1963 Washington Redskins season

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1963 Washington Redskins season
Head coach Bill McPeak
Owner George Preston Marshall
Home field DC Stadium
Results
Record 3–11
Division place 6th NFL Eastern
Playoff finish did not qualify

The 1963 Washington Redskins began with the team trying to improve on their 5–7–2 record from 1962.

Offseason[edit]

NFL Draft[edit]

Main article: 1963 NFL Draft
Round Pick Player Position School/Club Team

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 15, 1963 at Cleveland Browns L 37–14
57,618
2 September 21, 1963 at Los Angeles Rams W 37–14
29,295
3 September 29, 1963 Dallas Cowboys W 21–17
40,101
4 October 6, 1963 New York Giants L 24–14
49,419
5 October 13, 1963 Philadelphia Eagles L 37–24
49,219
6 October 20, 1963 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 38–27
41,987
7 October 27, 1963 St. Louis Cardinals L 21–7
46,921
8 November 3, 1963 at Dallas Cowboys L 35–20
18,838
9 November 10, 1963 at St. Louis Cardinals L 24–20
18,197
10 November 17, 1963 Pittsburgh Steelers L 34–28
49,219
11 November 24, 1963 at Philadelphia Eagles W 13–10
60,671
12 December 1, 1963 Baltimore Colts L 36–20
44,006
13 December 8, 1963 at New York Giants L 44–14
62,992
14 December 15, 1963 Cleveland Browns L 27–20
40,865

Standings[edit]

NFL Eastern Conference
W L T PCT CONF PF PA STK
New York Giants 11 3 0 .786 9–3 448 280 W3
Cleveland Browns 10 4 0 .714 9–3 343 262 W1
St. Louis Cardinals 9 5 0 .643 8–4 341 283 L1
Pittsburgh Steelers 7 4 3 .636 7–3–2 321 295 L1
Dallas Cowboys 4 10 0 .286 3–9 305 378 W1
Washington Redskins 3 11 0 .214 2–10 279 398 L3
Philadelphia Eagles 2 10 2 .167 2–8–2 242 381 L2

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

References[edit]