Mularkey has been in his position with the Falcons since 2008. This past season, his offense was ranked No. 10 in yards per game, No. 8 in passing yards per game, No. 17 in rushing yards per game and No. 7 in points per game under head coach Mike Smith.
He has previous head coaching experience with the Buffalo Bills. After a 9-7 record in his first season with the team in 2004, he was fired after a 5-11 record in 2005. He's served as an assistant with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Pittsburgh Steelers, and Miami Dolphins.
The 50-year old Miami native spent his playing career in the NFL with the Steelers and Minnesota Vikings.
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