1948 Washington Redskins 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
7-5-0 0-0 4464 2861 1603 43 236 3911 1953 1958 42 233
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The Washington Redskins' seventeenth season was in 1948, playing their home games at Griffith Stadium. During the offseason they hired John Whelchel to lead the team. Whelchel had never previously coached in the NFL in any capacity before the 1948 season. They finished the season 7-5-0, 4-2-0 at home and 3-3-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 2 Pittsburgh Steelers 17-14
Week 3 New York Giants 41-10
Week 4 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 7-10
Week 5 Philadelphia Eagles 0-45
Week 6 @ Green Bay Packers 23-7
Week 7 Boston Yanks 59-21
Week 8 @ Boston Yanks 23-7
Week 9 Detroit Lions 46-21
Week 10 @ Philadelphia Eagles 21-42
Week 11 @ Chicago Bears 13-48
Week 12 Los Angeles Rams 13-41
Week 13 @ New York Giants 28-21

Coaches

Head Coach: John Whelchel Ends Coach: Wayne Millner Assistant Coach: Wayne Millner Chief Scout: Herman Ball