1936 Green Bay Packers season

1936 Green Bay Packers season

1936 Green Bay Packers season
Head coach Curly Lambeau
Home field City Stadium,
Wisconsin State Fair Park
Results
Record 10-1-1
Division place 1st NFL Western
Playoff finish Won NFL Championship
Timeline
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The 1936 Green Bay Packers season was their 16th season in the National Football League. The club posted a 10-1-1 record[1] under coach Curly Lambeau, earning them a first-place finish in the NFL's Western Division.[2]

The Packers finished the season with a win over the Boston Redskins 21-6 in the NFL Championship game.[1] This was the Packers' fourth NFL Championship, first earned by playoff victory, and first since the three-championship streak ended in 1931.

Regular season

Schedule

Week Date Opponent Result
1 September 13, 1936 Chicago Cardinals W 10-7
2 September 20, 1936 Chicago Bears L 30-3
3 October 4, 1936 Chicago Cardinals W 24-0
4 October 11, 1936 Boston Redskins W 31-2
5 October 18, 1936 Detroit Lions W 20-18
6 October 25, 1936 Pittsburgh Pirates W 42-10
7 November 1, 1936 at Chicago Bears W 21-10
8 November 8, 1936 at Boston Redskins W 7-3
9 November 15, 1936 at Brooklyn Dodgers W 38-7
10 November 22, 1936 at New York Giants W 26-14
11 November 29, 1936 at Detroit Lions W 26-17
12 December 6, 1936 at Chicago Cardinals T 0-0

Playoffs

Week Date Opponent Result
Championship December 13, 1936 at Boston Redskins W 21-6

Standings

W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, PCT= Winning Percentage, PTS=Points Scored, OPP=Opponents' Points Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972

NFL Western
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Green Bay Packers 10 1 1 .909 248 118 T-1
Chicago Bears 9 3 0 .750 222 94 L-2
Detroit Lions 8 4 0 .667 235 102 W-1
Chicago Cardinals 3 8 1 .273 74 143 T-1

Awards and records

References