1947 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
12-1-1 1-1 5768 3088 2680 31 231 4172 1787 2385 51 201
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The Cleveland Browns' second season was in 1947, and it was the second season Paul Brown served as the head coach of the team. They finished the regular season 12-1-1 and continued to the postseason. They faced the New York Yankees and won 14-3, clinching the AAFC championship for the 1947 season.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 2 Buffalo Bills 30-14
Week 3 @ Brooklyn Dodgers 55-7
Week 4 Baltimore Colts 28-0
Week 5 @ Chicago Rockets 41-21
Week 6 New York Yankees 26-17
Week 7 Los Angeles Dons 10-13
Week 8 Chicago Rockets 31-28
Week 9 @ San Francisco 49ers 14-7
Week 10 @ Buffalo Bills 28-7
Week 11 Brooklyn Dodgers 13-12
Week 12 San Francisco 49ers 37-14
Week 13 @ New York Yankees 28-28
Week 14 @ Los Angeles Dons 27-17
Week 15 @ Baltimore Colts 42-0

Playoffs

Week Opponent Score Notes
Championship @ New York Yankees 14-3

Coaches

Head Coach: Paul Brown Guards Coach: Fritz Heisler Tackles Coach: Bill Edwards Ends Coach: Dick Gallagher Backfield Coach: Blanton Collier, John Brickels Chief Scout: John Brickels