1958 Baltimore Colts season

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1958 Baltimore Colts season
Head coach Weeb Ewbank
Owner Carroll Rosenbloom
Home field Memorial Stadium
Results
Record 9–3
Division place 1st NFL Western
Playoff finish Won NFL Championship (Giants) 23–17
Timeline
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< 1957 1959 >

The 1958 Baltimore Colts season was the sixth season for the team in the National Football League. The Baltimore Colts finished the National Football League's 1958 season with a record of 9 wins and 3 losses and finished first in the Western Conference.

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Record Game Site Attendance
1 September 28, 1958 Detroit Lions W 28–15 1–0 Memorial Stadium
48,377
2 October 4, 1958 Chicago Bears W 51–38 2–0 Memorial Stadium
52,622
3 October 12, 1958 at Green Bay Packers W 24–17 3–0 Milwaukee County Stadium
24,533
4 October 19, 1958 at Detroit Lions W 40–14 4–0 Tiger Stadium
55,190
5 October 26, 1958 Washington Redskins W 35–10 5–0 Memorial Stadium
54,403
6 November 2, 1958 Green Bay Packers W 56–0 6–0 Memorial Stadium
51,333
7 November 9, 1958 at New York Giants L 21–24 6–1 Yankee Stadium
71,164
8 November 16, 1958 at Chicago Bears W 17–0 7–1 Wrigley Field
48,664
9 November 23, 1958 Los Angeles Rams W 34–7 8–1 Memorial Stadium
57,557
10 November 30, 1958 San Francisco 49ers W 35–27 9–1 Memorial Stadium
57,557
11 December 6, 1958 at Los Angeles Rams L 28–30 9–2 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
100,202
12 December 14, 1958 at San Francisco 49ers L 12–21 9–3 Kezar Stadium
53,334

Season summary[edit]

Week 1[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Lions 0 9 6 0 15
• Colts 7 7 0 14 28

[1]



Week 2[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Bears 3 7 21 7 38
• Colts 27 7 7 10 51

[2]



Week 3[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Colts 0 7 7 10 24
Packers 14 3 0 0 17

[3]


Standings[edit]

NFL Western
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Baltimore Colts 9 3 0 .750 381 203 L-2
Los Angeles Rams 8 4 0 .667 334 278 W-3
Chicago Bears 8 4 0 .667 298 230 W-2
San Francisco 49ers 6 6 0 .500 257 324 W-2
Detroit Lions 4 7 1 .364 261 276 L-2
Green Bay Packers 1 10 1 .091 193 382 L-7

Postseason[edit]

The 1958 National Football League Championship Game was played on December 28, 1958 at Yankee Stadium in New York, New York. The 1958 game was the 26th annual NFL championship game. The Colts beat the Giants 23–17 in overtime, earning their first ever championship. The game would later be known as The Greatest Game Ever Played.

Playoff Round Date Opponent Result Record Game Site Attendance
NFL Championship December 28, 1958 at New York Giants W 23–17 (OT) 1–0 Yankee Stadium
64,185

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pro-Football-Reference.com
  2. ^ Pro-Football-Reference.com
  3. ^ [1]