1996 Atlanta Falcons Schedule & Results

1996 Atlanta Falcons schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Regular Season

Sun 9/1 1234FINAL
Atlanta (0-1) 33006
Carolina (1-0) 7133629
Pass
J. George (ATL), 35-16-215, 0 INT, 0 TD
K. Collins (CAR), 31-17-198, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
J. Anderson (ATL), 14-108
T. Biakabutuka (CAR), 26-69
Rec
E. Metcalf (ATL), 6-56
M. Carrier (CAR), 6-78, 1 TD
Sun 9/8 1234FINAL
Minnesota (2-0) 3701323
Atlanta (0-2) 3014017
Pass
B. Johnson (MIN), 26-15-275, 1 INT, 2 TD
J. George (ATL), 41-24-266, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
R. Smith (MIN), 30-90
J. Anderson (ATL), 16-73
Rec
C. Carter (MIN), 4-75, 1 TD
B. Emanuel (ATL), 9-116
Sun 9/22 1234FINAL
Philadelphia (3-1) 310101033
Atlanta (0-3) 0100818
Pass
R. Peete (PHI), 29-16-199, 0 INT, 0 TD
J. George (ATL), 23-16-217, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
R. Watters (PHI), 26-121, 2 TD
J. Anderson (ATL), 7-36
Rec
I. Fryar (PHI), 4-35
B. Emanuel (ATL), 9-93, 1 TD
Sun 9/29 1234FINAL
Atlanta (0-4) 307717
San Francisco (3-1) 6219339
Pass
B. Hebert (ATL), 32-17-206, 3 INT, 2 TD
E. Grbac (SF), 36-22-222, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
J. Anderson (ATL), 14-67
A. Lynn (SF), 1-67
Rec
R. Preston (ATL), 6-65, 1 TD
J. Rice (SF), 7-72, 1 TD
Sun 10/6 1234FINAL
Atlanta (0-5) 0714324
Detroit (4-2) 7210028
Pass
B. Hebert (ATL), 36-18-180, 1 INT, 0 TD
S. Mitchell (DET), 37-20-276, 0 INT, 3 TD
Rush
J. Anderson (ATL), 16-103, 3 TD
B. Sanders (DET), 26-86
Rec
R. Preston (ATL), 6-74
B. Perriman (DET), 7-84, 1 TD
Sun 10/13 1234FINAL
Houston (4-2) 737623
Atlanta (0-6) 0001313
Pass
C. Chandler (HOU), 13-9-146, 0 INT, 1 TD
B. Hebert (ATL), 46-31-279, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
E. George (HOU), 23-109
J. Anderson (ATL), 13-45
Rec
C. Sanders (HOU), 4-100, 1 TD
R. Preston (ATL), 9-69
Sun 10/20 1234FINAL
Atlanta (0-7) 3157328
Dallas (4-3) 7108732
Pass
B. Hebert (ATL), 40-25-272, 0 INT, 1 TD
T. Aikman (DAL), 24-17-265, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
J. Anderson (ATL), 26-97
E. Smith (DAL), 15-50, 2 TD
Rec
B. Emanuel (ATL), 8-71, 1 TD
M. Irvin (DAL), 7-119
Sun 10/27 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (6-2) 3014320
Atlanta (0-8) 730717
Pass
M. Tomczak (PIT), 27-22-214, 0 INT, 1 TD
B. Hebert (ATL), 36-24-234, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
J. Bettis (PIT), 26-126, 1 TD
J. Anderson (ATL), 12-55
Rec
C. Johnson (PIT), 8-110
T. Mathis (ATL), 8-76
Sun 11/3 1234FINAL
Carolina (5-4) 370717
Atlanta (1-8) 1030720
Pass
K. Collins (CAR), 21-14-222, 0 INT, 0 TD
B. Hebert (ATL), 32-19-212, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
A. Johnson (CAR), 13-61, 1 TD
J. Anderson (ATL), 22-109, 1 TD
Rec
W. Green (CAR), 9-96
T. Mathis (ATL), 5-52
Sun 11/10 1234FINAL
Atlanta (1-9) 079016
St. Louis (3-7) 141772159
Pass
B. Hebert (ATL), 33-19-241, 1 INT, 2 TD
T. Banks (STL), 24-15-188, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
J. Anderson (ATL), 13-23
H. Green (STL), 13-106, 2 TD
Rec
J. Birden (ATL), 8-75, 1 TD
I. Bruce (STL), 5-91, 1 TD
Sun 11/17 1234FINAL
New Orleans (2-9) 033915
Atlanta (2-9) 1070017
Pass
J. Everett (NO), 33-23-244, 2 INT, 1 TD
B. Hebert (ATL), 39-26-229, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
M. Bates (NO), 4-38
C. Heyward (ATL), 7-37
Rec
M. Haynes (NO), 6-79
B. Emanuel (ATL), 8-76
Sun 11/24 1234FINAL
Atlanta (2-10) 01071431
Cincinnati (5-7) 17371441
Pass
B. Hebert (ATL), 40-23-304, 2 INT, 3 TD
J. Blake (CIN), 36-21-349, 0 INT, 4 TD
Rush
J. Anderson (ATL), 16-86, 1 TD
G. Hearst (CIN), 23-67
Rec
E. Metcalf (ATL), 9-122, 2 TD
C. Pickens (CIN), 11-176, 3 TD
Mon 12/2 1234FINAL
San Francisco (10-3) 6197234
Atlanta (2-11) 300710
Pass
S. Young (SF), 30-23-254, 0 INT, 1 TD
B. Hebert (ATL), 25-10-113, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
T. Kirby (SF), 12-105
J. Anderson (ATL), 13-55
Rec
J. Rice (SF), 8-78
J. Anderson (ATL), 3-33
Sun 12/8 1234FINAL
Atlanta (3-11) 7771031
New Orleans (2-12) 306615
Pass
B. Hebert (ATL), 29-20-198, 2 INT, 3 TD
D. Nussmeier (NO), 35-21-171, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
J. Anderson (ATL), 13-71
M. Bates (NO), 14-70, 1 TD
Rec
B. Emanuel (ATL), 5-22, 1 TD
L. Neal (NO), 6-19
Sun 12/15 1234FINAL
St. Louis (5-10) 7173734
Atlanta (3-12) 3710727
Pass
T. Banks (STL), 16-11-304, 1 INT, 3 TD
B. Hebert (ATL), 49-28-363, 6 INT, 2 TD
Rush
L. Phillips (STL), 22-112, 1 TD
J. Anderson (ATL), 13-37
Rec
E. Kennison (STL), 5-226, 3 TD
B. Emanuel (ATL), 9-173, 1 TD
Sun 12/22 1234FINAL
Atlanta (3-13) 037717
Jacksonville (9-7) 763319
Pass
B. Hebert (ATL), 25-17-172, 0 INT, 1 TD
M. Brunell (JAX), 29-18-222, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
C. Heyward (ATL), 16-69, 1 TD
N. Means (JAX), 27-110
Rec
T. Brown (ATL), 6-60
J. Smith (JAX), 5-75

Preseason

Saturday, August 3, 1996 FINAL
Atlanta (0-1) 17
Seattle (1-0) 19
Saturday, August 10, 1996 FINAL
Atlanta (0-2) 0
Tampa Bay (1-1) 16
Thursday, August 15, 1996 FINAL
Oakland (1-3) 6
Atlanta (1-2) 27
Friday, August 23, 1996 FINAL
Arizona (1-3) 30
Atlanta (2-2) 31

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