1974 Green Bay Packers season

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1974 Green Bay Packers season
Head coach Dan Devine
Home field Lambeau Field
Milwaukee County Stadium
Results
Record 6–8
Division place 3rd NFC Central
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1973 1975 >

The 1974 Green Bay Packers season was their 54th season in the National Football League. The club posted a 6–8 record under coach Dan Devine, earning them a third-place finish in the NFC Central division. The 1974 season marked the last that the Packers would play under Devine.

Offseason[edit]

NFL Draft[edit]

Round Pick Player Position School
1 12 Barty Smith Running Back Richmond
5 116 Steve Odom Wide Receiver Utah
6 134 Don Woods Running Back New Mexico
6 142 Ken Payne Wide Receiver Langston
7 168 Bart Purvis Tackle Maryland
8 194 Monte Doris Linebacker USC
9 220 Harold Holton Guard UTEP
10 246 Doug Troszak Defensive Tackle Michigan
11 272 Eric Torkelson Running Back UConn
12 298 Randy Walker Punter Northwestern State
13 324 Emmanuel Armstrong Linebacker San Jose State
14 350 Andrew Neloms Defensive Tackle Kentucky State
15 376 Dave Wannstedt Offensive Tackle Pittsburgh
16 402 Mark Cooney Linebacker Colorado
17 428 Randall Woodfield Wide Receiver Portland State
  • Yellow indicates a future Pro Bowl selection

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Venue Attendance
1 September 15, 1974 Minnesota Vikings L 32–17 Lambeau Field
56,267
2 September 22, 1974 at Baltimore Colts W 20–13 Memorial Stadium
41,252
3 September 29, 1974 Detroit Lions W 21–19 Milwaukee County Stadium
47,292
4 October 6, 1974 Buffalo Bills L 27–7 Lambeau Field
56,267
5 October 13, 1974 Los Angeles Rams W 17–6 Milwaukee County Stadium
47,499
6 October 21, 1974 at Chicago Bears L 10–9 Soldier Field
50,623
7 October 27, 1974 at Detroit Lions L 19–17 Tiger Stadium
51,775
8 November 3, 1974 Washington Redskins L 17–6 Lambeau Field
56,267
9 November 10, 1974 Chicago Bears W 20–3 Milwaukee County Stadium
46,567
10 November 17, 1974 at Minnesota Vikings W 19–7 Metropolitan Stadium
47,924
11 November 24, 1974 San Diego Chargers W 34–0 Lambeau Field
56,267
12 December 1, 1974 at Philadelphia Eagles L 36–14 Veterans Stadium
42,030
13 December 8, 1974 at San Francisco 49ers L 7–6 Candlestick Park
47,475
14 December 15, 1974 at Atlanta Falcons L 10–3 Atlanta Stadium
10,020

Game summaries[edit]

Week 3[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Lions 3 10 6 0 19
Packers 0 8 10 3 21

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Week 9[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Bears 3 0 0 0 3
Packers 0 10 0 10 20


Standings[edit]

NFC Central
W L T PCT DIV CONF PF PA
Minnesota Vikings 10 4 0 .714 4–2 8–3 310 195
Detroit Lions 7 7 0 .500 3–3 6–5 256 270
Green Bay Packers 6 8 0 .429 3–3 4–7 210 206
Chicago Bears 4 10 0 .286 2–4 4–7 152 279

Roster[edit]

Green Bay Packers roster
Quarterbacks

Running Backs

Wide Receivers

Tight Ends

Offensive Linemen

Defensive Linemen

Linebackers

Defensive Backs

Special Teams

Rookies in italics

Awards and records[edit]

  • Chester Marcol, NFL Leader, Field Goals Made, (25)
  • Don Woods, NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year

Milestones[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pro-Football-Reference.com