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. The Cardinals played their home games at Comiskey Park. 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