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1956 Chicago Bears

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9-2-1, Finished 1st in NFL West Division  · 1956 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 10.0, Offense: 8.7, Defense: 1.3, SoS: 0.3, avg is 0.0.

Scored 363 points (30.2/g), 1st of 12 in the NFL. Allowed 246 points (20.5/g), 7th.
 Differential of 117 points (9.8/g), 1st.  Expected W-L: 8.6-3.4.

Coach: Paddy Driscoll (9-2-1)

Stadium: Wrigley Field
 Training Camp: St. Joseph's College (Rensselaer, Indiana)

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 30 boxscore L 0-1 @ Baltimore Colts 21 28 19 291 137 154 1 21 359 231 128 1
2 Sun October 7 boxscore W 1-1 @ Green Bay Packers 37 21 25 462 184 278 1 20 267 140 127
3 Sun October 14 boxscore W 2-1 San Francisco 49ers 31 7 23 394 86 308 2 13 268 172 96 4
4 Sun October 21 boxscore W 3-1 Baltimore Colts 58 27 26 477 268 209 2 13 278 148 130 5
5 Sun October 28 boxscore W 4-1 @ San Francisco 49ers 38 21 27 440 207 233 1 20 401 190 211 1
6 Sun November 4 boxscore W 5-1 @ Los Angeles Rams 35 24 16 370 138 232 1 17 264 163 101 5
7 Sun November 11 boxscore W 6-1 Green Bay Packers 38 14 21 494 299 195 3 12 311 249 62 5
8 Sun November 18 boxscore W 7-1 Los Angeles Rams 30 21 21 433 267 166 2 20 326 226 100 2
9 Sun November 25 boxscore T 7-1-1 @ New York Giants 17 17 11 244 232 12 4 18 261 85 176 3
10 Sun December 2 boxscore L 7-2-1 @ Detroit Lions 10 42 15 184 70 114 5 25 468 254 214 6
11 Sun December 9 boxscore W 8-2-1 Chicago Cardinals 10 3 16 302 44 258 5 11 265 174 91 4
12 Sun December 16 boxscore W 9-2-1 Detroit Lions 38 21 24 446 137 309 2 17 208 161 47 2
Playoffs
Championship Sun December 30 boxscore L 9-3-1 @ New York Giants 7 47 19 270 203 67 3 16 348 222 126 2