1971 St. Louis 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
4-9-1 0-0 4001 2471 1530 46 212 4365 2380 1985 33 244
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The St. Louis Cardinals' fifty-first season was in 1971, playing their home games at Busch Stadium (II). During the offseason they hired Bob Hollway to lead the team. Hollway previously was the defensive coordinator of the Minnesota Vikings and had four years of coaching experience in the NFL. They finished the season 4-9-1, 1-5-1 at home and 3-4-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Washington Redskins 17-24
Week 2 New York Jets 17-10
Week 3 New York Giants 20-21
Week 4 @ Atlanta Falcons 26-9
Week 5 @ Washington Redskins 0-20
Week 6 San Francisco 49ers 14-26
Week 7 @ Buffalo Bills 28-23
Week 8 Dallas Cowboys 13-16
Week 9 @ San Diego Chargers 17-20
Week 10 Philadelphia Eagles 20-37
Week 11 @ New York Giants 24-7
Week 12 Green Bay Packers 16-16
Week 13 @ Philadelphia Eagles 7-19
Week 14 @ Dallas Cowboys 12-31

Coaches

Head Coach: Bob Hollway Offensive Coordinator: Lew Carpenter Defensive Coordinator: Dick Voris Wide Receivers Coach: Lew Carpenter Offensive Line Coach: Joe Spencer Offensive Backs Coach: Leeman Bennett Defensive Line Coach: Bob Leach Linebackers Coach: Dick Voris Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach: Chuck Drulis Special Teams Coach: Tony Versaci Special Assignments: Tony Versaci