1974 Philadelphia Eagles season

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1974 Philadelphia Eagles season
Head coach Mike McCormack
Owner Leonard Tose
Results
Record 7–7
Division place 4th NFC East
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1973 1975 >

The 1974 Philadelphia Eagles season was their 42nd in the league. The team improved upon their previous output of 5–8–1, winning seven games.[1] Despite the improvement, the team failed to qualify for the playoffs for the fourteenth consecutive season.

After having worn white helmets for the previous four seasons, the Eagles switched back to green helmets in 1974.[2] The team has worn green helmets since.

Offseason[edit]

NFL DRAFT[edit]

The 1974 NFL Draft

Player Selections[edit]

The table shows the Eagles selections and what picks they had that were traded away and the team that ended up with that pick. It is possible the Eagles' pick ended up with this team via another team that the Eagles made a trade with. Not shown are acquired picks that the Eagles traded away.

= Pro Bowler [3] = Hall of Famer
Round Pick Player Position School
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17

Pre-Season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 15, 1974 at St. Louis Cardinals L 7–3
40,322
2 September 23, 1974 Dallas Cowboys W 13–10
64,089
3 September 29, 1974 Baltimore Colts W 30–10
64,205
4 October 6, 1974 at San Diego Chargers W 13–7
36,124
5 October 13, 1974 New York Giants W 35–7
64,801
6 October 20, 1974 at Dallas Cowboys L 31–24
43,586
7 October 27, 1974 at New Orleans Saints L 14–10
64,257
8 November 3, 1974 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 27–0
47,996
9 November 10, 1974 Washington Redskins L 27–20
65,947
10 November 17, 1974 St. Louis Cardinals L 13–3
61,982
11 November 24, 1974 at Washington Redskins L 26–7
54,395
12 December 1, 1974 Green Bay Packers W 36–14
42,030
13 December 8, 1974 at New York Giants W 20–7
21,170
14 December 15, 1974 Detroit Lions W 28–17
57,157

Standings[edit]

NFC East
W L T PCT DIV CONF PF PA
St. Louis Cardinals 10 4 0 .714 7–1 8–3 285 218
Washington Redskins 10 4 0 .714 5–3 8–3 320 196
Dallas Cowboys 8 6 0 .571 4–4 6–5 297 235
Philadelphia Eagles 7 7 0 .286 3–5 5–6 242 217
New York Giants 2 12 0 .143 1–7 1–10 195 299

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1974 Philadelphia Eagles
  2. ^ Gridiron Uniform Database: Philadelphia Eagles
  3. ^ Players are identified as a Pro Bowler if they were selected for the Pro-Bowl at any time in their career.