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1967 Chicago Bears season

The 1967 Chicago Bears season was their 48th regular season completed in the National Football League. The club posted a 7–6–1 record, earning them a second-place finish in the newly formed Central Division within the NFL's Western Conference. 1967 also marked the final season with George Halas, as the team's head coach. Halas, one of the founders of the NFL, continued as the owner of the franchise until his death in 1983.

1967 Chicago Bears season
Head coachGeorge Halas
OwnerGeorge Halas
Home fieldWrigley Field
Results
Record7–6–1
Division place2nd Central
Playoff finishdid not qualify

OffseasonEdit

NFL DraftEdit

RosterEdit

1967 Chicago Bears final roster
Quarterbacks

Running backs

Wide receivers

Tight ends

Offensive linemen

Defensive linemen

Linebackers

Defensive backs

Special teams

Reserve lists



Practice squad



Rookies in italics
Active, Inactive, Practice squad

Regular seasonEdit

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Record Attendance
1 September 17 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 13–41 0–1
53,365
2 September 24 at Green Bay Packers L 10–13 0–2
50,861
3 October 1 at Minnesota Vikings W 17–7 1–2
44,868
4 October 8 Baltimore Colts L 3–24 1–3
47,190
5 October 15 Detroit Lions W 14–3 2–3
46,024
6 October 22 at Cleveland Browns L 0–24 2–4
83,183
7 October 29 Los Angeles Rams L 17–28 2–5
46,073
8 November 5 at Detroit Lions W 27–13 3–5
55,606
9 November 12 New York Giants W 34–7 4–5
46,223
10 November 19 St. Louis Cardinals W 30–3 5–5
47,147
11 November 26 Green Bay Packers L 13–17 5–6
47,513
12 December 3 at San Francisco 49ers W 28–14 6–6
25,613
13 December 10 Minnesota Vikings T 10–10 6–6–1
40,110
14 December 17 at Atlanta Falcons W 23–14 7–6–1
54,107

Season summaryEdit

Week 1Edit

1 234Total
Bears 13 000 13
• Steelers 10 7170 34
  • Date: September 17
  • Location: Pitt Stadium
  • Game attendance: 53,365
  • Game weather: 71°F; wind 5

Week 2Edit

1 234Total
Bears 0 037 10
• Packers 0 1003 13
  • Date: September 24
  • Location: Lambeau Field
  • Game attendance: 50,861
  • Game weather: 49°F; wind 9

Week 3Edit

1 234Total
• Bears 7 0100 17
Vikings 0 007 7

Week 4Edit

1 234Total
• Colts 0 3714 24
Bears 3 000 3
  • Date: October 8
  • Location: Wrigley Field
  • Game attendance: 47,190
  • Game weather: 61°F; wind 12

Week 5Edit

1 234Total
Lions 0 003 3
• Bears 0 707 14
  • Date: October 15
  • Location: Wrigley Field
  • Game attendance: 46,024
  • Game weather: 58°F; wind 8

Week 6Edit

1 234Total
Bears 0 000 0
• Browns 0 0717 24

Week 7Edit

1 234Total
• Rams 7 777 28
Bears 0 737 17
  • Date: October 29
  • Location: Wrigley Field
  • Game attendance: 46,073
  • Game weather: 42°F; wind 13

Week 8Edit

1 234Total
• Bears 14 760 27
Lions 0 760 13
  • Date: November 5
  • Location: Tiger Stadium
  • Game attendance: 55,606
  • Game weather: 32°F; wind 15

Week 9Edit

1 234Total
Giants 7 000 7
• Bears 0 2077 34
  • Date: November 12
  • Location: Wrigley Field
  • Game attendance: 46,223
  • Game weather: 51°F; wind 15

Week 10Edit

1 234Total
Cardinals 3 000 3
• Bears 7 2030 30
  • Date: November 19
  • Location: Wrigley Field
  • Game attendance: 47,147
  • Game weather: 33°F; wind 10

Week 11Edit

1 234Total
• Packers 7 730 17
Bears 7 303 13
  • Date: November 26
  • Location: Wrigley Field
  • Game attendance: 47,513
  • Game weather: 39°F; wind 14

Week 12Edit

1 234Total
• Bears 7 7140 28
49ers 0 077 14
  • Date: December 3
  • Location: Kezar Stadium
  • Game attendance: 25,613
  • Game weather: 53°F; wind 13

Week 13Edit

1 234Total
Vikings 0 703 10
Bears 3 070 10
  • Date: December 10
  • Location: Wrigley Field
  • Game attendance: 40,110
  • Game weather: 37°F; wind 15

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Week 14Edit

1 234Total
• Bears 7 1033 23
Falcons 7 007 14
  • Date: December 17
  • Location: Atlanta Stadium
  • Game attendance: 54,107
  • Game weather: 46°F; wind 7

StandingsEdit

NFL Central
W L T PCT DIV CONF PF PA STK
Green Bay Packers 9 4 1 .692 4–1–1 6–3–1 332 209 L2
Chicago Bears 7 6 1 .538 3–2–1 5–4–1 239 218 W1
Detroit Lions 5 7 2 .417 1–3–2 3–5–2 260 259 W2
Minnesota Vikings 3 8 3 .273 1–3–2 1–6–3 233 294 L1

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

PersonnelEdit

Awards and recordsEdit

MilestonesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 2016-Oct-24.