1968 St. Louis Cardinals (NFL) season

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1968 St. Louis Cardinals (NFL) season
Head coach Charley Winner
Results
Record 9–4–1
Division place 2nd NFL Century
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1967 1969 >

The 1968 St. Louis Cardinals season was the 49th season the team was in the league. The team improved on their previous output of 6–7–1, winning nine games.[1] Despite the improvement, they failed to qualify for the playoffs for the 20th consecutive season.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 16, 1968 Los Angeles Rams L 24–13
49,757
2 September 22, 1968 at San Francisco 49ers L 35–17
27,557
3 September 29, 1968 at New Orleans Saints W 21–20
79,021
4 October 6, 1968 Dallas Cowboys L 27–10
48,296
5 October 13, 1968 at Cleveland Browns W 27–21
79,349
6 October 20, 1968 Washington Redskins W 41–14
46,456
7 October 27, 1968 New Orleans Saints W 31–17
45,476
8 November 3, 1968 Philadelphia Eagles W 45–17
59,208
9 November 10, 1968 Pittsburgh Steelers T 28–28
45,432
10 November 17, 1968 at Baltimore Colts L 27–0
60,238
11 November 24, 1968 Atlanta Falcons W 17–12
43,246
12 December 1, 1968 at Pittsburgh Steelers W 20–10
22,682
13 December 8, 1968 at New York Giants W 28–21
62,709
14 December 14, 1968 Cleveland Browns W 27–16
39,746

Standings[edit]

NFL Century
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Cleveland Browns 10 4 0 .714 394 273 L1
St. Louis Cardinals 9 4 1 .692 325 289 W4
New Orleans Saints 4 9 1 .308 246 327 W1
Pittsburgh Steelers 2 11 1 .154 244 397 L5

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