1967 Chicago Bears season

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1967 Chicago Bears season
Head coach George Halas
Owner George Halas
Home field Wrigley Field
Results
Record 7–6–1
Division place 2nd Central
Playoff finish did not qualify

The 1967 Chicago Bears season was their 48th regular season completed in the National Football League. The club posted a 7–6–1 record, earning them a second-place finish in the newly formed Central Division within the NFL's Western Conference. 1967 also marked the final season with George Halas, as the team's head coach. Halas, one of the founders of the NFL, continued as the owner of the franchise until his death in 1983.

Offseason[edit]

NFL Draft[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 17, 1967 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 13-41
53,365
2 September 24, 1967 at Green Bay Packers L 10-13
50,861
3 October 1, 1967 at Minnesota Vikings W 17–7
44,868
4 October 8, 1967 Baltimore Colts L 3-24
47,190
5 October 15, 1967 Detroit Lions W 14–3
46,024
6 October 22, 1967 at Cleveland Browns L 0-24
83,183
7 October 29, 1967 Los Angeles Rams L 17-28
46,073
8 November 5, 1967 at Detroit Lions W 27–13
55,606
9 November 12, 1967 New York Giants W 34–7
46,223
10 November 19, 1967 St. Louis Cardinals W 30–3
47,147
11 November 26, 1967 Green Bay Packers L 13-17
47,513
12 December 3, 1967 at San Francisco 49ers W 28–14
25,613
13 December 10, 1967 Minnesota Vikings T 10–10
40,110
14 December 17, 1967 at Atlanta Falcons W 23–14
54,107

Season summary[edit]

Week 1[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Bears 13 0 0 0 13
• Steelers 10 7 17 0 34
  • Date: September 17
  • Location: Pitt Stadium
  • Game attendance: 53,365
  • Game weather: 71°F; wind 5

Week 2[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Bears 0 0 3 7 10
• Packers 0 10 0 3 13
  • Date: September 24
  • Location: Lambeau Field
  • Game attendance: 50,861
  • Game weather: 49°F; wind 9

Week 3[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
• Bears 7 0 10 0 17
Vikings 0 0 0 7 7
  • Date: October 1
  • Location: Metropolitan Stadium
  • Game attendance: 44,868
  • Game weather: 65°F; wind 15

Week 4[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
• Colts 0 3 7 14 24
Bears 3 0 0 0 3
  • Date: October 8
  • Location: Wrigley Field
  • Game attendance: 47,190
  • Game weather: 61°F; wind 12

Week 5[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Lions 0 0 0 3 3
• Bears 0 7 0 7 14
  • Date: October 15
  • Location: Wrigley Field
  • Game attendance: 46,024
  • Game weather: 58°F; wind 8

Week 6[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Bears 0 0 0 0 0
• Browns 0 0 7 17 24

Week 7[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
• Rams 7 7 7 7 28
Bears 0 7 3 7 17
  • Date: October 29
  • Location: Wrigley Field
  • Game attendance: 46,073
  • Game weather: 42°F; wind 13

Week 8[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
• Bears 14 7 6 0 27
Lions 0 7 6 0 13
  • Date: November 5
  • Location: Tiger Stadium
  • Game attendance: 55,606
  • Game weather: 32°F; wind 15

Week 9[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Giants 7 0 0 0 7
• Bears 0 20 7 7 34
  • Date: November 12
  • Location: Wrigley Field
  • Game attendance: 46,223
  • Game weather: 51°F; wind 15

Week 10[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Cardinals 3 0 0 0 3
• Bears 7 20 3 0 30
  • Date: November 19
  • Location: Wrigley Field
  • Game attendance: 47,147
  • Game weather: 33°F; wind 10

Week 11[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
• Packers 7 7 3 0 17
Bears 7 3 0 3 13
  • Date: November 26
  • Location: Wrigley Field
  • Game attendance: 47,513
  • Game weather: 39°F; wind 14

Week 12[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
• Bears 7 7 14 0 28
49ers 0 0 7 7 14
  • Date: December 3
  • Location: Kezar Stadium
  • Game attendance: 25,613
  • Game weather: 53°F; wind 13

Week 13[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Vikings 0 7 0 3 10
Bears 3 0 7 0 10
  • Date: December 10
  • Location: Wrigley Field
  • Game attendance: 40,110
  • Game weather: 37°F; wind 15

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Week 14[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
• Bears 7 10 3 3 23
Falcons 7 0 0 7 14
  • Date: December 17
  • Location: Atlanta Stadium
  • Game attendance: 54,107
  • Game weather: 46°F; wind 7

Standings[edit]

NFL Central
W L T PCT DIV CONF PF PA STK
Green Bay Packers 9 4 1 .692 4–1–1 6–3–1 332 209 L2
Chicago Bears 7 6 1 .538 3–2–1 5–4–1 239 218 W1
Detroit Lions 5 7 2 .417 1–3–2 3–5–2 260 259 W2
Minnesota Vikings 3 8 3 .273 1–3–2 1–6–3 233 294 L1

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

Personnel[edit]

Awards and records[edit]

Milestones[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 2016-Oct-24.