1961 Chicago Bears 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
8-6-0 0-0 4562 2672 1890 38 239 4449 2797 1652 37 223
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The Chicago Bears' forty-second season was in 1961, and it was the thirty-fourth season George Halas served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 8-6-0, 5-2-0 at home and 3-4-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Minnesota Vikings 13-37
Week 2 @ Los Angeles Rams 21-17
Week 3 @ Green Bay Packers 0-24
Week 4 @ Detroit Lions 31-17
Week 5 Baltimore Colts 24-10
Week 6 San Francisco 49ers 31-0
Week 7 @ Baltimore Colts 21-20
Week 8 @ Philadelphia Eagles 14-16
Week 9 Green Bay Packers 28-31
Week 10 @ San Francisco 49ers 31-41
Week 11 Los Angeles Rams 28-24
Week 12 Detroit Lions 15-16
Week 13 Cleveland Browns 17-14
Week 14 Minnesota Vikings 52-35

Coaches

Head Coach: George Halas Defensive Coordinator: Clark Shaughnessy Offensive Line Coach: Phil Handler Assistant Coach: George Allen, Luke Johnsos Head of Player Personnel: George Allen