1992 Atlanta Falcons season
|1992 Atlanta Falcons season|
|Head coach||Jerry Glanville|
|Home field||Georgia Dome|
|Division place||3rd NFC West|
|Playoff finish||did not qualify|
The 1992 Atlanta Falcons season was the team's 27th season in the National Football League (NFL). Atlanta played its first season in the Georgia Dome, after having played their first 26 seasons at Fulton County Stadium. The Falcons were unable to match their previous season's output of 10–6 and failed to reach the playoffs.
Atlanta was statistically one of the worst defenses in the NFL in 1992. They were the league's worst team in points allowed (414), total yards allowed (5,549), yards per play (5.9), rushing yards allowed (2,294), and yards per rushing attempt (4.9).
|1992 Atlanta Falcons draft|
|1||7||Bob Whitfield *||Offensive tackle||Stanford|
|1||19||Tony Smith||Running back||Southern Mississippi|
|2||51||Chuck Smith||Defensive end||Tennessee|
|3||73||Howard Dinkins||Linebacker||Florida State|
|8||216||Derrick Moore||Running back||Northeastern State|
|8||217||Reggie Dwight||Tight end||Troy|
|9||243||Keith Alex||Guard||Texas A&M|
|11||297||Robin Jones||Defensive end||Baylor|
|Pro Bowl during careerMade roster Made at least one|
|1992 Atlanta Falcons staff|
Special teams coaches
Strength and conditioning
|1992 Atlanta Falcons roster|
|Final score||Team record|
|1||September 6||New York Jets||W 20–17||1–0||Georgia Dome||
|2||September 13||at Washington Redskins||L 17–24||1–1||RFK Stadium||
|3||September 20||New Orleans Saints||L 7–10||1–2||Georgia Dome||
|4||September 27||at Chicago Bears||L 31–41||1–3||Soldier Field||
|5||October 4||Green Bay Packers||W 24–10||2–3||Georgia Dome||
|6||October 11||at Miami Dolphins||L 17–21||2–4||Joe Robbie Stadium||
|7||October 18||at San Francisco 49ers||L 17–56||2–5||Candlestick Park||
|9||November 1||Los Angeles Rams||W 30–28||3–5||Georgia Dome||
|10||November 9||San Francisco 49ers||L 3–41||3–6||Georgia Dome||
|11||November 15||Phoenix Cardinals||W 20–17||4–6||Georgia Dome||
|12||November 22||at Buffalo Bills||L 14–41||4–7||Rich Stadium||
|13||November 29||New England Patriots||W 34–0||5–7||Georgia Dome||
|14||December 3||at New Orleans Saints||L 14–22||5–8||Louisiana Superdome||
|15||December 13||at Tampa Bay Buccaneers||W 35–7||6–8||Tampa Stadium||
|16||December 21||Dallas Cowboys||L 17–41||6–9||Georgia Dome||
|17||December 27||at Los Angeles Rams||L 27–38||6–10||Anaheim Stadium||
|(1) San Francisco 49ers||14||2||0||.875||431||236||W8|
|(4) New Orleans Saints||12||4||0||.750||330||202||W1|
|Los Angeles Rams||6||10||0||.375||313||383||W1|
- "1992 Atlanta Falcons Statistics & Players". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved July 26, 2011.
- Pro-Football-Reference.com: 1992 NFL Opposition & Defensive Statistics
- "1992 Atlanta Falcons draftees". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved December 14, 2013.
- "1992 Atlanta Falcons starters and roster". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved December 6, 2014.
- 2010 NFL Record and Fact Book (PDF). National Football League. p. 379. Retrieved February 28, 2011.