-0 at home and 3-5-0 on the road.
1979 Atlanta Falcons Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Leeman Bennett Quarterbacks Coach: Dick Wood, Ted Plumb Wide Receivers Coach: Ted Plumb Offensive Backs Coach: John North