1928 Providence Steam Roller season

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1928 Providence Steam Roller season
Head coach Jimmy Conzelman
Results
Record 8–1–2
Division place 1st NFL
Playoff finish NFL Champions
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 1927 1929 >

The 1928 Providence Steam Roller season was their fourth in the league. The team improved on their previous season's output of 8–5–1, losing only one game.[1] As the team with the best win percentage, they were the 1928 NFL Champions.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result
1 September 30, 1928 New York Yankees W 20–7
2 October 7, 1928 Frankford Yellow Jackets L 10–6
3 October 14, 1928 Dayton Triangles W 28–0
4 October 21, 1928 at New York Yankees W 12–6
5 October 28, 1928 Pottsville Maroons W 13–6
6 November 4, 1928 Detroit Wolverines W 7–0
7 November 17, 1928 at Frankford Yellow Jackets T 6–6
8 November 18, 1928 Frankford Yellow Jackets W 6–0
9 November 25, 1928 New York Giants W 16–0
10 November 29, 1928 at Pottsville Maroons W 7–0
11 December 2, 1928 Green Bay Packers T 7–7

Standings[edit]

NFL
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Providence Steam Roller 8 1 2 .889 128 42 T-1
Frankford Yellow Jackets 11 3 2 .786 175 84 L-1
Detroit Wolverines 7 2 1 .778 189 76 W-4
Green Bay Packers 6 4 3 .600 120 92 W-1
Chicago Bears 7 5 1 .583 182 85 L-2
New York Giants 4 7 2 .364 79 136 L-5
New York Yankees 4 8 1 .333 103 179 W-1
Pottsville Maroons 2 8 0 .200 74 134 L-1
Chicago Cardinals 1 5 0 .167 7 107 L-4
Dayton Triangles 0 7 0 .000 9 131 L-7

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