1981 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
6-10-0 0-0 4633 2462 2171 40 278 5394 3248 2146 40 290
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The Chicago Bears' sixty-second season was in 1981, and it was the fourth season Neill Armstrong served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 6-10-0, 4-4-0 at home and 2-6-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Green Bay Packers 9-16
Week 2 @ San Francisco 49ers 17-28
Week 3 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 28-17
Week 4 Los Angeles Rams 7-24
Week 5 @ Minnesota Vikings 21-24
Week 6 Washington Redskins 7-24
Week 7 @ Detroit Lions 17-48
Week 8 San Diego Chargers 20-17
Week 9 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 10-20
Week 10 @ Kansas City Chiefs 16-13
Week 11 @ Green Bay Packers 17-21
Week 12 Detroit Lions 7-23
Week 13 @ Dallas Cowboys 9-10
Week 14 Minnesota Vikings 10-9
Week 15 @ Oakland Raiders 23-6
Week 16 Denver Broncos 35-24

Coaches

Head Coach: Neill Armstrong Offensive Coordinator: Ted Marchibroda Defensive Coordinator: Buddy Ryan Wide Receivers Coach: Ted Plumb Offensive Line Coach: Dick Stanfel Running Backs Coach: Hank Kuhlmann Defensive Line Coach: Dale Haupt Secondary Coach: Jim LaRue Special Teams Coach: Hank Kuhlmann Offensive Consultant: Jim Dooley General Manager: Jim Finks