1971 Green Bay Packers 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
4-8-2 0-0 3914 1685 2229 44 208 4008 2301 1707 32 230
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The Green Bay Packers' fifty-first season was in 1971, playing their home games at Lambeau Field. During the offseason they hired Dan Devine to lead the team. Devine had never previously coached in the NFL in any capacity before the 1971 season. They finished the season 4-8-2, 3-3-1 at home and 1-5-1 on the road. At the end of the season, John Brockington was awarded with the AP Offensive Rookie of the Year award.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 New York Giants 40-42
Week 2 Denver Broncos 34-13
Week 3 Cincinnati Bengals 20-17
Week 4 @ Detroit Lions 28-31
Week 5 Minnesota Vikings 13-24
Week 6 @ Los Angeles Rams 13-30
Week 7 Detroit Lions 14-14
Week 8 @ Chicago Bears 17-14
Week 9 @ Minnesota Vikings 0-3
Week 10 @ Atlanta Falcons 21-28
Week 11 New Orleans Saints 21-29
Week 12 @ St. Louis Cardinals 16-16
Week 13 Chicago Bears 31-10
Week 14 @ Miami Dolphins 6-27

Coaches

Head Coach: Dan Devine Passing Game Coordinator: Bob Schnelker Wide Receivers Coach: Bob Schnelker Offensive Line Coach: Rollie Dotsch Defensive Line Coach: Dave Hanner Linebackers Coach: Burt Gustafson Defensive Backs Coach: Don Doll Team President: Dominic Olejniczak