1945 Chicago Bears season

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1945 Chicago Bears season
Head coach Hunk Anderson
Luke Johnsos
Home field Wrigley Field
Results
Record 3–7
Division place 4th NFL Western
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1944 1946 >

The 1945 Chicago Bears season was their 26th regular season completed in the National Football League. The club posted a dismal 3–7 record under temporary co-coaches Hunk Anderson and Luke Johnsos. With the end of World War II, Halas would make his return to the coaching ranks next year so this was the end of the only co-coaching tenure in franchise history.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result
1 September 30, 1945 at Green Bay Packers L 31–21
2 October 7, 1945 at Cleveland Rams L 17–0
3 October 14, 1945 Chicago Cardinals L 16–7
4 October 21, 1945 Cleveland Rams L 41–21
5 October 28, 1945 at Detroit Lions L 16–10
6 November 4, 1945 Green Bay Packers W 28–24
7 November 11, 1945 Detroit Lions L 35–28
8 November 18, 1945 at Washington Redskins L 28–21
9 November 25, 1945 Pittsburgh Steelers W 28–7
10 December 2, 1945 at Chicago Cardinals W 28–20

Standings[edit]

NFL Western
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Cleveland Rams 9 1 0 .900 244 136 W-5
Detroit Lions 7 3 0 .700 195 194 W-1
Green Bay Packers 6 4 0 .600 258 173 L-1
Chicago Bears 3 7 0 .300 192 235 W-2
Chicago Cardinals 1 9 0 .100 98 228 L-6