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1971 Atlanta Falcons

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Record: 7-6-1, Finished 3rd in NFC West Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 274 points (19.6/g), 13th of 26 in the NFL.
 Allowed 277 points (19.8/g), 13th.
 Differential of -3 points (-0.2/g), 13th.
 Expected W-L: 6.9-7.1.

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential +2 (0.1/g), 11th.

Simple Rating System: Total 1.3, Offense: 0.3, Defense: 1.0, SoS: 1.5, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Norm Van Brocklin(7-6-1)
 Defensive Coordinator: Marion Campbell

Team Executives


 Defensive Alignment: 4-3

Training Camp: Furman University (Greenville, South Carolina)

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