1940 Chicago Cardinals season

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1940 Chicago Cardinals season
Head coach Jimmy Conzelman
Results
Record 2–7–2
Division place 5th NFL Western
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1939 1941 >

The 1940 Chicago Cardinals season was their 21st in the league. The team improved on their previous output of 1–10, winning two games.[1] They failed to qualify for the playoffs for the 15th consecutive season.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result
1 September 8, 1940 at Pittsburgh Steelers T 7–7
2 September 15, 1940 Detroit Lions T 0–0
3 September 25, 1940 Chicago Bears W 21–7
4 September 29, 1940 at Green Bay Packers L 31–6
5 October 5, 1940 at Detroit Lions L 43–14
6 October 13, 1940 at Washington Redskins L 28–21
7 October 20, 1940 at Cleveland Rams L 26–14
8 October 27, 1940 Cleveland Rams W 17–7
9 November 10, 1940 Green Bay Packers L 28–7
10 November 24, 1940 at Brooklyn Dodgers L 14–9
11 December 1, 1940 at Chicago Bears L 31–23

Standings[edit]

NFL Western
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Chicago Bears 8 3 0 .727 238 152 W-2
Green Bay Packers 6 4 1 .600 238 155 T-1
Detroit Lions 5 5 1 .500 138 153 L-1
Cleveland Rams 4 6 1 .400 171 191 T-1
Chicago Cardinals 2 7 2 .222 139 222 L-3

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