1942 Brooklyn Dodgers (NFL) season

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1942 Brooklyn Dodgers (NFL) season
Head coach Mike Getto
Home field Ebbets Field
Results
Record 3–8
Division place 4th NFL Eastern
Playoff finish did not qualify

The 1942 Brooklyn Dodgers season was their 13th in the league. The team failed to improve on their previous season's output of 7–4, winning only three games.[1] They failed to qualify for the playoffs for the 11th consecutive season and were shut out in five of their eleven games.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result
1 September 27, 1942 at Philadelphia Eagles W 35–14
2 October 4, 1942 at Detroit Lions W 28–7
3 October 11, 1942 Pittsburgh Steelers L 7–0
4 October 18, 1942 Washington Redskins L 21–10
5 October 25, 1942 New York Giants W 17–7
6 November 1, 1942 Cleveland Rams L 17–0
7 November 8, 1942 Chicago Bears L 35–0
8 November 15, 1942 Philadelphia Eagles L 14–7
9 November 22, 1942 at Washington Redskins L 23–3
10 November 29, 1942 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 13–0
11 December 6, 1942 at New York Giants L 10–0

Standings[edit]

NFL Eastern Division
W L T PCT DIV PF PA STK
Washington Redskins 10 1 0 .909 7–1 227 102 W9
Pittsburgh Steelers 7 4 0 .636 5–3 167 119 L1
New York Giants 5 5 1 .500 4–4 155 139 W2
Brooklyn Dodgers 3 8 0 .273 2–6 100 168 L6
Philadelphia Eagles 2 9 0 .182 2–6 134 239 L1

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

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