1938 Washington Redskins season

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1938 Washington Redskins season
Head coach Ray Flaherty
Home field Griffith Stadium
Results
Record 6–3–2
Division place 2nd NFL Eastern
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1937 1939 >

The 1938 Washington Redskins began with the team trying to improve on their 8–3 record from 1937.

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Defending champs on eve of 1938 season

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 11, 1938 at Philadelphia Eagles W 26–23
20,000
2 September 18, 1938 Brooklyn Dodgers T 16–16
23,000
3 September 25, 1938 Cleveland Rams W 37–13
27,000
4 October 9, 1938 New York Giants L 10–7
37,500
5 October 16, 1938 at Detroit Lions W 7–5
42,855
6 October 23, 1938 Philadelphia Eagles W 20–14
3,000
7 October 30, 1938 at Brooklyn Dodgers T 6–6
29,913
8 November 6, 1938 at Pittsburgh Pirates W 7–0
12,910
9 November 13, 1938 at Chicago Bears L 31–7
21,817
10 November 27, 1938 Pittsburgh Pirates W 15–0
12,910
11 December 4, 1938 at New York Giants L 36–0
57,461

Standings[edit]

NFL Eastern
W L T PCT PF PA STK
New York Giants 8 2 1 .800 194 79 W-1
Washington Redskins 6 3 2 .667 148 154 L-1
Brooklyn Dodgers 4 4 3 .500 131 161 T-1
Philadelphia Eagles 5 6 0 .455 154 164 W-2
Pittsburgh Pirates 2 9 0 .182 79 169 L-6