1953 Baltimore Colts schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
3-9-0 0-0 2716 1257 1459 48 157 4486 2171 2315 56 232
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The Baltimore Colts' first season was in 1953, playing their home games at Memorial Stadium. During the offseason they hired Keith Molesworth to lead the team. Molesworth had never previously coached in the NFL in any capacity before the 1953 season. They finished the season 3-9-0, 2-4-0 at home and 1-5-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Chicago Bears 13-9
Week 2 Detroit Lions 17-27
Week 3 @ Chicago Bears 16-14
Week 4 @ Green Bay Packers 14-37
Week 5 Washington Redskins 27-17
Week 6 Green Bay Packers 24-35
Week 7 @ Detroit Lions 7-17
Week 8 @ Philadelphia Eagles 14-45
Week 9 Los Angeles Rams 13-21
Week 10 San Francisco 49ers 21-38
Week 11 @ Los Angeles Rams 2-45
Week 12 @ San Francisco 49ers 14-45

Coaches

Head Coach: Keith Molesworth Line Coach: Ray Richards