1956 Chicago Bears Game-by-Game Results
Team Record: 9-2-1
Finishing 1st in the NFL's West Division
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Championship
Coach: Paddy Driscoll (9-2-1)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
1956 Chicago Bears Roster
The Chicago Bears of the National Football League ended the 1956 season with a record of 9 wins and 2 losses and 1 ties, finishing first in the NFL's West Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.
On offense, Chicago scored 363 points, best in the league. On the other side of the ball, the defense yielded 246 points. Rick Casares rushed for a team-leading 1,126 yards for the Bears.
Ed Brown threw for 1,667 yards. Harlon Hill topped all receivers, hauling in 47 balls for 1,128 yards.
J.C. Caroline intercepted 6 opponent throws.
Paddy Driscoll coached the team. The 1956 Chicago Bears lost in the Championship.
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Regular Season Points For: 363
Regular Season Points Against: 246
|September 30, 1956||Chicago Bears 21 at Baltimore Colts 28||L||0-0-0||0-1-0||0-1-0|
|October 7, 1956||Chicago Bears 37 at Green Bay Packers 21||W||0-0-0||1-1-0||1-1-0|
|October 14, 1956||San Francisco 49ers 7 at Chicago Bears 31||W||1-0-0||1-1-0||2-1-0|
|October 21, 1956||Baltimore Colts 27 at Chicago Bears 58||W||2-0-0||1-1-0||3-1-0|
|October 28, 1956||Chicago Bears 38 at San Francisco 49ers 21||W||2-0-0||2-1-0||4-1-0|
|November 4, 1956||Chicago Bears 35 at Los Angeles Rams 24||W||2-0-0||3-1-0||5-1-0|
|November 11, 1956||Green Bay Packers 14 at Chicago Bears 38||W||3-0-0||3-1-0||6-1-0|
|November 18, 1956||Chicago Cardinals 21 at Chicago Bears 30||W||4-0-0||3-1-0||7-1-0|
|November 25, 1956||Chicago Bears 17 at New York Giants 17||T||4-0-0||3-1-1||7-1-1|
|December 2, 1956||Chicago Bears 10 at Detroit Lions 42||L||4-0-0||3-2-1||7-2-1|
|December 9, 1956||Chicago Cardinals 3 at Chicago Bears 10||W||5-0-0||3-2-1||8-2-1|
|December 16, 1956||Detroit Lions 21 at Chicago Bears 38||W||6-0-0||3-2-1||9-2-1|
|December 30, 1956||Chicago Bears 7 at New York Giants 47||L||0-0-0||0-1-0||0-1-0||NFL Championship|