1971 Los Angeles Rams Game-by-Game Results
Team Record: 8-5-1
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference
Coach: Tommy Protho (8-5-1)
Location: Los Angeles, California
1971 Los Angeles Rams Roster
The Los Angeles Rams of the National Football League ended the 1971 season with a record of 8 wins and 5 losses and 1 ties, finishing second in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference.
Los Angeles piled up points with 313 points, while the defense allowed 260. Willie Ellison ran for a team-leading 1,000 yards for the Rams.
Roman Gabriel threw for 2,238 yards. Lance Rentzel topped pass catchers, snagging 38 balls, while Jack Snow added 666 receiving yards. Larry Smith and Willie Ellison were targeted regularly, too.
Gene Howard picked off 6 opponent throws.
Tommy Protho coached the team.
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Regular Season Points For: 167
Regular Season Points Against: 128
|September 26, 1971||Atlanta Falcons 20 at Los Angeles Rams 20||T||0-0-1||0-0-0||0-0-1|
|October 3, 1971||Chicago Bears 3 at Los Angeles Rams 17||W||1-0-1||0-0-0||1-0-1|
|October 24, 1971||Green Bay Packers 13 at Los Angeles Rams 30||W||2-0-1||0-0-0||2-0-1|
|October 31, 1971||Miami Dolphins 20 at Los Angeles Rams 14||L||2-1-1||0-0-0||2-1-1|
|November 21, 1971||San Francisco 49ers 6 at Los Angeles Rams 17||W||3-1-1||0-0-0||3-1-1|
|December 5, 1971||New Orleans Saints 28 at Los Angeles Rams 45||W||4-1-1||0-0-0||4-1-1|
|December 13, 1971||Washington Redskins 38 at Los Angeles Rams 24||L||4-2-1||0-0-0||4-2-1|