1947 Pittsburgh Steelers Game-by-Game Results

National Football League (NFL)
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 Statistics
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

Date Game Res Home Road Record
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