1964 Green Bay Packers season

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1964 Green Bay Packers season
Head coach Vince Lombardi
General manager Vince Lombardi
Home field City Stadium
Milwaukee County Stadium
Results
Record 8–5–1
Division place 2nd NFL Western
Playoff finish Lost in Playoff Bowl
Timeline
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< 1963 1965 >

The 1964 Green Bay Packers season was their 44th season in the National Football League. The club posted an 8–5–1 record under coach Vince Lombardi, earning them a second place finish in the Western Conference. This was also Lombardi's second playoff loss in less than 4 seasons.

Offseason[edit]

NFL Draft[edit]

Round Pick Player Position School
1 13 Lloyd Voss Defensive End Nebraska
2 27 Jon Morris Center Holy Cross
3 36 Ode Burrell Back Mississippi State
3 40 Joe O'Donnell Guard Michigan
3 41 Tommy Crutcher Linebacker TCU
4 44 Bob Long Wide Receiver Wichita State
4 55 Paul Costa Tackle Notre Dame
5 60 Duke Carlisle Quarterback Texas
5 69 Steve Wright Offensive Tackle Alabama
7 97 Dick Herzing Tackle Drake
8 111 Ken Bowman Center Wisconsin
9 125 John McDowell Offensive Tackle St. John's (MN)
10 139 Allen Jacobs Back Utah
11 153 Jack Petersen Tackle Nebraska-Omaha
12 167 Dwain Bean Back North Texas State
13 181 Jack Mauro Tackle Northern Michigan
14 195 Tom O'Grady End Northwestern
15 209 Alex Zerko Tackle Kent State
16 223 Andrew Ireland Back Utah
17 237 Len St. Jean End Northern Michigan
18 251 Mike Hicks Guard Marshall
19 265 John Baker End Norfolk State
20 279 Bill Curry Center Georgia Tech
  • Yellow indicates a future Pro Bowl selection

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Venue Attendance
1 September 13, 1964 Chicago Bears W 23–12 City Stadium
42,327
2 September 20, 1964 Baltimore Colts L 21–20 City Stadium
42,327
3 September 28, 1964 at Detroit Lions W 14–10 Tiger Stadium
59,203
4 October 4, 1964 Minnesota Vikings L 24–23 City Stadium
42,327
5 October 11, 1964 San Francisco 49ers W 24–14 Milwaukee County Stadium
47,380
6 October 18, 1964 at Baltimore Colts L 24–21 Memorial Stadium
60,213
7 October 25, 1964 Los Angeles Rams L 27–17 Milwaukee County Stadium
47,617
8 November 1, 1964 at Minnesota Vikings W 42–13 Metropolitan Stadium
44,278
9 November 8, 1964 Detroit Lions W 30–7 City Stadium
42,327
10 November 15, 1964 at San Francisco 49ers L 24–14 Kezar Stadium
38,483
11 November 22, 1964 Cleveland Browns W 28–21 Milwaukee County Stadium
48,065
12 November 29, 1964 at Dallas Cowboys W 45–21 Cotton Bowl
44,975
13 December 5, 1964 at Chicago Bears W 17–3 Wrigley Field
43,636
14 December 13, 1964 at Los Angeles Rams T 24–24 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
40,735

Game Summaries[edit]

Week 11: vs. Cleveland Browns[edit]

Green Bay Packers 28, Cleveland Browns 21
1 2 3 4 Total
Browns 14 0 0 7 21
Packers 7 0 14 7 28

at Milwaukee County Stadium, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Game information
First Quarter
Third Quarter
Fourth Quarter
Browns
Packers

Standings[edit]

NFL Western
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Baltimore Colts 12 2 0 .857 428 225 W-1
Green Bay Packers 8 5 1 .615 342 245 T-1
Minnesota Vikings 8 5 1 .615 355 296 W-3
Detroit Lions 7 5 2 .583 280 260 W-2
Los Angeles Rams 5 7 2 .417 283 339 T-1
Chicago Bears 5 9 0 .357 260 379 L-2
San Francisco 49ers 4 10 0 .286 236 330 L-1

Roster[edit]

Playoff Bowl[edit]

Season Date Winner Score Runner up Attendance
1964 January 3, 1965 St. Louis Cardinals 24–17 Green Bay Packers
56,218

[1]

Awards and records[edit]

  • Bart Starr, NFL Leader, Passing Yards, (2,144 yards)

Milestones[edit]

References[edit]

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