1962 St. Louis Cardinals (NFL) season

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1962 St. Louis Cardinals season
Head coach Wally Lemm
Home field Sportsman's Park
Results
Record 4–9–1
Division place 6th NFL Eastern
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1961 1963 >

The 1962 St. Louis Cardinals season was the team's 43rd year with the National Football League (NFL) and the third season in St. Louis.

Offseason[edit]

NFL Draft[edit]

Hall of Fame Game[edit]

  • New York Giants 21, St. Louis Cardinals 21[1]

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 16, 1962 at Philadelphia Eagles W 27–21
58,910
2 September 23, 1962 at Green Bay Packers L 17–0
44,885
3 September 30, 1962 at Washington Redskins L 24–14
37,419
4 October 7, 1962 New York Giants L 31–14
20,327
5 October 14, 1962 Washington Redskins T 17–17
18,104
6 October 21, 1962 Cleveland Browns L 34–7
23,256
7 October 28, 1962 at Dallas Cowboys W 28–24
16,027
8 November 4, 1962 at New York Giants L 31–28
62,775
9 November 11, 1962 Pittsburgh Steelers L 26–17
20,264
10 November 18, 1962 at Cleveland Browns L 38–14
41,815
11 November 25, 1962 San Francisco 49ers L 24–17
17,532
12 December 2, 1962 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 19–7
17,265
13 December 9, 1962 Dallas Cowboys W 52–20
14,102
14 December 16, 1962 Philadelphia Eagles W 45–35
14,989

Standings[edit]

NFL Eastern Conference
W L T PCT CONF PF PA STK
New York Giants 12 2 0 .857 10–2 398 283 W9
Pittsburgh Steelers 9 5 0 .643 8–4 312 363 W3
Cleveland Browns 7 6 1 .538 6–5–1 291 257 W1
Washington Redskins 5 7 2 .417 4–6–2 305 376 L1
Dallas Cowboys 5 8 1 .385 4–7–1 398 402 L2
St. Louis Cardinals 4 9 1 .308 4–7–1 287 356 W2
Philadelphia Eagles 3 10 1 .231 3–8–1 282 356 L2

Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972.

Awards and records[edit]

  • Sonny Randle, Franchise Record, Most Pass Receptions in One Game, 16 Receptions [2]
  • Sonny Randle, Franchise Record, Most Receiving Yards in One Game, 256 yards [2]
  • John David Crow, Franchise Record, Most Touchdowns in One Season, 17 Touchdowns [2]

Milestones[edit]

  • Sonny Randle, 200 Yard Receiving Game, 256 yards achieved on November 14[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 369
  2. ^ a b c d NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 94

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