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1978 Atlanta Falcons

An improved Falcons team, once again led by QB Steve Bartkowski, played in and won their first playoff game in 1978, a 14-13 Wildcard victory against the Philadelphia Eagles. The season ended the following week with a 27-20 NFC Divisional loss to the Super Bowl-bound Dallas Cowboys.

Week 1 Sept 3 W 20-14 vs Houston Oilers
Week 2 Sept 10 L 10-0 at Los Angeles Rams
Week 3 Sept 17 L 24-16 vs Cleveland Browns
Week 4 Sept 24 L 14-9 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Week 5 Oct 1 W 23-20 vs New York Giants
Week 6 Oct 8 L 31-7 at Pittsburgh Steelers
Week 7 Oct 15 W 14-0 vs Detroit Lions
Week 8 Oct 22 W 20-17 at San Francisco 49ers
Week 9 Oct 30 W 15-7 vs Los Angeles Rams
Week 10 Nov 5 W 21-10 vs San Francisco 49ers
Week 11 Nov 12 W 20-17 at New Orleans Saints
Week 12 Nov 19 L 13-7 at Chicago Bears
Week 13 Nov 26 W 20-17 vs New Orleans Saints
Week 14 Dec 3 L 37-7 at Cincinnati Bengals
Week 15 Dec 10 W 20-17 vs Washington Redskins
Week 16 Dec 17 L 42-21 at St. Louis Cardinals
Dec 24 W 14-13 vs Philadelphia Eagles
Dec 30 L 27-20 at Dallas Cowboys




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Head Coach: Leeman Bennett

Record: 9-7 (2nd NFC West)

Draft Pick: Mike Kenn, T, Michigan

Stadium: Fulton-County Stadium

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