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1959 Chicago Cardinals

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2-10-0, NFL East Division  · 1959 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -8.2, Offense: -1.2, Defense: -7.1, SoS: -0.7, avg is 0.0.

Scored 234 points (19.5/g), 10th of 12 in the NFL. Allowed 324 points (27.0/g), 11th.
 Differential of -90 points (-7.5/g), 11th.  Expected W-L: 3.8-8.2.

Coach: Pop Ivy (2-10-0)

 Training Camp: Lake Forest College (Lake Forest, Illinois)

Team Games & Schedule

Score Offense Defense
Week Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 27 boxscore W 1-0 Washington Redskins 49 21 25 569 319 250 1 23 419 226 193 5
2 Sun October 4 boxscore L 1-1 Cleveland Browns 7 34 21 273 172 101 5 20 299 139 160
3 Sun October 11 boxscore L 1-2 @ Washington Redskins 14 23 20 298 194 104 4 17 280 112 168 3
4 Sun October 18 boxscore L 1-3 @ Cleveland Browns 7 17 13 220 122 98 4 18 295 126 169
5 Sun October 25 boxscore L 1-4 Philadelphia Eagles 24 28 14 313 150 163 6 22 399 231 168 2
6 Sun November 1 boxscore W 2-4 Pittsburgh Steelers 45 24 20 336 70 266 3 20 329 154 175 6
7 Sun November 8 boxscore L 2-5 @ New York Giants 3 9 6 163 49 114 5 11 274 144 130 3
8 Sun November 15 boxscore L 2-6 @ Philadelphia Eagles 17 27 11 181 52 129 7 18 377 218 159 4
9 Sun November 22 boxscore L 2-7 New York Giants 20 30 9 96 96 4 12 386 268 118 2
10 Sun November 29 boxscore L 2-8 Chicago Bears 7 31 13 270 99 171 7 15 273 180 93 1
11 Sun December 6 boxscore L 2-9 @ Detroit Lions 21 45 16 289 218 71 5 24 377 158 219 3
12 Sun December 13 boxscore L 2-10 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 20 35 11 164 114 50 4 12 307 185 122 1