1973 Los Angeles Rams 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
12-2-0 0-1 5098 2080 3018 23 305 3249 1817 1432 42 188
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The Los Angeles Rams' thirty-eighth season was in 1973, playing their home games at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. During the offseason they hired Chuck Knox to lead the team. Knox previously was the offensive line coach of the Detroit Lions and had ten years of coaching experience in the AFL and NFL. They finished the year 12-2-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the NFC West, but they lost their first playoff game to the Dallas Cowboys 27-16. At the end of the season, Chuck Knox was awarded with the Coach of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Kansas City Chiefs 23-13
Week 2 Atlanta Falcons 31-0
Week 3 @ San Francisco 49ers 40-20
Week 4 @ Houston Oilers 31-26
Week 5 Dallas Cowboys 37-31
Week 6 Green Bay Packers 24-7
Week 7 @ Minnesota Vikings 9-10
Week 8 @ Atlanta Falcons 13-15
Week 9 New Orleans Saints 29-7
Week 10 San Francisco 49ers 31-13
Week 11 @ New Orleans Saints 24-13
Week 12 @ Chicago Bears 26-0
Week 13 New York Giants 40-6
Week 14 Cleveland Browns 30-17


Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round @ Dallas Cowboys 16-27

1973 Los Angeles Rams Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Chuck Knox Offensive Coordinator: Ken Meyer Wide Receivers Coach: Leeman Bennett Offensive Line Coach: Ray Prochaska Offensive Backs Coach: Dick Vermeil Linebackers Coach: Tom Catlin Special Teams Coach: Dick Vermeil Advance Scout: Jack Faulkner Training Assistant: Garrett Giemont