1951 Chicago Cardinals season

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1951 Chicago Cardinals season
Head coach Phil Handler, Cecil Isbell, and Curly Lambeau
Home field Comiskey Park
Results
Record 3–9
Division place 6th NFL American
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1950 1952 >

The 1951 Chicago Cardinals season was the 32nd season the team was in the league. The team failed to improve on their previous output of 5–7, winning only three games.[1] They failed to qualify for the playoffs for the third consecutive season.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 30, 1951 Philadelphia Eagles L 17–14
16,129
2 October 7, 1951 Chicago Bears W 28–14
33,781
3 October 14, 1951 at New York Giants L 28–17
28,095
4 October 21, 1951 at Washington Redskins L 7–3
22,960
5 October 28, 1951 Pittsburgh Steelers L 28–14
14,773
6 November 4, 1951 Cleveland Browns L 34–17
19,742
7 November 11, 1951 at Los Angeles Rams L 45–21
29,996
8 November 18, 1951 at San Francisco 49ers W 27–21
19,658
9 November 25, 1951 New York Giants L 10–0
11,892
10 December 2, 1951 at Cleveland Browns L 49–28
30,550
11 December 9, 1951 Washington Redskins L 20–17
9,459
12 December 16, 1951 at Chicago Bears W 24–14
15,085

Standings[edit]

NFL American
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Cleveland Browns 11 1 0 .917 331 152 W-11
New York Giants 9 2 1 .818 254 161 W-4
Washington Redskins 5 7 0 .417 183 296 L-1
Pittsburgh Steelers 4 7 1 .364 183 235 W-1
Philadelphia Eagles 4 8 0 .333 234 264 L-2
Chicago Cardinals 3 9 0 .250 210 287 W-1

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