1982 Falcons

Lost Wild Card Game

League Note
A 57-day players' strike reduced the 1982 season to a 9 game schedule. For the post-season, division standings were ignored and eight teams from each conference were seeded based on their regular season records.

Head Coach
Leeman Bennett
General Manager
Tom Braatz
Team Owner
Rankin Smith
Attendance
217,651 total
43,530 per game

1982 Draft Picks

Round Pick Player
1 9 Gerald Riggs / RB
2 36 Doug Rogers / DE
3 63 Stacey Bailey / WR
4 95 Reggie Brown / RB
5 122 Von Mansfield / DB