1976 St. Louis Cardinals (NFL) season

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1976 St. Louis Cardinals (NFL) season
Head coach Don Coryell
Owner Bill Bidwill
Results
Record 10–4
Division place 2nd NFC East
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1975 1977 >

The 1976 St. Louis Cardinals season was the 57th season the team was in the league. The team failed to improve on their previous output of 11–3, winning only ten games.[1] This was the first time in three seasons the team did not qualify for the playoffs.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 12, 1976 at Seattle Seahawks W 30–24
58,441
2 September 19, 1976 Green Bay Packers W 29–0
48,842
3 September 26, 1976 at San Diego Chargers L 43–24
40,212
4 October 3, 1976 New York Giants W 27–21
48,039
5 October 10, 1976 Philadelphia Eagles W 33–14
44,933
6 October 17, 1976 Dallas Cowboys W 21–17
50,317
7 October 25, 1976 at Washington Redskins L 20–10
48,325
8 October 31, 1976 San Francisco 49ers W 23–20
50,365
9 November 7, 1976 at Philadelphia Eagles W 17–14
65,505
10 November 14, 1976 at Los Angeles Rams W 30–28
64,698
11 November 21, 1976 Washington Redskins L 16–10
49,833
12 November 25, 1976 at Dallas Cowboys L 19–14
62,498
13 December 4, 1976 Baltimore Colts W 24–17
48,282
14 December 12, 1976 at New York Giants W 17–14
60,553

Standings[edit]

NFC East
W L T PCT DIV CONF PF PA
Dallas Cowboys(2) 11 3 0 .786 6–2 9–3 296 194
Washington Redskins(4) 10 4 0 .714 6–2 9–3 291 217
St. Louis Cardinals 10 4 0 .714 5–3 9–3 309 267
Philadelphia Eagles 4 10 0 .286 2–6 4–8 165 286
New York Giants 3 11 0 .214 1–7 3–9 170 250

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