1956 Philadelphia Eagles Game-by-Game Results
Team Record: 3-8-1
Finishing 6th in the NFL's East Division
Coach: Hugh Devore (3-8-1)
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1956 Philadelphia Eagles Roster
The Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League ended the 1956 season with a record of 3 wins and 8 losses and 1 ties, finishing sixth in the NFL's East Division.
The Eagles managed just 143 points, worst in the league, and the defensive squad yielded 215. Ken Keller carried the ball for a team-leading 433 yards for Philadelphia.
Bobby Thomason threw for 1,119 yards. Bobby Walston topped all receivers, grabbing 39 passes for 590 yards.
Eddie Bell picked off 4 opponent throws.
Hugh Devore coached the team.
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Regular Season Points For: 143
Regular Season Points Against: 215
|September 30, 1956||Philadelphia Eagles 7 at Los Angeles Rams 27||L||0-0-0||0-1-0||0-1-0|
|October 6, 1956||Washington Redskins 9 at Philadelphia Eagles 13||W||1-0-0||0-1-0||1-1-0|
|October 14, 1956||Philadelphia Eagles 35 at Pittsburgh Steelers 21||W||1-0-0||1-1-0||2-1-0|
|October 21, 1956||Chicago Cardinals 20 at Philadelphia Eagles 6||L||1-1-0||1-1-0||2-2-0|
|October 28, 1956||Philadelphia Eagles 3 at New York Giants 20||L||1-1-0||1-2-0||2-3-0|
|November 4, 1956||Philadelphia Eagles 17 at Chicago Cardinals 28||L||1-1-0||1-3-0||2-4-0|
|November 11, 1956||Pittsburgh Steelers 7 at Philadelphia Eagles 14||W||2-1-0||1-3-0||3-4-0|
|November 18, 1956||Cleveland Browns 16 at Philadelphia Eagles 0||L||2-2-0||1-3-0||3-5-0|
|November 25, 1956||San Francisco 49ers 10 at Philadelphia Eagles 10||T||2-2-1||1-3-0||3-5-1|
|December 2, 1956||Philadelphia Eagles 14 at Cleveland Browns 17||L||2-2-1||1-4-0||3-6-1|
|December 9, 1956||Philadelphia Eagles 17 at Washington Redskins 19||L||2-2-1||1-5-0||3-7-1|
|December 15, 1956||New York Giants 21 at Philadelphia Eagles 7||L||2-3-1||1-5-0||3-8-1|