1970 Atlanta Falcons Game-by-Game Results

National Football League (NFL)
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 Statistics
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

Date Game Res Home Road Record
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


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