1941 Detroit Lions season

1941 Detroit Lions season

1941 Detroit Lions season
Head coach Bill Edwards
Results
Record 4–6–1
Division place 3rd NFL Western
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1940 1942 >

The 1941 Detroit Lions season was their 12th in the league. The team failed to improve on their previous season's output of 5–5–1, winning only four games.[1] They failed to qualify for the playoffs for the sixth consecutive season.

Schedule

Week Date Opponent Result
1 September 14, 1941 at Green Bay Packers L 23–0
2 September 21, 1941 at Brooklyn Dodgers L 14–7
3 September 27, 1941 at Chicago Cardinals T 14–14
4 October 12, 1941 Cleveland Rams W 17–7
5 October 19, 1941 at Chicago Bears L 49–0
6 October 26, 1941 Green Bay Packers L 24–7
7 November 2, 1941 at Cleveland Rams W 14–0
8 November 9, 1941 at New York Giants L 20–13
9 November 16, 1941 Philadelphia Eagles W 21–17
10 November 23, 1941 Chicago Bears L 24–7
11 November 30, 1941 Chicago Cardinals W 21–3

Standings

NFL Western
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Chicago Bears 10 1 0 .909 396 147 W-5
Green Bay Packers 10 1 0 .909 258 120 W-8
Detroit Lions 4 6 1 .400 121 195 W-1
Chicago Cardinals 3 7 1 .300 127 197 L-2
Cleveland Rams 2 9 0 .182 116 244 L-9

References

  1. ^ 1941 Detroit Lions