1946 Washington Redskins season

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1946 Washington Redskins season
Head coach Turk Edwards
Home field Griffith Stadium
Results
Record 5–5–1
Division place 3rd NFL Eastern
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1945 1947 >

The 1946 Washington Redskins began with the team trying to improve on their 8–2 record from 1945.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 29, 1946 Pittsburgh Steelers T 14–14
33,620
2 October 6, 1946 Detroit Lions W 17–16
33,569
3 October 13, 1946 New York Giants W 24–14
33,651
4 October 20, 1946 at Boston Yanks W 14–6
24,357
5 October 27, 1946 Philadelphia Eagles L 28–24
33,691
6 November 3, 1946 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 14–7
39,060
7 November 10, 1946 Boston Yanks W 17–14
33,691
8 November 17, 1946 at Chicago Bears L 24–20
43,315
9 November 24, 1946 at Philadelphia Eagles W 27–10
36,366
10 December 1, 1946 Green Bay Packers L 20–7
33,691
11 December 8, 1946 at New York Giants L 31–0
60,337

Standings[edit]

NFL Eastern
W L T PCT PF PA STK
New York Giants 7 3 1 .700 236 162 W-1
Philadelphia Eagles 6 5 0 .545 231 220 W-2
Pittsburgh Steelers 5 5 1 .500 136 117 L-2
Washington Redskins 5 5 1 .500 171 191 L-2
Boston Yanks 2 8 1 .200 189 273 L-1