1964 Washington Redskins season

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1964 Washington Redskins season
Head coach Bill McPeak
Owner George Preston Marshall
Home field DC Stadium
Results
Record 6–8
Division place 4th NFL Eastern
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1963 1965 >

The 1964 Washington Redskins began with the team trying to improve on their 3–11 record from 1963.

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 13, 1964 Cleveland Browns L 27–13
47,577
2 September 20, 1964 at Dallas Cowboys L 24–18
25,158
3 September 25, 1964 at New York Giants L 13–10
62,996
4 October 4, 1964 St. Louis Cardinals L 23–17
49,219
5 October 11, 1964 Philadelphia Eagles W 35–20
49,219
6 October 18, 1964 at St. Louis Cardinals L 38–24
23,748
7 October 25, 1964 Chicago Bears W 27–20
49,219
8 November 1, 1964 at Philadelphia Eagles W 21–10
60,671
9 November 8, 1964 at Cleveland Browns L 34–24
76,385
10 November 15, 1964 at Pittsburgh Steelers W 30–0
31,587
11 November 22, 1964 Dallas Cowboys W 28–16
49,219
12 November 29, 1964 New York Giants W 36–21
49,219
13 December 6, 1964 Pittsburgh Steelers L 14–7
49,219
14 December 13, 1964 at Baltimore Colts L 45–17
60,213

Season summary[edit]

Week 1: vs. Cleveland Browns[edit]

Cleveland Browns 27, Washington Redskins 13
1 2 3 4 Total
Browns 0 13 7 7 27
Redskins 0 10 0 3 13

at District of Columbia Stadium, Washington, DC

  • Date: September 13
  • Game time: 1:30 p.m. EDT
  • Game weather: 58°F, relative humidity 73%, wind 11 mph
  • Game attendance: 47,577
  • TV announcers (CBS): Ken Coleman (CLE) (second half) and Jim Gibbons (WSH) (first half) (play-by-play), Warren Lahr (CLE) (second half) and Eddie Gallaher (WSH) (first half) (color commentators)
  • Pro-Football-Reference.com
Game information
Second Quarter
Third Quarter
Fourth Quarter
Browns
Redskins

Week 5[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Eagles 0 0 20 0 20
Redskins 14 7 7 7 35
  • Date: October 11
  • Location: D.C. Stadium • Washington, D.C.
  • Game weather: 46°F, wind 13 mph

[1]

The first meeting between the two teams since they traded quarterbacks in the offseason.


Week 9: at Cleveland Browns[edit]

Cleveland Browns 34, Washington Redskins 24
1 2 3 4 Total
Redskins 0 3 7 14 24
Browns 0 13 14 7 34

at Cleveland Municipal Stadium, Cleveland, Ohio

  • Date: November 8
  • Game time: 1:30 p.m. EST
  • Game weather: 45°F, relative humidity 94%, wind 6 mph
  • Game attendance: 76,385
  • TV announcers (CBS): Jim Gibbons (WSH) (second half) and Ken Coleman (CLE) (first half) (play-by-play), Eddie Gallaher (WSH) (second half) and Warren Lahr (CLE) (first half) (color commentators)
  • Pro-Football-Reference.com
Game information
Second Quarter
Third Quarter
Fourth Quarter
Redskins
Browns

Standings[edit]

NFL Eastern
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Cleveland Browns 10 3 1 .769 415 293 W-1
St. Louis Cardinals 9 3 2 .750 357 331 W-4
Philadelphia Eagles 6 8 0 .429 312 313 L-1
Washington Redskins 6 8 0 .429 307 305 L-2
Dallas Cowboys 5 8 1 .385 250 289 W-1
Pittsburgh Steelers 5 9 0 .357 253 315 L-1
New York Giants 2 10 2 .167 241 399 L-4

Roster[edit]

References[edit]