1956 Chicago Cardinals 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 3422 1369 2053 35 191 3599 1524 2075 45 211
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The Chicago Cardinals' thirty-sixth season was in 1956, and it was the second season Ray Richards served as the head coach of the team. 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 1 Cleveland Browns 9-7
Week 2 New York Giants 35-27
Week 3 @ Washington Redskins 31-3
Week 4 @ Philadelphia Eagles 20-6
Week 5 Washington Redskins 14-17
Week 6 Philadelphia Eagles 28-17
Week 7 @ New York Giants 10-23
Week 8 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 7-14
Week 9 Pittsburgh Steelers 38-27
Week 10 Green Bay Packers 21-24
Week 11 @ Chicago Bears 3-10
Week 12 @ Cleveland Browns 24-7

Coaches

Head Coach: Ray Richards Ends Coach: Bob Nowaskey Defensive Line Coach: Chuck Drulis Assistant Coach: Wally Lemm, John Kellison, Charley Trippi Talent Scout: John Kellison