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1948 Los Angeles Rams season

1948 Los Angeles Rams season
Head coach Clark Shaughnessy
Home field Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Results
Record 6–5–1
Division place 3rd NFL Western
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1947 1949 >

The 1948 Los Angeles Rams season was the team's 11th year with the National Football League and the third season in Los Angeles. The Rams debuted the first helmet logo in league history in 1948, an idea that was conceived by running back Fred Gehrke. The season opener against the Lions was the final Wednesday night game in the NFL. In his first NFL game, future Pro Football Hall of Famer Tom Fears scored twice in the fourth quarter, and had his only pick-six of his career in a 44–7 victory.[1]

Schedule

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 22, 1948 Detroit Lions W 44–7
12,941
2 October 3, 1948 Philadelphia Eagles T 28–28
36,884
3 October 10, 1948 at Chicago Bears L 42–21
43,707
4 October 17, 1948 at Green Bay Packers L 16–0
25,119
5 October 24, 1948 at Detroit Lions W 34–27
17,444
6 October 31, 1948 Chicago Cardinals L 27–22
32,149
7 November 7, 1948 Chicago Bears L 21–6
56,263
8 November 14, 1948 at New York Giants W 52–37
22,766
9 November 21, 1948 at Chicago Cardinals L 27–24
29,031
10 November 28, 1948 Green Bay Packers W 24–10
23,874
11 December 5, 1948 at Washington Redskins W 41–13
32,970
12 December 12, 1948 Pittsburgh Steelers W 31–14
27,967

Standings

NFL Western
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Chicago Cardinals 11 1 0 .917 395 226 W-10
Chicago Bears 10 2 0 .833 375 151 L-1
Los Angeles Rams 6 5 1 .545 327 269 W-3
Green Bay Packers 3 9 0 .250 154 290 L-7
Detroit Lions 2 10 0 .167 200 407 L-3

References

  1. ^ "Infographic: NFL on Wednesday". Profootballhof.com. February 7, 2010. Retrieved September 6, 2012. 


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