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1946 San Francisco 49ers season
Head Coach Buck Shaw
Home Field Kezar Stadium
Results
Record 9-5
Place 2nd AAFC West
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Uniform
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N/A 1947

The 1946 AAFC season San Francisco 49ers season was not only their inaugural season, but also the first season of the league's existence. Despite losing their first game as a team and having a stretch of five consecutive road games, the 49ers managed to go 9-5,[1] earning the second-best record in the West division (third-best overall). The 49ers also outscored every other team except for the eventual season champions, the Cleveland Browns.[2]

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result
1 September 6, 1946 New York Yankees L 21-7
2 September 15, 1946 Miami Seahawks W 21-14
3 September 22, 1946 Brooklyn Dodgers W 32-13
4 September 29, 1946 at Chicago Rockets L 24-7
5 October 8, 1946 at Miami Seahawks W 34-7
6 October 12, 1946 at Los Angeles Dons W 23-14
7 October 19, 1946 at Buffalo Bisons L 17-14
8 October 27, 1946 at Cleveland Browns W 34-20
9 November 2, 1946 Buffalo Bisons W 27-14
10 November 10, 1946 Cleveland Browns L 14-7
11 November 17, 1946 at New York Yankees L 10-9
12 November 24, 1946 at Brooklyn Dodgers W 30-14
13 November 30, 1946 Chicago Rockets W 14-0
14 December 8, 1946 Los Angeles Dons W 48-7

StandingsEdit

AAFC West
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Cleveland Browns 12 2 0 .857 423 137 W-5
San Francisco 49ers 9 5 0 .643 307 189 W-3
Los Angeles Dons 7 5 2 .583 305 290 T-1
Chicago Rockets 5 6 3 .455 263 315 T-1

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