1953 Chicago Cardinals season

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1953 Chicago Cardinals season
Head coach Joe Stydahar
Home field Comiskey Park
Results
Record 1–10–1
Division place 6th NFL Eastern
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1952 1954 >

The 1953 Chicago Cardinals season was the 34th season the team was in the league. The team failed to improve on their previous output of 4–8, winning only one game, the final game of the season.[1] They failed to qualify for the playoffs for the fifth consecutive season.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 27, 1953 Washington Redskins L 24–13
16,055
2 October 4, 1953 Cleveland Browns L 27–7
24,374
3 October 11, 1953 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 31–28
25,935
4 October 18, 1953 at New York Giants L 21–7
30,301
5 October 25, 1953 Philadelphia Eagles L 56–17
22,064
6 November 1, 1953 New York Giants L 23–20
17,499
7 November 8, 1953 at Washington Redskins L 28–17
19,654
8 November 15, 1953 Los Angeles Rams T 24–24
26,674
9 November 21, 1953 at Philadelphia Eagles L 38–0
19,402
10 November 29, 1953 at Cleveland Browns L 17–16
24,499
11 December 6, 1953 Pittsburgh Steelers L 21–17
14,138
12 December 13, 1953 at Chicago Bears W 24–17
38,059

Standings[edit]

NFL Eastern
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Cleveland Browns 11 1 0 .917 348 162 L-1
Philadelphia Eagles 7 4 1 .636 352 215 W-1
Washington Redskins 6 5 1 .545 208 215 L-1
Pittsburgh Steelers 6 6 0 .500 211 263 W-2
New York Giants 3 9 0 .250 179 277 L-2
Chicago Cardinals 1 10 1 .091 190 337 W-1

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