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1949 Pittsburgh Steelers

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6-5-1, Finished 2nd in NFL East Division  · 1949 NFL Season Summary

Scored 224 points (18.7/g), 8th of 10 in the NFL. Allowed 214 points (17.8/g), 2nd.
 Differential of 10 points (0.8/g), 5th.  Expected W-L: 6.3-5.7.

Coach: John Michelosen (6-5-1)

Stadium: Forbes Field
 Training Camp: Alliance College (Cambridge Springs, Pennsylvania)

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 25 boxscore W 1-0 New York Giants 28 7 18 372 149 223 13 259 154 105 2
2 Mon October 3 boxscore L 1-1 Washington Redskins 14 27 19 303 110 193 2 17 410 182 228
3 Sat October 8 boxscore W 2-1 Detroit Lions 14 7 18 272 66 206 4 17 262 210 52 3
4 Sun October 16 boxscore W 3-1 @ New York Giants 21 17 13 194 63 131 2 14 244 99 145 3
5 Sun October 23 boxscore W 4-1 New York Bulldogs 24 13 24 402 46 356 3 19 315 244 71 3
6 Sun October 30 boxscore L 4-2 Philadelphia Eagles 7 38 14 224 143 81 3 21 365 128 237 3
7 Sun November 6 boxscore L 4-3 @ Washington Redskins 14 27 20 319 89 230 2 16 383 208 175 3
8 Sun November 13 boxscore T 4-3-1 Los Angeles Rams 7 7 7 138 138 23 362 167 195 3
9 Sun November 20 boxscore W 5-3-1 @ Green Bay Packers 30 7 19 449 154 295 4 16 287 99 188 2
10 Sun November 27 boxscore L 5-4-1 @ Philadelphia Eagles 17 34 6 196 134 62 26 486 190 296 1
11 Sun December 4 boxscore L 5-5-1 @ Chicago Bears 21 30 14 347 207 140 6 19 355 201 154 4
12 Sun December 11 boxscore W 6-5-1 @ New York Bulldogs 27 0 17 289 135 154 1 9 162 146 16 4