1956 Chicago Bears Game-by-Game Results

National Football League (NFL)
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 Statistics
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

Date Game Res Home Road Record
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


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