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1961 Baltimore Colts

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8-6-0, Finished 3rd in NFL West Division  · 1961 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 1.1, Offense: 0.9, Defense: 0.3, SoS: 1.5, avg is 0.0.

Scored 302 points (21.6/g), 7th of 14 in the NFL. Allowed 307 points (21.9/g), 10th.
 Differential of -5 points (-0.4/g), 10th.  Expected W-L: 6.9-7.1.

Coach: Weeb Ewbank (8-6-0)

Stadium: Memorial Stadium (Baltimore)
 Training Camp: McDaniel College (Western Maryland College) (Westminster, Maryland)

Team Games & Schedule

Week Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 17 boxscore W 1-0 Los Angeles Rams 27 24 19 326 113 213 2 21 308 123 185 2
2 Sun September 24 boxscore L 1-1 Detroit Lions 15 16 7 186 103 83 4 15 248 64 184 4
3 Sun October 1 boxscore W 2-1 Minnesota Vikings 34 33 16 366 284 82 5 21 261 137 124
4 Sun October 8 boxscore L 2-2 @ Green Bay Packers 7 45 18 289 136 153 8 25 357 146 211 1
5 Sun October 15 boxscore L 2-3 @ Chicago Bears 10 24 20 362 256 106 1 14 284 194 90 1
6 Sun October 22 boxscore W 3-3 @ Detroit Lions 17 14 18 313 225 88 4 11 208 132 76 1
7 Sun October 29 boxscore L 3-4 Chicago Bears 20 21 19 372 292 80 2 17 341 199 142 3
8 Sun November 5 boxscore W 4-4 Green Bay Packers 45 21 29 407 218 189 3 10 225 64 161 1
9 Sun November 12 boxscore L 4-5 @ Minnesota Vikings 20 28 21 354 138 216 2 19 275 116 159 1
10 Sun November 19 boxscore W 5-5 St. Louis Cardinals 16 0 24 406 227 179 1 8 129 49 80 2
11 Sun November 26 boxscore W 6-5 @ Washington Redskins 27 6 20 415 208 207 4 7 97 63 34 3
12 Sun December 3 boxscore W 7-5 San Francisco 49ers 20 17 18 346 192 154 3 17 309 161 148 3
13 Sat December 9 boxscore L 7-6 @ Los Angeles Rams 17 34 24 414 142 272 2 22 385 203 182
14 Sat December 16 boxscore W 8-6 @ San Francisco 49ers 27 24 21 366 269 97 1 25 355 262 93 2