1959 Los Angeles Rams season

The 1959 Los Angeles Rams season was the team's 22nd year with the National Football League and the 14th season in Los Angeles.

1959 Los Angeles Rams season
Head coachSid Gillman
Home fieldLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Results
Record2–10
Division place6th NFL Western
Playoff finishdid not qualify

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Record Attendance
1 September 26 New York Giants L 23–21 0–1 71,297
2 October 4 at San Francisco 49ers L 34–0 0–2 56,028
3 October 11 at Chicago Bears W 28–21 1–2 47,036
4 October 18 at Green Bay Packers W 45–6 2–2 36,194
5 October 25 Detroit Lions L 17–7 2–3 74,288
6 November 1 Chicago Bears L 26–21 2–4 77,943
7 November 8 San Francisco 49ers L 24–16 2–5 94,376
8 November 15 at Detroit Lions L 23–17 2–6 52,271
9 November 22 at Philadelphia Eagles L 23–20 2–7 47,425
10 November 29 at Baltimore Colts L 35–21 2–8 57,557
11 December 6 Green Bay Packers L 38–20 2–9 61,044
12 December 12 Baltimore Colts L 45–26 2–10 65,528
  • Saturday (September 26 (night), December 12)

StandingsEdit

NFL Western Conference
W L T PCT CONF PF PA STK
Baltimore Colts 9 3 0 .750 9–1 374 251 W5
Chicago Bears 8 4 0 .667 6–4 252 196 W7
San Francisco 49ers 7 5 0 .583 5–5 255 237 L2
Green Bay Packers 7 5 0 .583 6–4 248 246 W4
Detroit Lions 3 8 1 .273 2–8 203 275 L1
Los Angeles Rams 2 10 0 .167 2–8 242 315 L8

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

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