1955 Chicago Bears season

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1955 Chicago Bears season
Head coach George Halas
Home field Wrigley Field
Results
Record 8–4
Division place 2nd NFL Western
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1954 1956 >

The 1955 Chicago Bears season was their 36th regular season completed in the National Football League. The club posted 8–4 record for the second straight year under head coach George Halas placing them in second place for the second straight year in the NFL's Western Conference. After the season was over, Halas announced that he was stepping down as head coach of the Bears ending his third ten-year tenure as coach.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 25, 1955 at Baltimore Colts L 23–17
36,167
2 October 2, 1955 at Green Bay Packers L 24–3
24,662
3 October 9, 1955 San Francisco 49ers L 20–19
41,651
4 October 16, 1955 Baltimore Colts W 38–10
40,184
5 October 23, 1955 at San Francisco 49ers W 34–23
56,350
6 October 30, 1955 at Los Angeles Rams W 31–20
69,587
7 November 6, 1955 Green Bay Packers W 52–31
48,890
8 November 13, 1955 Los Angeles Rams W 24–3
50,187
9 November 20, 1955 at Detroit Lions W 24–14
53,610
10 November 27, 1955 at Chicago Cardinals L 53–14
47,314
11 December 4, 1955 Detroit Lions W 21–20
39,388
12 December 11, 1955 Philadelphia Eagles W 17–10
34,783

Standings[edit]

NFL Western
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Los Angeles Rams 8 3 1 .727 260 231 W-3
Chicago Bears 8 4 0 .667 294 251 W-2
Green Bay Packers 6 6 0 .500 258 276 L-1
Baltimore Colts 5 6 1 .455 214 239 L-2
San Francisco 49ers 4 8 0 .333 216 298 W-1
Detroit Lions 3 9 0 .250 230 275 L-2