1949 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
6-5-1 0-0 3843 1713 2130 42 207 4486 2612 1874 54 231
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The Chicago Cardinals' twenty-ninth season was in 1949, playing their home games at Comiskey Park. During the offseason they hired Buddy Parker to lead the team. Parker previously was the assistant coach of the Chicago Cardinals and had six years of coaching experience in the NFL. They finished the season 6-5-1, 2-3-1 at home and 4-2-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Washington Redskins 38-7
Week 2 Chicago Bears 7-17
Week 3 @ Philadelphia Eagles 3-28
Week 4 @ Green Bay Packers 39-17
Week 5 Detroit Lions 7-24
Week 6 New York Giants 38-41
Week 7 @ Detroit Lions 42-19
Week 8 @ New York Bulldogs 65-20
Week 9 Los Angeles Rams 28-28
Week 10 Green Bay Packers 41-21
Week 11 @ Los Angeles Rams 31-27
Week 12 @ Chicago Bears 21-52

Coaches

Head Coach: Buddy Parker Co-Head Coach: Phil Handler Assistant Coach: Dick Plasman, Marshall Goldberg Chief Scout: Marshall Goldberg