1949 Chicago Hornets season

The 1949 Chicago Hornets season was their fourth and final season in the All-America Football Conference. The team improved on their previous output of 1-13, winning four games.[1] Despite the improvement, they failed to qualify for the playoffs and the team folded with the league.

1949 Chicago Hornets season
Head coach Ray Flaherty
Home field WENR
Results
Record 4-8
Division place 4th AAFC
Playoff finish did not qualify

Season schedule

Week Date Opponent Result
1 August 26, 1949 Buffalo Bills W 17-14
2 September 4, 1949 at San Francisco 49ers L 42-7
3 September 9, 1949 at Los Angeles Dons W 23-21
4 September 16, 1949 Baltimore Colts W 35-7
5 September 30, 1949 San Francisco 49ers L 42-24
6 October 7, 1949 New York Yankees L 38-24
7 October 23, 1949 at Baltimore Colts W 17-7
8 October 28, 1949 Los Angeles Dons L 24-14
9 November 6, 1949 Cleveland Browns L 35-2
10 November 13, 1949 at New York Yankees L 14-10
11 November 20, 1949 at Buffalo Bills L 10-0
12 November 24, 1949 Cleveland Browns L 14-6

Division standings

AAFC
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Cleveland Browns 9 1 2 .900 339 171 W-2
San Francisco 49ers 9 3 0 .750 416 227 W-3
New York Yankees 8 4 0 .667 196 206 L-1
Buffalo Bills 5 5 2 .500 236 256 W-2
Los Angeles Dons 4 8 0 .333 253 322 L-1
Chicago Hornets 4 8 0 .333 179 268 L-5
Baltimore Colts 1 11 0 .083 172 341 L-6

References

  1. ^ 1949 Chicago Rockets

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