1944 Chicago Bears season

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1944 Chicago Bears season
Head coach Hunk Anderson
Luke Johnsos
Home field Wrigley Field
Results
Record 6–3–1
Division place T-2nd NFL Western
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1943 1945 >

The 1944 Chicago Bears season was their 25th regular season completed in the National Football League. The club posted a 6–3–1 record under temporary co-coaches Hunk Anderson and Luke Johnsos. The club was unable to return to the NFL Championship Game to try to claim their fourth title of the decade.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result
1 September 24, 1944 at Green Bay Packers L 42–28
2 October 8, 1944 at Cleveland Rams L 19–7
3 October 15, 1944 Card-Pitt W 34–7
4 October 22, 1944 Detroit Lions T 21–21
5 October 29, 1944 Cleveland Rams W 28–21
6 November 5, 1944 Green Bay Packers W 21–0
7 November 12, 1944 Boston Yanks W 21–7
8 November 19, 1944 at Detroit Lions L 41–21
9 November 26, 1944 at Philadelphia Eagles W 28–7
10 December 3, 1944 at Card-Pitt W 49–7

Standings[edit]

NFL Western Division
W L T PCT DIV PF PA STK
Green Bay Packers 8 2 0 .800 7–1 238 141 W1
Chicago Bears 6 3 1 .667 4–3–1 258 172 W2
Detroit Lions 6 3 1 .667 4–3–1 216 151 W4
Cleveland Rams 4 6 0 .400 4–4 188 224 L2
Card-Pitt 0 10 0 .000 0–8 108 328 L10

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