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1940 Pittsburgh Steelers

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2-7-2, Finished 4th in NFL East Division  · 1940 NFL Season Summary

Scored 60 points (5.5/g), 10th of 10 in the NFL. Allowed 178 points (16.2/g), 7th.
 Differential of -118 points (-10.7/g), 10th.  Expected W-L: 0.8-10.2.

Coach: Walt Kiesling (2-7-2)

Stadium: Forbes Field
 Training Camp: St. Francis University (Loretto, Pennsylvania)

Team Games & Schedule

Week Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 8 boxscore T 0-0-1 Chicago Cardinals 7 7 3 129 64 65 3 9 192 128 64 4
2 Sun September 15 boxscore T 0-0-2 New York Giants 10 10 8 197 60 137 3 9 215 111 104 2
2 Sun September 22 boxscore W 1-0-2 @ Detroit Lions 10 7 11 209 37 172 1 13 231 44 187 4
4 Sun September 29 boxscore L 1-1-2 Brooklyn Dodgers 3 10 7 188 111 77 3 14 315 56 259 2
5 Sun October 6 boxscore L 1-2-2 Washington Redskins 10 40 15 188 93 95 4 14 333 186 147 1
4 Sun October 13 boxscore L 1-3-2 @ Brooklyn Dodgers 0 21 12 213 76 137 3 8 240 121 119 2
5 Sun October 20 boxscore L 1-4-2 @ New York Giants 0 12 7 148 108 40 4 14 300 142 158 6
6 Sun October 27 boxscore L 1-5-2 @ Green Bay Packers 3 24 9 95 34 61 5 13 296 120 176 3
7 Sun November 3 boxscore L 1-6-2 @ Washington Redskins 10 37 10 289 194 95 1 11 371 204 167
10 Sun November 10 boxscore W 2-6-2 Philadelphia Eagles 7 3 8 171 26 145 2 8 129 59 70 1
10 Thu November 28 boxscore L 2-7-2 @ Philadelphia Eagles 0 7 5 130 65 65 6 8 120 67 53 1