1924 Cleveland Bulldogs season

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1924 Cleveland Bulldogs season
Head coach Guy Chamberlin
Results
Record 7–1–1
Division place 1st NFL
Playoff finish NFL Champions
Timeline
Previous season Next season
1923 1925

The 1924 Cleveland Bulldogs season was their second season in the league. The team finished 7–1–1,[1] the best record in the league, making them 1924 NFL Champions.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result
1 October 5, 1924 Chicago Bears W 16–14
2 October 11, 1924 at Frankford Yellow Jackets T 3–3
3 October 12, 1924 Akron Pros W 29–14
4 October 26, 1924 Rochester Jeffersons W 59–0
5 November 2, 1924 Dayton Triangles W 35–0
6 November 9, 1924 at Akron Pros W 20–7
7 November 16, 1924 Frankford Yellow Jackets L 12–7
8 November 23, 1924 Columbus Tigers W 7–0
9 November 27, 1924 Milwaukee Badgers
played in Canton, Ohio
W 53–10

A December 7, 1924 game against the Chicago Bears (a 23–0 loss) was stricken from the league records.

Standings[edit]

NFL standings
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Cleveland Bulldogs 7 1 1 .875 229 60 W2
Chicago Bears 6 1 4 .857 136 55 W3
Frankford Yellow Jackets 11 2 1 .846 326 109 W8
Duluth Kelleys 5 1 0 .833 56 16 W1
Rock Island Independents 5 2 2 .714 88 38 L1
Green Bay Packers 7 4 0 .636 108 38 L1
Racine Legion 4 3 3 .571 69 47 W1
Chicago Cardinals 5 4 1 .556 90 67 L1
Buffalo Bisons 6 5 0 .545 120 140 L3
Columbus Tigers 4 4 0 .500 91 68 L1
Hammond Pros 2 2 1 .500 18 45 W2
Milwaukee Badgers 5 8 0 .385 142 188 L2
Akron Pros 2 6 0 .250 59 132 W1
Dayton Triangles 2 6 0 .250 45 148 L6
Kansas City Blues 2 7 0 .222 46 124 L2
Kenosha Maroons 0 4 1 .000 12 117 L2
Minneapolis Marines 0 6 0 .000 14 108 L6
Rochester Jeffersons 0 7 0 .000 7 156 L7

Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972.

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