1993 Atlanta Falcons season

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1993 Atlanta Falcons season
Head coach Jerry Glanville
Home field Georgia Dome
Results
Record 6–10
Division place 3rd NFC West
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 1992 1994 >

The 1993 Atlanta Falcons season was the franchise's 28th season in the National Football League (NFL). Following the season, head coach Jerry Glanville would be fired.

Offseason[edit]

NFL Draft[edit]

Main article: 1993 NFL Draft
1993 Atlanta Falcons draft
Round Pick Player Position College Notes
1 9 Lincoln Kennedy *  Offensive tackle Washington
2 38 Roger Harper  Safety Ohio State
3 67 Harold Alexander  Punter Appalachian State
5 121 Ron George  Linebacker Stanford
6 151 Mitch Lyons  Tight end Michigan State
7 178 Darnell Walker  Cornerback Oklahoma
8 205 Shannon Baker  Wide receiver Florida State
      Made roster    *   Made at least one Pro Bowl during career

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Personnel[edit]

Staff[edit]

1993 Atlanta Falcons staff
Front office
  • Chairman of the Board – Rankin M. Smith, Sr.
  • President – Taylor Smith
  • Vice President of Player Personnel – Ken Herock
  • Director of Pro Personnel – Chuck Connor

Head coaches

Offensive coaches

Defensive coaches

Special teams coaches

  • Special Teams – Bobby April

Strength and conditioning

  • Strength and Conditioning – Tim Jorgensen

Roster[edit]

1993 Atlanta Falcons final roster
Quarterbacks

Running backs

Wide receivers

Tight ends


Offensive linemen


Defensive linemen


Linebackers


Defensive backs

Special teams


Reserve lists



Practice squad



Rookies in italics
Active, Inactive, Practice squad

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Results Game site Attendance
Final score Team record
1 September 5 at Detroit Lions L 13–30 0–1 Pontiac Silverdome
56,216
2 September 12 New Orleans Saints L 31–34 0–2 Georgia Dome
64,287
3 September 19 at San Francisco 49ers L 30–37 0–3 Candlestick Park
63,032
4 September 27 Pittsburgh Steelers L 17–45 0–4 Georgia Dome
65,477
5 October 3 at Chicago Bears L 0–6 0–5 Soldier Field
57,441
6 Bye
7 October 14 Los Angeles Rams W 30–24 1–5 Georgia Dome
45,231
8 October 24 at New Orleans Saints W 26–15 2–5 Louisiana Superdome
69,043
9 October 31 Tampa Bay Buccaneers L 24–31 2–6 Georgia Dome
50,647
10 Bye
11 November 14 at Los Angeles Rams W 13–0 3–6 Anaheim Stadium
37,073
12 November 21 Dallas Cowboys W 27–14 4–6 Georgia Dome
67,337
13 November 28 Cleveland Browns W 17–14 5–6 Georgia Dome
54,510
14 December 5 at Houston Oilers L 17–33 5–7 Astrodome
58,186
15 December 11 San Francisco 49ers W 27–24 6–7 Georgia Dome
64,688
16 December 19 at Washington Redskins L 17–30 6–8 RFK Stadium
50,192
17 December 26 at Cincinnati Bengals L 17–21 6–9 Riverfront Stadium
27,014
18 January 2 Phoenix Cardinals L 10–27 6–10 Georgia Dome
44,360

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Standings[edit]

NFC West
W L T PCT PF PA STK
(2) San Francisco 49ers 10 6 0 .625 473 295 L2
New Orleans Saints 8 8 0 .500 317 343 W1
Atlanta Falcons 6 10 0 .375 316 385 L3
Los Angeles Rams 5 11 0 .313 221 367 W1

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "1993 Atlanta Falcons Draftees". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved December 14, 2013. 
  2. ^ "1993 Atlanta Falcons Statistics & Players". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  3. ^ 2010 NFL Record and Fact Book (PDF). National Football League. p. 379. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 

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