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1972 Washington Redskins

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11-3-0, Finished 1st in NFC East Division  · 1972 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 6.3, Offense: 2.7, Defense: 3.7, SoS: -2.1, avg is 0.0.

Scored 336 points (24.0/g), 7th of 26 in the NFL. Allowed 218 points (15.6/g), 3rd.
 Differential of 118 points (8.4/g), 3rd.  Expected W-L: 10.3-3.7.

Coach: George Allen (11-3-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: LaVern Torgeson

Stadium: Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium
 Training Camp: Dickinson College (Carlisle, Pennsylvania)

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Mon September 18 boxscore W 1-0 @ Minnesota Vikings 24 21 11 203 57 146 1 26 382 200 182 2
2 Sun September 24 boxscore W 2-0 St. Louis Cardinals 24 10 19 272 91 181 16 219 140 79 3
3 Sun October 1 boxscore L 2-1 @ New England Patriots 23 24 15 349 213 136 2 23 380 253 127 2
4 Sun October 8 boxscore W 3-1 Philadelphia Eagles 14 0 22 371 224 147 4 12 236 176 60 2
5 Sun October 15 boxscore W 4-1 @ St. Louis Cardinals 33 3 20 390 230 160 3 10 151 85 66 4
6 Sun October 22 boxscore W 5-1 Dallas Cowboys 24 20 17 305 172 133 1 18 276 160 116 2
7 Sun October 29 boxscore W 6-1 @ New York Giants 23 16 16 337 127 210 2 19 360 248 112 2
8 Sun November 5 boxscore W 7-1 @ New York Jets 35 17 7 311 222 89 2 19 222 116 106 4
9 Sun November 12 boxscore W 8-1 New York Giants 27 13 21 380 237 143 1 14 235 117 118 2
10 Mon November 20 boxscore W 9-1 Atlanta Falcons 24 13 18 268 109 159 2 14 256 105 151 4
11 Sun November 26 boxscore W 10-1 Green Bay Packers 21 16 16 281 149 132 1 12 187 67 120 1
12 Sun December 3 boxscore W 11-1 @ Philadelphia Eagles 23 7 19 325 155 170 9 120 54 66 1
13 Sat December 9 boxscore L 11-2 @ Dallas Cowboys 24 34 19 312 169 143 4 14 307 61 246 1
14 Sun December 17 boxscore L 11-3 Buffalo Bills 17 24 15 171 38 133 3 17 264 80 184 2
Playoffs
Division Sun December 24 boxscore W 12-3 Green Bay Packers 16 3 13 232 94 138 1 10 211 133 78 1
ConfChamp Sun December 31 boxscore W 13-3 Dallas Cowboys 26 3 16 316 194 122 1 8 169 73 96 1
SuperBowl Sun January 14 boxscore L 13-4 N Miami Dolphins 7 14 16 228 87 141 3 12 253 69 184 2