1958 Washington Redskins season

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1958 Washington Redskins season
Head coach Joe Kuharich
Owner George Preston Marshall
Home field Griffith Stadium
Results
Record 4–7–1
Division place 4th NFL Eastern
Playoff finish did not qualify

The 1958 Washington Redskins began with the team trying to improve on their 5–6–1 record from 1957.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 28, 1958 at Philadelphia Eagles W 24–14
36,853
2 October 4, 1958 at Chicago Cardinals L 37–10
21,824
3 October 12, 1958 New York Giants L 21–14
30,348
4 October 19, 1958 Green Bay Packers W 37–21
25,228
5 October 26, 1958 at Baltimore Colts L 35–10
54,403
6 November 2, 1958 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 24–16
19,525
7 November 9, 1958 Chicago Cardinals W 45–31
26,196
8 November 16, 1958 Cleveland Browns L 20–10
32,372
9 November 23, 1958 at New York Giants L 30–0
46,752
10 November 30, 1958 at Cleveland Browns L 21–14
33,240
11 December 7, 1958 Pittsburgh Steelers T 14–14
23,370
12 December 14, 1958 Philadelphia Eagles W 20–0
22,621

Standings[edit]

NFL Eastern Conference
W L T PCT CONF PF PA STK
New York Giants 9 3 0 .750 7–3 246 183 W4
Cleveland Browns 9 3 0 .750 8–2 302 217 L1
Pittsburgh Steelers 7 4 1 .636 6–3–1 261 230 W1
Washington Redskins 4 7 1 .364 3–6–1 214 268 W1
Chicago Cardinals 2 9 1 .182 2–7–1 261 356 L6
Philadelphia Eagles 2 9 1 .182 2–7–1 235 306 L4

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