1970 Atlanta Falcons Game-by-Game Results
Team Record: 4-8-2
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference
Coach: Norm Van Brocklin (4-8-2)
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
1970 Atlanta Falcons Roster
The Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League ended the 1970 season with a record of 4 wins and 8 losses and 2 ties, finishing third in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference.
The Falcons racked up 206 points, while the defensive squad allowed 261. Cannonball Butler ran for a team-best 636 yards for Atlanta.
Bob Berry threw for 1,806 yards. Jim Mitchell hauled in 44 passes for 650 yards. Paul Flatley provided receiving help, too.
Ken Reaves picked off 6 errant tosses from the opposition.
Norm Van Brocklin coached the team.
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Regular Season Points For: 206
Regular Season Points Against: 261
|September 20, 1970||Atlanta Falcons 14 at New Orleans Saints 3||W||0-0-0||1-0-0||1-0-0|
|September 27, 1970||Atlanta Falcons 24 at Green Bay Packers 27||L||0-0-0||1-1-0||1-1-0|
|October 4, 1970||San Francisco 49ers 20 at Atlanta Falcons 21||W||1-0-0||1-1-0||2-1-0|
|October 11, 1970||Atlanta Falcons 0 at Dallas Cowboys 13||L||1-0-0||1-2-0||2-2-0|
|October 18, 1970||Atlanta Falcons 10 at Denver Broncos 24||L||1-0-0||1-3-0||2-3-0|
|October 25, 1970||New Orleans Saints 14 at Atlanta Falcons 32||W||2-0-0||1-3-0||3-3-0|
|November 1, 1970||Chicago Bears 23 at Atlanta Falcons 14||L||2-1-0||1-3-0||3-4-0|
|November 8, 1970||Atlanta Falcons 10 at Los Angeles Rams 10||T||2-1-0||1-3-1||3-4-1|
|November 15, 1970||Atlanta Falcons 13 at Philadelphia Eagles 13||T||2-1-0||1-3-2||3-4-2|
|November 22, 1970||St. Louis Cardinals 17 at Atlanta Falcons 7||L||2-2-0||1-3-2||3-5-2|
|November 30, 1970||Miami Dolphins 20 at Atlanta Falcons 7||L||2-3-0||1-3-2||3-6-2|
|December 6, 1970||Atlanta Falcons 20 at San Francisco 49ers 24||L||2-3-0||1-4-2||3-7-2|
|December 13, 1970||Pittsburgh Steelers 16 at Atlanta Falcons 27||W||3-3-0||1-4-2||4-7-2|
|December 20, 1970||Minnesota Vikings 37 at Atlanta Falcons 7||L||3-4-0||1-4-2||4-8-2|