1931 Green Bay Packers season

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1931 Green Bay Packers season
Head coach Curly Lambeau
Home field City Stadium
Results
Record 12–2
Division place 1st NFL
Playoff finish NFL Champions
Timeline
Previous season Next season
1930 1932

The 1931 Green Bay Packers season was their 11th in the National Football League. The club posted a 12–2 record under coach Curly Lambeau, earning them a first-place finish and the Packers third consecutive National Football League Championship. The Packers became the first NFL team to win three consecutive NFL championships. [1]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result
1 September 13, 1931 Cleveland Indians W 26–0
2 September 20, 1931 Brooklyn Dodgers W 32–6
3 September 27, 1931 Chicago Bears W 7–0
4 October 4, 1931 New York Giants W 27–7
5 October 11, 1931 Chicago Cardinals W 26–7
6 October 18, 1931 Frankford Yellow Jackets W 15–0
7 October 25, 1931 Providence Steam Roller W 48–20
8 November 1, 1931 at Chicago Bears W 6–2
9 November 8, 1931 Staten Island Stapletons W 26–0
10 November 15, 1931 at Chicago Cardinals L 21–13
11 November 22, 1931 at New York Giants W 14–10
12 November 26, 1931 at Providence Steam Roller W 38–7
13 November 29, 1931 at Brooklyn Dodgers W 7–0
14 December 6, 1931 at Chicago Bears L 7–6

Standings[edit]

W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, PCT= Winning Percentage

Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972

NFL
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Green Bay Packers 12 2 0 .857 291 87 L-1
Portsmouth Spartans 11 3 0 .786 175 77 W-1
Chicago Bears 8 5 0 .615 145 92 L-1
Chicago Cardinals 5 4 0 .556 120 128 W-1
New York Giants 7 6 1 .538 154 100 W-2
Providence Steam Roller 4 4 3 .500 78 127 T-1
Staten Island Stapletons 4 6 1 .400 79 118 W-2
Cleveland Indians 2 8 0 .200 45 137 L-5
Brooklyn Dodgers 2 12 0 .143 64 199 L-8
Frankford Yellow Jackets 1 6 1 .143 13 99 L-2

References[edit]

  1. ^ Numbelivable!, p.95, Michael X. Ferraro and John Veneziano, Triumph Books, Chicago, Illinois, 2007, ISBN 978-1-57243-990-0