Chicago Bears at Green Bay Packers 6 to 9

Sunday, September 27, 1959, Week 1

The Chicago Bears played the Green Bay Packers in Green Bay on Sunday, September 27, 1959, Week 1 of the 1959 season. The Packers won by a score of 9-6.


Chicago Bears offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
164 89 75 2 10

Coaches

Head Coach: George Halas Defensive Coordinator: Clark Shaughnessy Offensive Line Coach: Phil Handler Assistant Coach: George Allen, Luke Johnsos Head of Player Personnel: George Allen Administrative Vice President: Paddy Driscoll


Green Bay Packers offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
262 85 177 2 16

Coaches

Head Coach: Vince Lombardi Wide Receivers Coach: Tom Fears Offensive Line Coach: Bill Austin Offensive Backs Coach: John "Red" Cochran Defensive Line Coach: Phil Bengtson Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach: Norb Hecker Team President: Dominic Olejniczak