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The 1975 Washington Redskins season was the franchise's 44th season in the National Football League (NFL) and their 39th in Washington, D.C.. The team failed to improve on their 10–4 record from 1974 and finished 8-6.

1975 Washington Redskins season
Head coachGeorge Allen
Home fieldRFK Stadium
Results
Record8–6
Division place3rd NFC East
Playoff finishdid not qualify

OffseasonEdit

NFL DraftEdit

Round Pick Player Position School/Club Team

RosterEdit

1975 Washington Redskins roster
Quarterbacks

Running backs

Wide receivers

Tight ends

Offensive linemen

Defensive linemen

Linebackers

Defensive backs

Special teams

Reserve lists


Practice squad



Rookies in italics

Regular seasonEdit

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 21, 1975 New Orleans Saints W 41–3
54,414
2 September 28, 1975 New York Giants W 49–13
54,953
3 October 5, 1975 at Philadelphia Eagles L 26–10
64,397
4 October 13, 1975 St. Louis Cardinals W 27–17
54,693
5 October 19, 1975 at Houston Oilers L 13–10
49,566
6 October 26, 1975 at Cleveland Browns W 23–7
56,702
7 November 2, 1975 Dallas Cowboys W 30–24
55,004
8 November 9, 1975 at New York Giants W 21–13
57,242
9 November 16, 1975 at St. Louis Cardinals L 20–17
49,919
10 November 23, 1975 Oakland Raiders L 26–23
53,582
11 November 30, 1975 Minnesota Vikings W 31–30
54,498
12 December 7, 1975 at Atlanta Falcons W 30–27
52,809
13 December 13, 1975 at Dallas Cowboys L 31–10
61,091
14 December 21, 1975 Philadelphia Eagles L 26–3
49,385

Season summaryEdit

Week 2Edit

1 234Total
Giants 7 060 13
• Redskins 0 28021 49
  • Date: September 28
  • Location: RFK Stadium, Washington, D.C.
  • Game start: 1:00 p.m.
  • Game weather: 65°F; wind 11

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Week 6Edit

1 234Total
Redskins 0 6314 23
Browns 0 070 7

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Week 7Edit

1 234OTTotal
Cowboys 0 17070 24
Redskins 3 7776 30
  • Date: November 2
  • Location: RFK Stadium, Washington, D.C.
  • Game start: 4:00 p.m. EST
  • Game weather: 55°F, wind 6 mph

Week 8Edit

1 234Total
• Redskins 7 0014 21
Giants 0 1030 13

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StandingsEdit

NFC East
W L T PCT DIV CONF PF PA STK
St. Louis Cardinals(3) 11 3 0 .786 6–2 9–2 356 276 W3
Dallas Cowboys(4) 10 4 0 .714 6–2 8–3 350 268 W2
Washington Redskins 8 6 0 .571 4–4 7–4 325 276 L2
New York Giants 5 9 0 .357 1–7 3–8 216 306 W2
Philadelphia Eagles 4 10 0 .286 3–5 4–7 225 302 W1

PostseasonEdit

The Redskins did not qualify for the postseason in 1975.

Awards and recordsEdit

MilestonesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 2013-Dec-10.
  2. ^ Pro-Football-Reference.com
  3. ^ Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 2013-Dec-10.