1987 Atlanta Falcons Schedule & Results

1987 Atlanta Falcons schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Preseason

Saturday, August 15, 1987 FINAL
Buffalo (0-1) 14
Atlanta (1-0) 19
Saturday, August 22, 1987 FINAL
Atlanta (1-1) 10
Kansas City (2-1) 13
Saturday, August 29, 1987 FINAL
Cleveland (2-1) 23
Atlanta (1-2) 3
Friday, September 4, 1987 FINAL
New England (2-2) 14
Atlanta (1-3) 13

Regular Season

Sun 9/13 1234FINAL
Atlanta (0-1) 030710
Tampa Bay (1-0) 141371448
Pass
D. Archer (ATL), 22-8-94, 2 INT, 0 TD
S. DeBerg (TB), 34-24-333, 1 INT, 5 TD
Rush
G. Riggs (ATL), 12-52
B. Howard (TB), 12-47
Rec
G. Riggs (ATL), 4-27
M. Carrier (TB), 6-50, 1 TD
Sun 9/20 1234FINAL
Washington (1-1) 706720
Atlanta (1-1) 707721
Pass
D. Williams (WAS), 30-18-198, 2 INT, 3 TD
S. Campbell (ATL), 34-17-271, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
K. Griffin (WAS), 14-73
G. Riggs (ATL), 23-120, 1 TD
Rec
K. Bryant (WAS), 6-76, 1 TD
K. Whisenhunt (ATL), 6-68
Sun 10/4 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (2-1) 01401428
Atlanta (1-2) 302712
Pass
S. Bono (PIT), 23-12-164, 1 INT, 1 TD
J. Van Raaphorst (ATL), 21-13-113, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
E. Jackson (PIT), 29-104, 1 TD
M. Williams (ATL), 13-49
Rec
J. Clinkscales (PIT), 6-150, 1 TD
M. Williams (ATL), 9-70
Sun 10/11 1234FINAL
San Francisco (3-1) 6140525
Atlanta (1-3) 0010717
Pass
B. Gagliano (SF), 8-4-79, 1 INT, 1 TD
E. Kramer (ATL), 33-13-176, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
R. Craig (SF), 17-91, 1 TD
R. Badanjek (ATL), 15-45, 1 TD
Rec
D. Clark (SF), 2-27, 1 TD
L. Taylor (ATL), 6-94
Sun 10/18 1234FINAL
LA Rams (1-4) 7103020
Atlanta (2-3) 0071724
Pass
S. Dils (LA), 29-14-174, 1 INT, 2 TD
E. Kramer (ATL), 46-27-335, 2 INT, 3 TD
Rush
C. White (LA), 31-155
R. Badanjek (ATL), 14-42
Rec
J. Francis (LA), 3-12, 1 TD
M. Barney (ATL), 6-109, 1 TD
Sun 10/25 1234FINAL
Atlanta (2-4) 31014633
Houston (4-2) 31071737
Pass
S. Campbell (ATL), 26-14-187, 1 INT, 3 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 34-15-242, 2 INT, 3 TD
Rush
G. Riggs (ATL), 21-113
M. Rozier (HOU), 29-144, 1 TD
Rec
S. Bailey (ATL), 4-56, 1 TD
E. Givins (HOU), 5-99, 1 TD
Sun 11/1 1234FINAL
New Orleans (4-3) 14731438
Atlanta (2-5) 00000
Pass
B. Hebert (NO), 26-16-171, 0 INT, 1 TD
S. Campbell (ATL), 29-14-156, 5 INT, 0 TD
Rush
R. Mayes (NO), 19-112
G. Riggs (ATL), 14-46
Rec
M. Jones (NO), 4-54, 1 TD
S. Bailey (ATL), 6-89
Sun 11/8 1234FINAL
Atlanta (2-6) 03003
Cleveland (5-3) 01421338
Pass
S. Campbell (ATL), 22-15-169, 1 INT, 0 TD
B. Kosar (CLE), 23-13-192, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
G. Riggs (ATL), 16-93
T. Manoa (CLE), 7-61
Rec
A. Matthews (ATL), 5-70
E. Byner (CLE), 4-40, 1 TD
Sun 11/15 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (3-6) 3001316
Atlanta (2-7) 007310
Pass
B. Esiason (CIN), 30-13-159, 2 INT, 0 TD
S. Campbell (ATL), 21-12-167, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
L. Kinnebrew (CIN), 27-100, 1 TD
G. Riggs (ATL), 23-112
Rec
S. Jennings (CIN), 4-22
F. Dixon (ATL), 3-64, 1 TD
Sun 11/22 1234FINAL
Atlanta (2-8) 076013
Minnesota (6-4) 0107724
Pass
S. Campbell (ATL), 35-19-212, 1 INT, 1 TD
W. Wilson (MIN), 18-7-111, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
S. Campbell (ATL), 5-47, 1 TD
R. Fenney (MIN), 9-44
Rec
G. Riggs (ATL), 5-24
A. Carter (MIN), 3-80
Sun 11/29 1234FINAL
St. Louis (5-6) 141010034
Atlanta (2-9) 770721
Pass
N. Lomax (STL), 42-25-369, 1 INT, 2 TD
S. Campbell (ATL), 39-15-181, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
E. Ferrell (STL), 13-58, 2 TD
G. Riggs (ATL), 15-60, 1 TD
Rec
J. Smith (STL), 10-109
A. Matthews (ATL), 7-115, 2 TD
Sun 12/6 1234FINAL
Atlanta (3-9) 1407021
Dallas (5-7) 370010
Pass
S. Campbell (ATL), 30-17-253, 2 INT, 1 TD
S. Pelluer (DAL), 31-18-203, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
G. Riggs (ATL), 30-119
H. Walker (DAL), 15-35, 1 TD
Rec
F. Dixon (ATL), 7-80, 1 TD
K. Edwards (DAL), 7-88
Sun 12/13 1234FINAL
Atlanta (3-10) 00000
LA Rams (6-7) 9177033
Pass
C. Miller (ATL), 20-10-170, 1 INT, 0 TD
J. Everett (LA), 24-13-193, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
G. Riggs (ATL), 9-31
C. White (LA), 29-159, 2 TD
Rec
K. Flowers (ATL), 3-29
H. Ellard (LA), 6-97, 1 TD
Sun 12/20 1234FINAL
Atlanta (3-11) 00707
San Francisco (12-2) 07141435
Pass
C. Miller (ATL), 36-13-186, 4 INT, 0 TD
S. Young (SF), 30-13-216, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
G. Riggs (ATL), 10-24
S. Young (SF), 6-83, 1 TD
Rec
A. Matthews (ATL), 4-59
J. Rice (SF), 4-58, 2 TD
Sun 12/27 1234FINAL
Detroit (4-11) 73101030
Atlanta (3-12) 0130013
Pass
C. Long (DET), 24-11-157, 2 INT, 0 TD
C. Miller (ATL), 36-16-196, 4 INT, 1 TD
Rush
G. Ellerson (DET), 17-73, 2 TD
G. Riggs (ATL), 15-64
Rec
J. Jones (DET), 3-16
F. Dixon (ATL), 4-87, 1 TD

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