1933 Brooklyn Dodgers (NFL) season

The 1933 Brooklyn Dodgers season was their fourth in the league. The team improved on their previous season's output of 3–9, winning five games.[1] Despite shutting out five of their opponents, they were also shut out in three games and they failed to qualify for the playoffs for the second consecutive season.

1933 Brooklyn Dodgers (NFL) season
OwnerChrist Cagle and John Simms Kelly
Head coachCap McEwan
Home fieldEbbets Field
Results
Record5–4–1
Division place2nd NFL Eastern
Playoff finishDid not qualify

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Record Venue
1 Bye
2 Bye
3 Bye
4 October 8 Chicago Bears L 0–10 0–1 Ebbets Field
5 October 15 Cincinnati Reds W 27–0 1–1 Ebbets Field
6 October 22 at New York Giants L 7–21 1–2 Polo Grounds
7 October 29 Chicago Cardinals W 7–0 2–2 Ebbets Field
8 November 5 Pittsburgh Pirates T 3–3 2–2–1 Ebbets Field
9 November 12 at Pittsburgh Pirates W 32–0 3–2–1 Forbes Field
10 November 19 at Chicago Cardinals W 3–0 4–2–1 Wrigley Field
11 November 26 Boston Redskins W 14–0 5–2–1 Ebbets Field
12 November 30 New York Giants L 0–10 5–3–1 Ebbets Field
12 December 3 at Cincinnati Reds L 0–10 5–4–1 Redland Field

Note: Intra-division opponents are in bold text.

StandingsEdit

NFL Eastern Division
W L T PCT DIV PF PA STK
New York Giants 11 3 0 .786 7–1 244 101 W7
Brooklyn Dodgers 5 4 1 .556 2–2–1 93 54 L2
Boston Redskins 5 5 2 .500 2–3 103 97 T1
Philadelphia Eagles 3 5 1 .375 1–2 77 158 L2
Pittsburgh Pirates 3 6 2 .333 1–5–1 67 208 L3

Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972.

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