The 1944 Boston Yanks season was their inaugural season in the league. The team won two games[1] and failed to qualify for the playoffs.


1944 Boston Yanks season
Head Coach Herb Kopf
Home Field
Results
Record 2-8
Place 4th NFL Eastern
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
N/A 1945

Schedule[edit | edit source]

Week Date Opponent Result
1 September 26, 1944 Philadelphia Eagles L 28-7
2 October 8, 1944 New York Giants L 22-10
3 October 15, 1944 Washington Redskins L 21-14
4 October 22, 1944 at Philadelphia Eagles L 38-0
5 October 29, 1944 at Brooklyn Tigers W 17-14
6 November 5, 1944 at New York Giants L 31-0
7 November 12, 1944 at Chicago Bears L 21-7
8 November 19, 1944 Brooklyn Tigers W 13-6
9 November 26, 1944 at Washington Redskins L 14-7
10 December 3, 1944 at Detroit Lions L 38-7

Standings[edit | edit source]

NFL Eastern
W L T PCT PF PA STK
New York Giants 8 1 1 .889 206 75 W-4
Philadelphia Eagles 7 1 2 .875 267 131 W-2
Washington Redskins 6 3 1 .667 169 180 L-2
Boston Yanks 2 8 0 .200 82 233 L-2
Brooklyn Tigers 0 10 0 .000 69 166 L-10

References[edit | edit source]


Eastern Division Western Division
Boston Card-Pitt
Brooklyn Chicago
Philadelphia Cleveland
New York Detroit
Washington Green Bay
1944 NFL DraftNFL Championship
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