1947 Pittsburgh Steelers Game-by-Game Results
Team Record: 8-4
Finishing 1st in the NFL's East Division
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Division Playoff
Coach: Jock Sutherland (8-4)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1947 Pittsburgh Steelers Roster
The Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League ended the 1947 season with a record of 8 wins and 4 losses, finishing first in the NFL's East Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.
The Steelers scored 240 points, but the defense gave up 259. Johnny Clement carried the ball for a team-best 670 yards for Pittsburgh.
Johnny Clement passed for 1,004 yards. Val Jansante paced the receiving corps, grabbing 35 passes for 599 yards.
Walt Slater and Tony Compagno each seized 4 opponent throws.
Jock Sutherland coached the team. The 1947 Pittsburgh Steelers lost in the Division Playoff.
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Regular Season Points For: 240
Regular Season Points Against: 259
|September 21, 1947||Detroit Lions 10 at Pittsburgh Steelers 17||W||1-0-0||0-0-0||1-0-0|
|September 29, 1947||Chicago Cardinals 48 at Pittsburgh Steelers 7||L||1-1-0||0-0-0||1-1-0|
|October 5, 1947||Pittsburgh Steelers 26 at Washington Redskins 27||L||1-1-0||0-1-0||1-2-0|
|October 12, 1947||Pittsburgh Steelers 30 at Boston Yanks 14||W||1-1-0||1-1-0||2-2-0|
|October 19, 1947||Philadelphia Eagles 24 at Pittsburgh Steelers 35||W||2-1-0||1-1-0||3-2-0|
|October 26, 1947||Pittsburgh Steelers 38 at New York Giants 21||W||2-1-0||2-1-0||4-2-0|
|November 2, 1947||Pittsburgh Steelers 18 at Green Bay Packers 17||W||2-1-0||3-1-0||5-2-0||Milwaukee|
|November 9, 1947||Washington Redskins 14 at Pittsburgh Steelers 21||W||3-1-0||3-1-0||6-2-0|
|November 16, 1947||New York Giants 7 at Pittsburgh Steelers 24||W||4-1-0||3-1-0||7-2-0|
|November 23, 1947||Pittsburgh Steelers 7 at Chicago Rockets 49||L||4-1-0||3-2-0||7-3-0|
|November 30, 1947||Pittsburgh Steelers 0 at Philadelphia Eagles 21||L||4-1-0||3-3-0||7-4-0|
|December 7, 1947||Boston Yanks 7 at Pittsburgh Steelers 17||W||5-1-0||3-3-0||8-4-0|
|December 21, 1947||Philadelphia Eagles 21 at Pittsburgh Steelers 0||L||0-1-0||0-0-0||0-1-0||Eastern Division Playoff|