1972 Philadelphia Eagles 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
2-11-1 0-0 3463 2070 1393 38 203 4738 2472 2266 27 268
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The Philadelphia Eagles' fortieth season was in 1972, playing their home games at Veterans Stadium. During the offseason they hired Ed Khayat to lead the team. Khayat previously was the interim head coach/defensive line coach of the Philadelphia Eagles and had five years of coaching experience in the NFL. They finished the season 2-11-1, 0-6-1 at home and 2-5-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Dallas Cowboys 6-28
Week 2 Cleveland Browns 17-27
Week 3 New York Giants 12-27
Week 4 @ Washington Redskins 0-14
Week 5 Los Angeles Rams 3-34
Week 6 @ Kansas City Chiefs 21-20
Week 7 @ New Orleans Saints 3-21
Week 8 St. Louis Cardinals 6-6
Week 9 @ Houston Oilers 18-17
Week 10 Dallas Cowboys 7-28
Week 11 @ New York Giants 10-62
Week 12 Washington Redskins 7-23
Week 13 Chicago Bears 12-21
Week 14 @ St. Louis Cardinals 23-24

Coaches

Head Coach: Ed Khayat Offensive Coordinator: Tom Fears Quarterbacks Coach: John Rauch Offensive Line Coach: Brad Ecklund Running Backs Coach: Jack Zilly Defensive Line Coach: Jesse Richardson, Joe Moss Linebackers Coach: Jim Carr Special Teams Coach: Jack Zilly General Manager: Pete Retzlaff