1953 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
11-1-0 0-0 4582 2823 1759 28 224 3868 2179 1689 45 224
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The Cleveland Browns' eighth season was in 1953, and it was the eighth season Paul Brown served as the head coach of the team. They finished the regular season 11-1-0 and continued to the postseason. They faced the Detroit Lions in the playoffs and lost 17-16.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Green Bay Packers 27-0
Week 2 @ Chicago Cardinals 27-7
Week 3 Philadelphia Eagles 37-13
Week 4 @ Washington Redskins 30-14
Week 5 @ New York Giants 7-0
Week 6 Washington Redskins 27-3
Week 7 Pittsburgh Steelers 34-16
Week 8 San Francisco 49ers 23-21
Week 9 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 20-16
Week 10 Chicago Cardinals 27-16
Week 11 New York Giants 62-14
Week 12 @ Philadelphia Eagles 27-42

Playoffs

Week Opponent Score Notes
Championship @ Detroit Lions 16-17

Coaches

Head Coach: Paul Brown Guards Coach: Fritz Heisler Tackles Coach: Weeb Ewbank Ends Coach: Howard Brinker Backfield Coach: Blanton Collier Athletic Trainer: Leo Murphy