1960 Los Angeles Rams season

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1960 Los Angeles Rams season
Head coach Bob Waterfield
Owner Dan Reeves
Home field Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Results
Record 4–7–1
Division place 6th NFL Western
Playoff finish did not qualify

The 1960 Los Angeles Rams season was the team's 23rd year with the National Football League and the 15th season in Los Angeles. Under first-year head coach Bob Waterfield, the team won four and lost seven with one tie, placing the Rams in sixth place in the Western Conference, ahead of only the expansion Dallas Cowboys.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Record Attendance
1 September 23 St. Louis Cardinals L 43–21 0–1
47,448
2 October 2 at San Francisco 49ers L 13–9 0–2
53,633
3 October 9 at Chicago Bears L 34–27 0–3
47,776
4 October 16 at Baltimore Colts L 31–17 0–4
57,808
5 October 23 Chicago Bears T 24–24 0–4–1
63,438
6 October 30 Detroit Lions W 48–35 1–4–1
53,295
7 November 6 at Dallas Cowboys W 38–13 2–4–1
16,000
8 November 13 at Detroit Lions L 12–10 2–5–1
54,019
9 November 20 at Green Bay Packers W 33–31 3–5–1
35,763
10 November 27 Bye
11 December 4 San Francisco 49ers L 23–7 3–6–1
77,254
12 December 11 Baltimore Colts W 10–3 4–6–1
75,461
13 December 17 Green Bay Packers L 35–21 4–7–1
53,445
  • A bye week was necessary in 1960, as the league expanded to an odd-number (13) of teams (Dallas); one team was idle each week.

Standings[edit]

NFL Western Conference
W L T PCT CONF PF PA STK
Green Bay Packers 8 4 0 .667 7–4 332 209 W3
Detroit Lions 7 5 0 .583 7–4 239 212 W4
San Francisco 49ers 7 5 0 .583 7–4 208 205 W1
Baltimore Colts 6 6 0 .500 5–6 288 234 L4
Chicago Bears 5 6 1 .455 5–5–1 194 299 L3
Los Angeles Rams 4 7 1 .364 4–6–1 265 297 L1
Dallas Cowboys 0 11 1 .000 0–6 177 369 L1

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

References[edit]

Preceded by
< 1959
Los Angeles Rams seasons
1960
Succeeded by
1961 >