1971 Los Angeles Rams season

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1971 Los Angeles Rams season
Head coach Tommy Prothro
Home field Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Results
Record 8–5–1
Division place 2nd NFC West
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
1970 1972

The 1971 Los Angeles Rams season was the team's 34th year with the National Football League and the 26th season in Los Angeles.

NFL Draft[edit]

Main article: 1971 NFL Draft
= Pro Bowler
Round Pick Player Position College
1 10 Isiah Robertson Linebacker Southern University
1 20 Jack Youngblood Defensive End University of Florida
3 63 Dave Elmendorf Strong Safety Texas A&M
4 101 Steve Worster Running back Texas

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 19, 1971 at New Orleans Saints L 24–20
70,915
2 September 26, 1971 Atlanta Falcons T 20–20
57,895
3 October 3, 1971 Chicago Bears W 17–3
66,957
4 October 10, 1971 at San Francisco 49ers W 20–13
44,000
5 October 17, 1971 at Atlanta Falcons W 24–16
58,850
6 October 24, 1971 Green Bay Packers W 30–13
75,351
7 October 31, 1971 Miami Dolphins L 20–14
72,903
8 November 8, 1971 at Baltimore Colts L 24–17
57,722
9 November 14, 1971 at Detroit Lions W 21–13
54,418
10 November 21, 1971 San Francisco 49ers W 17–6
80,050
11 November 25, 1971 at Dallas Cowboys L 28–21
66,595
12 December 5, 1971 New Orleans Saints W 45–28
73,610
13 December 13, 1971 Washington Redskins L 38–24
80,402
14 December 19, 1971 at Pittsburgh Steelers W 23–14
45,233

Standings[edit]

NFC West
Team W L T PCT PF PA
San Francisco 49ers 9 5 0 .643 300 216
Los Angeles Rams 8 5 1 .615 313 260
Atlanta Falcons 7 6 1 .538 274 277
New Orleans Saints 4 8 2 .333 266 347

[1]

Roster[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 297