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1997 Atlanta Falcons

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Record: 7-9-0, Finished 3rd in NFC West Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 320 points (20.0/g), 18th of 30 in the NFL.
 Allowed 361 points (22.6/g), 21st.
 Differential of -41 points (-2.6/g), 19th.
 Expected W-L: 6.9-9.1.

 Record vs. Vegas Line: 9-6-1

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential +4 (0.2/g), 11th.

Simple Rating System: Total -4.2, Offense: -1.2, Defense: -2.9, SoS: -1.6, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Dan Reeves(7-9-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: George Sefcik
 Defensive Coordinator: Rich Brooks

Team Executives

 Offensive Scheme: Smashmouth
 Defensive Alignment: 4-3

Training Camp: Atlanta Falcons Training Facility (Suwanee, Georgia)