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1973 Atlanta Falcons season
Head Coach Norm Van Brocklin
Home Field Atlanta Stadium
Results
Record 9-5
Place 2nd NFC West
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
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1972 1974

The 1973 Atlanta Falcons season was their eighth in the league. The team improved on their previous season's output of 7-7, but failed to reach the playoffs.[1]

NFL DraftEdit

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 16, 1973 at New Orleans Saints W 62-7
66,428
2 September 23, 1973 at Los Angeles Rams L 31-0
61,197
3 October 1, 1973 at Detroit Lions L 31-6
45,599
4 October 7, 1973 San Francisco 49ers L 13-9
51,107
5 October 14, 1973 Chicago Bears W 46-6
58,850
6 October 21, 1973 at San Diego Chargers W 41-0
41,527
7 October 28, 1973 at San Francisco 49ers W 17-3
56,825
8 November 4, 1973 Los Angeles Rams W 15-13
55,837
9 November 11, 1973 at Philadelphia Eagles W 44-27
63,114
10 November 19, 1973 Minnesota Vikings W 20-14
56,519
11 November 25, 1973 at New York Jets W 28-20
47,283
12 December 2, 1973 Buffalo Bills L 17-6
54,607
13 December 9, 1973 St. Louis Cardinals L 32-10
48,030
14 December 16, 1973 New Orleans Saints W 14-10
34,147

StandingsEdit

NFC West
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Los Angeles Rams 12 2 0 .857 388 178 W-6
Atlanta Falcons 9 5 0 .643 318 224 W-1
New Orleans Saints 5 9 0 .357 163 312 L-1
San Francisco 49ers 5 9 0 .357 262 319 L-2

ReferencesEdit

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