Chicago Bears at New York Giants 7 to 47

Sunday, December 30, 1956, Championship

The Giants played the Bears for the championship on Sunday, December 30, 1956. The Giants entered the game with a record of 8-3-1, while the Bears entered the game with a record of 9-2-1. The Giants won 47-7 to win the 1956 championship, finishing their championship season with a record of 8-3-1 in the regular season, 1-0 in the playoffs. The Bears finished their season 9-2-1 in the regular season, 0-1 in the playoffs.


Chicago Bears offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
270 203 67 3 19

Coaches

Head Coach: Paddy Driscoll Running Backs Coach: Chick Jagade Line Coach: Phil Handler Defensive Assistant Coach: Clark Shaughnessy Assistant Coach: Luke Johnsos, Bulldog Turner


New York Giants offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
348 222 126 2 16

Coaches

Head Coach: Jim Lee Howell Offensive Coordinator: Vince Lombardi Defensive Coordinator: Tom Landry Wide Receivers Coach: Ken Kavanaugh Offensive Line Coach: Ed Kolman