sports The Best Atlanta Falcons Coaches of All Time  

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There have been many Atlanta Falcons coaches since the team got its start, but who is truly the best Atlanta Falcons coach of all time? Help us answer that question by upvoting your personal favorite Atlanta Falcons coaches, and downvoting any that you believe brought the team down. The Falcons have unfortunately never won a Super Bowl, but they've had some great head coaches nonetheless.
 
Mike Smith coached the team for 6 seasons from 2008-2014, seeing mild success with 5 playoff appearances.  He was named AP NFL Coach of the Year his first year with the team. Dan Reeves brought the Falcons to their first Super Bowl appearance in 1998, ultimately losing to the Denver Broncos 34-19. However Atlanta was a dominant force that year finishing the regular season with a 14-2 record. Which of these two would you put over the other?
 
Who is the greatest Atlanta Falcons coach of all time? Let us know by upvoting for your favorite head coaches below that you believe really made an impact on the franchise.

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Dan Reeves is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Coaches of All Time
Dan Reeves age 71

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Mike Smith is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Coaches of All Time
Mike Smith age 56

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Dan Quinn is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Coaches of All Time
Dan Quinn age 24

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Jerry Glanville is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Coaches of All Time

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Wade Phillips is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Coaches of All Time
Wade Phillips age 68

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Norm Van Brocklin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Coaches of All Time
Norm Van Brocklin Died at 57 (1926-1983)

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June Jones is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Coaches of All Time
June Jones age 62

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Leeman Bennett is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Coaches of All Time

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Norb Hecker is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Coaches of All Time
Norb Hecker Died at 77 (1927-2004)

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Dan Henning is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Coaches of All Time
Dan Henning age 73

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Marion Campbell is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Coaches of All Time

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Jim Hanifan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Coaches of All Time
Jim Hanifan age 82

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Emmitt Thomas is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Coaches of All Time
Emmitt Thomas age 72

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Jim L. Mora is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Coaches of All Time
Jim L. Mora age 54

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Pat Peppler is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Coaches of All Time
Pat Peppler age 93

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Bobby Petrino is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Atlanta Falcons Coaches of All Time
Bobby Petrino age 56