1958 Chicago Bears season

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1958 Chicago Bears season
Head coach George Halas
General manager George Halas
Owner George Halas
Home field Wrigley Field
Results
Record 8–4
Division place T-2nd NFL Western
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 1957 1959 >

The 1958 Chicago Bears season was their 39th regular season completed in the National Football League. The club posted an 8–4 record under the regins of George Halas who took over for Paddy Driscoll, who was fired after a championship game debacle and a subpar season the following year. Halas's team improved to a respectable second place tie.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 28, 1958 at Green Bay Packers W 34–20
32,150
2 October 4, 1958 at Baltimore Colts L 51–38
52,622
3 October 12, 1958 San Francisco 49ers W 28–6
45,310
4 October 19, 1958 Los Angeles Rams W 31–10
41,387
5 October 26, 1958 at San Francisco 49ers W 27–14
59,441
6 November 2, 1958 at Los Angeles Rams L 41–35
100,740
7 November 9, 1958 Green Bay Packers W 24–10
48,424
8 November 16, 1958 Baltimore Colts L 17–0
48,664
9 November 23, 1958 at Detroit Lions W 20–7
55,280
10 November 30, 1958 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 24–10
20,094
11 December 7, 1958 Chicago Cardinals W 30–14
41,617
12 December 14, 1958 Detroit Lions W 21–16
38,346

Game summaries[edit]

Week 1[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
• Bears 7 14 7 6 34
Packers 10 3 0 7 20

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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

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