1971 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
8-5-1 0-0 4233 2094 2139 29 234 4037 2379 1658 34 239
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The Los Angeles Rams' thirty-sixth season was in 1971, playing their home games at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. During the offseason they hired Tommy Prothro to lead the team. Prothro had never previously coached in the NFL in any capacity before the 1971 season. They finished the season 8-5-1, 4-2-1 at home and 4-3-0 on the road. At the end of the season, Isiah Robertson was awarded with the AP Defensive Rookie of the Year award.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ New Orleans Saints 20-24
Week 2 Atlanta Falcons 20-20
Week 3 Chicago Bears 17-3
Week 4 @ San Francisco 49ers 20-13
Week 5 @ Atlanta Falcons 24-16
Week 6 Green Bay Packers 30-13
Week 7 Miami Dolphins 14-20
Week 8 @ Baltimore Colts 17-24
Week 9 @ Detroit Lions 21-13
Week 10 San Francisco 49ers 17-6
Week 11 @ Dallas Cowboys 21-28
Week 12 New Orleans Saints 45-28
Week 13 Washington Redskins 24-38
Week 14 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 23-14

Coaches

Head Coach: Tommy Prothro Quarterbacks Coach: Dick Vermeil Offensive Backfield Coach: Earnel Durden Defensive Line Coach: Dan Radakovich Linebackers Coach: Tom Catlin Special Teams Coach: Rich Brooks College Scout: Jack Faulkner Pro Scout: Jack Faulkner Training Assistant: Garrett Giemont