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1937 Chicago Bears Game-by-Game Results

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 9-1-1
Finishing 1st in the NFL's West Division
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Championship
Coach: George Halas (9-1-1)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
1937 Chicago Bears Statistics
1937 Chicago Bears Roster

The Chicago Bears of the National Football League ended the 1937 season with a record of 9 wins and 1 losses and 1 ties, finishing first in the NFL's West Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

The defense proved to be a force, as the Bears led the league with just 100 points allowed. Chicago moved the ball well, scoring 201 points. Ray Nolting rushed for a team-leading 424 yards, while Bronko Nagurski and Jack Manders also contributed to the rushing attack.

Bernie Masterson passed for 615 yards. Les McDonald topped pass catchers, hauling in 11 balls, while Eggs Manske added 225 receiving yards.

George Halas coached the team. The 1937 Chicago Bears lost in the Championship.

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Regular Season Points For: 201
Regular Season Points Against: 100

Date Game Res Home Road Record
September 19, 1937 Chicago Bears 14 at Green Bay Packers 2 W 0-0-0 1-0-0 1-0-0
October 4, 1937 Chicago Bears 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 W 0-0-0 2-0-0 2-0-0
October 10, 1937 Chicago Bears 20 at Cleveland Rams 2 W 0-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0
October 17, 1937 Chicago Cardinals 7 at Chicago Bears 16 W 1-0-0 3-0-0 4-0-0
October 24, 1937 Detroit Lions 20 at Chicago Bears 28 W 2-0-0 3-0-0 5-0-0
October 31, 1937 Chicago Bears 3 at New York Giants 3 T 2-0-0 3-0-1 5-0-1
November 7, 1937 Green Bay Packers 24 at Chicago Bears 14 L 2-1-0 3-0-1 5-1-1
November 14, 1937 Brooklyn Dodgers 7 at Chicago Bears 29 W 3-1-0 3-0-1 6-1-1
November 25, 1937 Chicago Bears 13 at Detroit Lions 0 W 3-1-0 4-0-1 7-1-1
November 28, 1937 Chicago Cardinals 7 at Chicago Bears 15 W 4-1-0 4-0-1 8-1-1
December 5, 1937 Chicago Bears 42 at Chicago Cardinals 28 W 4-1-0 5-0-1 9-1-1
December 12, 1937 Washington Redskins 28 at Chicago Bears 21 L 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0 NFL Championship


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