1952 Chicago Bears season

The 1952 Chicago Bears season was their 33rd regular season completed in the National Football League. The club posted a below average 5–7 record under head coach George Halas placing them in fifth place in the NFL's National Conference. In 1952, the club continued its downward trend from the class of the National Football League.

1952 Chicago Bears season
Head coachGeorge Halas
Home fieldWrigley Field
Results
Record5–7
Division place5th NFL National
Playoff finishdid not qualify

Regular season

Schedule

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 28, 1952 at Green Bay Packers W 24–14
24,656
2 October 5, 1952 at Chicago Cardinals L 21–10
34,697
3 October 12, 1952 Dallas Texans W 38–20
35,429
4 October 19, 1952 San Francisco 49ers L 40–16
46,338
5 October 26, 1952 at Los Angeles Rams L 31–7
43,574
6 November 2, 1952 at San Francisco 49ers W 20–17
58,255
7 November 9, 1952 Green Bay Packers L 41–28
41,751
8 November 16, 1952 Los Angeles Rams L 40–24
40,737
9 November 23, 1952 Detroit Lions W 24–23
37,508
10 November 27, 1952 at Dallas Texans L 27–23
3,000
11 December 7, 1952 at Detroit Lions L 45–21
50,410
12 December 14, 1952 Chicago Cardinals W 10–7
32,578

Game summaries

Week 1

1 234Total
• Bears 3 0714 24
Packers 0 707 14
  • Date: September 28
  • Location: City Stadium
  • Game attendance: 24,656

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Standings

NFL National Conference
W L T PCT CONF PF PA STK
Detroit Lions 9 3 0 .750 7–3 354 192 W3
Los Angeles Rams 9 3 0 .750 8–2 349 234 W8
San Francisco 49ers 7 5 0 .583 6–3 285 221 W1
Green Bay Packers 6 6 0 .500 3–6 295 312 L3
Chicago Bears 5 7 0 .417 4–6 245 326 W1
Dallas Texans 1 11 0 .083 1–9 182 427 L2

Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972.

References

  1. ^ Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 2015-Aug-03.
Scoring summary
Q1CHIWhite 30 yard field goalCHI 3–0
Q2GBRote 5 yard run (Cone kick)GB 7–3
Q3CHIDottley 25 yard pass from Williams (Blanda kick)CHI 10–3
Q4CHISchroeder 16 yard pass from Williams (Blanda kick)CHI 17–3
Q4CHIDottley 44 yard run (Blanda kick)CHI 24–3
Q4GBHowton 39 yard pass from Rote (Cone kick)CHI 24–10
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Conference championships (4)
League championships (9)
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