4-8 (.333)
3rd place in NFC Western

The AFL and NFL were officially merged into a single league and renamed the AFC and NFC. Although the leagues agreed upon the merger and played in the Superbowl since 1966, this marked the beginning of single league, which included integration of regular season schedules.

Head Coach VanBrocklin
General Manager Norm Van Brocklin
Team Owner Rankin Smith
Stadium Atlanta Fulton County Stadium
Attendance 401,590
Average 57,370

1970 Draft Picks

Round Pick Player
1 12 John Small LB
2 39 Art Malone RB
3 64 Andy Maurer G
3 65 Todd Snyder WR
4 84 Paul Reed T

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