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1940 Washington Redskins

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9-2-0, Finished 1st in NFL East Division  · 1940 NFL Season Summary

Scored 245 points (22.3/g), 1st of 10 in the NFL. Allowed 142 points (12.9/g), 3rd.
 Differential of 103 points (9.4/g), 1st.  Expected W-L: 8.6-2.4.

Coach: Ray Flaherty (9-2-0)

Stadium: Griffith Stadium
 Training Camp: Wandermere Resort (Spokane, Washington)

Team Games & Schedule

Week Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 15 boxscore W 1-0 Brooklyn Dodgers 24 17 15 369 174 195 2 10 276 156 120 3
2 Sun September 22 boxscore W 2-0 New York Giants 21 7 8 173 99 74 2 15 285 140 145 5
5 Sun October 6 boxscore W 3-0 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 40 10 14 333 186 147 1 15 188 93 95 4
4 Sun October 13 boxscore W 4-0 Chicago Cardinals 28 21 20 440 325 115 5 5 209 127 82 2
6 Sun October 20 boxscore W 5-0 @ Philadelphia Eagles 34 17 14 380 283 97 4 10 276 238 38 4
7 Sun October 27 boxscore W 6-0 @ Detroit Lions 20 14 8 271 65 206 7 18 330 193 137 7
7 Sun November 3 boxscore W 7-0 Pittsburgh Steelers 37 10 11 371 204 167 10 289 194 95 1
8 Sun November 10 boxscore L 7-1 @ Brooklyn Dodgers 14 16 20 331 312 19 3 7 167 94 73 1
9 Sun November 17 boxscore W 8-1 Chicago Bears 7 3 11 169 125 44 2 16 297 148 149 3
10 Sun November 24 boxscore L 8-2 @ New York Giants 7 21 12 194 78 116 6 6 221 80 141
11 Sun December 1 boxscore W 9-2 Philadelphia Eagles 13 6 12 256 36 220 3 19 332 316 16 1
Playoffs
Championship Sun December 8 boxscore L 9-3 Chicago Bears 0 73 17 231 226 5 9 17 519 138 381 1