The Atlanta Falcons eked out a victory over the New Orleans Saints, 14 to 10, on December 16, 1973.

1973 Atlanta Falcons

Final

NO

Saints

5-9-0

10

ATL

Falcons

9-5-0

14

1

0

7

2

0

7

3

10

0

4

0

0

Total

10

14

1st quarter

NO

ATL

Falcons

Eddie Ray 1-yard run (Nick Mike-Mayer kick)

0

7

2nd quarter

NO

ATL

Falcons

Eddie Ray 1-yard run (Nick Mike-Mayer kick)

0

14

3rd quarter

NO

ATL

Saints

Bob Newland 6-yard pass from Bobby Scott (Bill McClard kick)

7

14

Saints

Bill McClard 11-yard field goal

10

14

Saints

Falcons

1st Downs

11

17

Passing 1st Downs

Rushing 1st Downs

1st downs from penalties

3rd down efficiency

-

-

4th down efficiency

-

-

Total Plays

60

69

Total Yards

195

296

Yards per play

3.3

4.3

Passing

90

148

Comp - Att

6 - 21

10 - 19

Yards per pass

4.3

6.7

Interceptions thrown

2

0

Sacks - Yards lost

0 - 0

3 - 20

Rushing

105

148

Rushing Attempts

39

47

Yards per rush

2.7

3.1

Penalties

4

5

Turnovers

2

2

Fumbles lost

0

2

Interceptions

2

0

Possession

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Bobby Scott 6 21 90 4.3 1 2 21.2
Team 6 21 90 4.3 1 2 0 21.2

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Jess Phillips 18 49 2.7 0
Joe Profit 13 47 3.6 0
Tom Myers 1 8 8.0 0
Bobby Scott 3 7 2.3 0
Howard Stevens 1 2 2.0 0
Bill Butler 2 -1 -0.5 0
Steve O'Neal 1 -7 -7.0 0
Team 39 105 2.7 0

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Bob Newland 3 61 20.3 1
Jubilee Dunbar 1 27 27.0 0
John Beasley 1 2 2.0 0
Joe Profit 1 0 0.0 0
Team 6 90 4.3 1 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 0 0 2

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 3.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Bill McClard 1 1 1 4
Team 1 1 1 4

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Steve O'Neal 7 278 39.7
Team 7 278 39.7

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Howard Stevens 1 13 13.0 0
Mike Fink 1 3 3.0 0
Team 2 16 8.0 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Doug Winslow 1 10 10.0 0
Team 1 10 10.0 0

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Bob Lee 10 19 168 8.8 0 0 82.8
Team 10 19 148 8.8 0 0 3 82.8

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Dave Hampton 27 84 3.1 0
Eddie Ray 12 45 3.8 2
Bob Lee 5 12 2.4 0
Art Malone 3 7 2.3 0
Team 47 148 3.1 2

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Al Dodd 2 44 22.0 0
Tom Geredine 2 41 20.5 0
Jim Mitchell 1 31 31.0 0
Dave Hampton 2 26 13.0 0
Larry Mialik 1 13 13.0 0
Eddie Ray 1 7 7.0 0
Art Malone 1 6 6.0 0
Team 10 168 8.8 0 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 4 2 0

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 0.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Nick Mike-Mayer 0 2 2 2
Team 0 2 2 2

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
John James 5 180 36.0
Team 5 180 36.0

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Joe Washington 2 43 21.5 0
Rolland Lawrence 1 28 28.0 0
Team 3 71 23.7 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Ray Brown 4 27 6.8 0
Team 4 27 6.8 0

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Team Leaders

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PASS

2,836

Ridder

Desmond Ridder

RUSH

976

Robinson

Bijan Robinson

REC

905

London

Drake London

Team Rankings

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PPG

18.9

26th

OPP PPG

21.9

18th

RUSH YDS/G

127.0

9th

PASS YDS/G

222.1

22nd

2023 Division Standings

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TEAM W L T PCT
Saints Saints
9 8 0 .529
Buccaneers Buccaneers
9 8 0 .529
Falcons Falcons
7 10 0 .412
Panthers Panthers
2 15 0 .118

Last Game

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NO Saints

9-8-0

48

Final

17

ATL Falcons

7-10-0

Sun 7 Jan 2024

NFL 2023 Leaders

NFL 2023 Rankings

NFL 2023 Betting

NFL 2023 Division Standings

AFC North W L T PCT
1
Ravens Ravens
13 4 0 .765
2
Browns Browns
11 6 0 .647
AFC East W L T PCT
1
Bills Bills
11 6 0 .647
2
Dolphins Dolphins
11 6 0 .647
AFC West W L T PCT
1
Chiefs Chiefs
11 6 0 .647
2
Raiders Raiders
8 9 0 .471
AFC South W L T PCT
1
Texans Texans
10 7 0 .588
2
Jaguars Jaguars
9 8 0 .529
NFC North W L T PCT
1
Lions Lions
12 5 0 .706
2
Packers Packers
9 8 0 .529
NFC West W L T PCT
1
49ers 49ers
12 5 0 .706
2
Rams Rams
10 7 0 .588
NFC East W L T PCT
1
Cowboys Cowboys
12 5 0 .706
2
Eagles Eagles
11 6 0 .647
NFC South W L T PCT
1
Buccaneers Buccaneers
9 8 0 .529
2
Saints Saints
9 8 0 .529