1951 Washington Redskins season

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1951 Washington Redskins season
Head coach Dick Todd
Herman Ball
Home field Griffith Stadium
Results
Record 5–7
Division place 3rd NFL American
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1950 1952 >

The 1951 Washington Redskins began with the team trying to improve on their 3–9 record from 1950.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 30, 1951 at Detroit Lions L 35–17
27,831
2 October 7, 1951 New York Giants L 35–14
23,800
3 October 14, 1951 at Cleveland Browns L 45–0
33,968
4 October 21, 1951 Chicago Cardinals W 7–3
22,960
5 October 28, 1951 at Philadelphia Eagles W 27–23
20,437
6 November 4, 1951 Chicago Bears L 27–0
21,737
7 November 11, 1951 at New York Giants L 28–14
21,242
8 November 18, 1951 at Pittsburgh Steelers W 22–7
15,060
9 November 25, 1951 Los Angeles Rams W 31–21
26,307
10 December 2, 1951 Philadelphia Eagles L 35–21
23,738
11 December 9, 1951 at Chicago Cardinals W 20–17
9,459
12 December 16, 1951 Pittsburgh Steelers L 20–10
18,096

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