1971 Philadelphia Eagles Game-by-Game Results

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 6-7-1
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference
Coach: Ed Khayat (6-4-1)
Coach: Jerry Williams (0-3)
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1971 Philadelphia Eagles Statistics
1971 Philadelphia Eagles Roster

The Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League ended the 1971 season with a record of 6 wins and 7 losses and 1 ties, finishing third in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference.

The Eagles scored 221 points, but the defensive squad allowed 302. Pete Liske threw for 1,957 yards. Harold Jackson topped pass catchers, grabbing 47 passes for 716 yards. Ben Hawkins provided receiving help, too.

Ronnie Bull carried the ball for a team-leading 351 yards for Philadelphia.

The sticky-fingered defense pounced on 47 turnovers. Bill Bradley picked off 11 opponent throws.

Ed Khayat and Jerry Williams coached the team.

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Regular Season Points For: 221
Regular Season Points Against: 302

Date Game Res Home Road Record
September 19, 1971 Philadelphia Eagles 14 at Cincinnati Bengals 37 L 0-0-0 0-1-0 0-1-0
September 26, 1971 Dallas Cowboys 42 at Philadelphia Eagles 7 L 0-1-0 0-1-0 0-2-0
October 3, 1971 San Francisco 49ers 31 at Philadelphia Eagles 3 L 0-2-0 0-1-0 0-3-0
October 10, 1971 Minnesota Vikings 13 at Philadelphia Eagles 0 L 0-3-0 0-1-0 0-4-0
October 17, 1971 Philadelphia Eagles 10 at Oakland Raiders 34 L 0-3-0 0-2-0 0-5-0
October 24, 1971 New York Giants 7 at Philadelphia Eagles 23 W 1-3-0 0-2-0 1-5-0
October 31, 1971 Denver Broncos 16 at Philadelphia Eagles 17 W 2-3-0 0-2-0 2-5-0
November 7, 1971 Philadelphia Eagles 7 at Washington Redskins 7 T 2-3-0 0-2-1 2-5-1
November 14, 1971 Philadelphia Eagles 7 at Dallas Cowboys 20 L 2-3-0 0-3-1 2-6-1
November 21, 1971 Philadelphia Eagles 37 at St. Louis Cardinals 20 W 2-3-0 1-3-1 3-6-1
November 28, 1971 Washington Redskins 20 at Philadelphia Eagles 13 L 2-4-0 1-3-1 3-7-1
December 5, 1971 Philadelphia Eagles 23 at Detroit Lions 20 W 2-4-0 2-3-1 4-7-1
December 12, 1971 St. Louis Cardinals 7 at Philadelphia Eagles 19 W 3-4-0 2-3-1 5-7-1
December 19, 1971 Philadelphia Eagles 41 at New York Giants 28 W 3-4-0 3-3-1 6-7-1


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