1972 Cleveland Browns 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
10-4-0 0-0 3992 2034 1958 33 230 4341 1810 2531 31 257
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The Cleveland Browns' twenty-seventh season was in 1972, and it was the second season Nick Skorich served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 10-4-0 in the regular season but they lost their first playoff game to the Miami Dolphins 20-14.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Green Bay Packers 10-26
Week 2 @ Philadelphia Eagles 27-17
Week 3 Cincinnati Bengals 27-6
Week 4 Kansas City Chiefs 7-31
Week 5 Chicago Bears 0-17
Week 6 @ Houston Oilers 23-17
Week 7 @ Denver Broncos 27-20
Week 8 Houston Oilers 20-0
Week 9 @ San Diego Chargers 21-17
Week 10 Pittsburgh Steelers 26-24
Week 11 Buffalo Bills 27-10
Week 12 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 0-30
Week 13 @ Cincinnati Bengals 27-24
Week 14 @ New York Jets 26-10

Playoffs

Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round @ Miami Dolphins 14-20

Coaches

Head Coach: Nick Skorich Defensive Coordinator: Howard Brinker Wide Receivers Coach: Fran Polsfoot Offensive Line Coach: Ray Prochaska Defensive Line Coach: Dick Modzelewski Secondary Coach: Richie McCabe Special Teams Coach: Al Tabor Athletic Trainer: Leo Murphy