1969N Atlanta Falcons Season Summary - Final
Record (7-5-2)
Wk Result Opponent
1 W 20-7 San Francisco
2 T 14-14 at LA Rams
3 L 13-24 Baltimore
4 W 10-9 Dallas
5 T 7-7 at San Francisco
6 L 0-28 at Green Bay
7 L 28-31 LA Rams
8 L 20-23 at Detroit
9 W 28-14 Chicago
10 W 21-13 at Washington
11 W 13-6 at Baltimore
12 W 31-20 New Orleans
13 W 21-17 at Philadelphia
14 L 10-27 Minnesota
Team Statistics
Falcons Opp.
Total First Downs 211 211
Rushing 104 99
Passing 88 98
Penalty 19 14
Third Down: Made/Att 61-185 73-184
Third Down Pct. 33.0 39.7
Fourth Down: Made/Att 8-16 7-12
Fourth Down Pct. 50.0 58.3
Red Zone: Made/Att 32-38 26-33
Red Zone Pct. 84.2 78.8
Total Net Yards 3519 4099
Avg.Per Game 251.4 292.8
Total Plays 842 843
Avg.Per Play 4.2 4.9
Net Yards Rushing 1853 2061
Avg.Per Game 132.4 147.2
Total Rushes 476 448
Net Yards Passing 1666 2038
Avg.Per Game 119.0 145.6
Sacked-Yds Lost 58-445 24-175
Gross Yards 3964 4274
Att-Completions 308-140 371-203
Completion Pct. 45.5 54.7
Had Intercepted 11 18
Punts-Avg. 89-41.2 66-39.9
Net Punting Avg. 39.9 38.4
Penalties-Yards Lost 54-511 66-637
Fumbles-Ball Lost 31-15 26-20
Touchdowns 29 27
Rushing 15 7
Passing 14 15
Returns 0 5
Total Pts. 236 240
Avg. Time of Poss. 29:06 30:54
PASSING Att Cmp Pct Yds Lng TD Int Sk SkY Rate
Berry 140 71 50.7 1,003 41 7 3 34 272 81.9
Wages 8 7 87.5 89 27 1 0 0 0 152.6
R.Johnson 107 41 38.3 776 73 6 5 19 132 63.5
Lemmerman 53 21 39.6 243 39 0 3 5 41 30.6
Falcons 308 140 45.5 2,111 73 14 11 58 445 68.8
Opponents 371 203 54.7 2,213 69 15 18 24 175 65.8
SCORING R P Ret PAT FG Saf Pts
Etter 0 0 0 29 11 0 62
Butler 7 1 0 0 0 0 48
J.Mitchell 0 4 0 0 0 0 24
Wages 4 0 0 0 0 0 24
Cogdill 0 4 0 0 0 0 24
Flatley 0 3 0 0 0 0 18
R.Smith 0 2 0 0 0 0 12
C.Bryant 2 0 0 0 0 0 12
Berry 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Gipson 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Falcons 15 14 0 29 11 0 236
Opponents 7 15 5 27 17 0 240
FIELD GOALS 1-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50
Etter 4/4 4/6 1/3 2/5 0/0
Falcons 4/4 4/6 1/3 2/5 0/0
Opponents 4/5 5/7 8/13 0/6 0/1
RUSHING Att Yards Avg Long TD
Butler 233 805 3.5 31 7
C.Bryant 70 298 4.3 15 2
Gipson 59 292 4.9 24 1
Wages 51 217 4.3 26 4
Coffey 32 87 2.7 19 0
J.Mitchell 7 61 8.7 17 0
Berry 11 45 4.1 10 1
R.Johnson 10 33 3.3 9 0
Lemmerman 3 15 5.0 7 0
Falcons 476 1,853 3.9 31 15
Opponents 448 2,061 4.6 54 7
RECEIVING Rec Yards Avg Long TD
Flatley 38 756 19.9 73 3
J.Mitchell 32 519 16.2 41 4
Butler 27 374 13.9 65 1
Wages 15 147 9.8 16 0
Cogdill 15 206 13.7 48 4
R.Smith 8 69 8.6 20 2
Coffey 2 9 4.5 5 0
C.Bryant 2 12 6.0 8 0
Gipson 1 19 19.0 19 0
Falcons 140 2,111 15.1 73 14
Opponents 203 2,213 10.9 69 15
PUNT RETURNS No FC Yds Avg Lng TD
Mallory 14 8 38 2.7 16 0
Freeman 6 1 51 8.5 14 0
McCauley 9 11 13 1.4 14 0
Falcons 29 20 102 3.5 16 0
Opponents 40 21 118 3.0 21 0
KO RETURNS No Yds Avg Long TD
C.Bryant 15 265 17.7 27 0
Butler 6 181 30.2 37 0
Gipson 4 59 14.8 18 0
Wages 7 90 12.9 17 0
Falcons 32 595 18.6 37 0
Opponents 38 853 22.4 40 0
PUNTING Att Yds GAvg In20 Long
Lothridge 89 3,666 41.2 27 58
Falcons 89 3,666 41.2 27 58
Opponents 66 2,636 39.9 17 56
INTERCEPTIONS No Yds Long TD
Redmond 5 90 28 0
Zook 4 46 20 0
Reaves 3 8 7 0
Hansen 3 53 22 0
Mallory 1 20 20 0
Allen 1 16 16 0
Lavan 1 3 3 0
Falcons 18 236 28 0
Opponents 11 223 54 2
SACKS No Yds SAF
Humphrey 6 42 0
Hughes 5 46 0
Zook 4 29 0
Allen 4 23 0
Aacks 2 15 0
Brezina 2 17 0
Shay 1 3 0
Falcons 24 175 0
Opponents 58 445 0