1955 Green Bay Packers season

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1955 Green Bay Packers season
Head coach Lisle Blackbourn
Home field City Stadium
Milwaukee County Stadium
Results
Record 6–6
Division place 3rd NFL Western
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
1954 1956

The 1955 Green Bay Packers season was their 35th season in the National Football League. The club posted a 6–6 record under coach Lisle Blackbourn, earning them a third-place finish in the Western Conference.

Offseason[edit]

NFL Draft[edit]

Round Pick Player Position School/Club Team
1 5 Tom Bettis Linebacker Purdue
2 17 Jim Temp Defensive End Wisconsin
3 29 Buddy Leake Back Oklahoma
5 53 Hank Bullough Guard Michigan State
6 65 Norm Amundsen Guard Wisconsin
7 77 Bob Clemens Fullback Georgia
8 89 Johnny Crouch End TCU
9 101 Ed Culpepper Tackle Alabama
10 113 George Rogers Tackle Auburn
11 125 Ron Clark Back Nebraska
12 137 Art Walker Tackle Michigan
13 149 Ed Adams Back South Carolina
14 161 Fred Baer Fullback Michigan
15 173 George Machoukas Center Toledo
16 185 Charlie Brackins Quarterback Prairie View A&M
17 197 Lynn Beightol Back Maryland
18 209 Doyle Nix Defensive Back SMU
19 221 Bob Carter Tackle Grambling
20 233 Carl Bolt Back Southern Miss
20 236 Bob Antkowiak End Bucknell
21 245 Lavell Isbell Tackle Houston
22 257 Bill Brunner Back Arkansas Tech
23 269 Elton Shaw Tackle LSU
24 281 Charley Bryant Guard Nebraska
25 293 Nate Borden Defensive End Indiana
26 305 Jim Jennings End Missouri
27 317 Bob Peringer End Washington State
28 329 Jack Spears Tackle Chattanooga
29 341 Sam Pino Back Boston University
30 352 Bob Saia Back Tulane

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Venue Attendance
1 September 25, 1955 Detroit Lions W 20–17 City Stadium
22,217
2 October 2, 1955 Chicago Bears W 24–3 City Stadium
24,662
3 October 8, 1955 Baltimore Colts L 24–20 Milwaukee County Stadium
40,199
4 October 16, 1955 Los Angeles Rams W 30–28 Milwaukee County Stadium
26,960
5 October 23, 1955 at Cleveland Browns L 41–10 Cleveland Stadium
51,482
6 October 29, 1955 at Baltimore Colts L 14–10 Memorial Stadium
34,411
7 November 6, 1955 at Chicago Bears L 52–31 Wrigley Field
48,890
8 November 13, 1955 Chicago Cardinals W 31–14 City Stadium
20,104
9 November 20, 1955 San Francisco 49ers W 27–21 Milwaukee County Stadium
19,099
10 November 24, 1955 at Detroit Lions L 24–10 Briggs Stadium
51,685
11 December 4, 1955 at San Francisco 49ers W 28–7 Kezar Stadium
32,897
12 December 11, 1955 at Los Angeles Rams L 31–17 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
90,535

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

Roster[edit]

Green Bay Packers roster
Quarterbacks

Running Backs

Wide Receivers

Offensive Linemen

Defensive Linemen

Linebackers

Defensive Backs

Special Teams

Rookies and first-year players in italics

Awards, records, and honors[edit]

Milestones[edit]

References[edit]