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The 1948 Boston Yanks season was their fifth in the league and last as the Yanks (subsequently becoming the New York Bulldogs). The team failed to improve on their previous season's output of 4-7-1, winning only three games.[1] They failed to qualify for the playoffs for the fifth consecutive season.


1948 New York Bulldogs season
Head Coach Clipper Smith
Home Field
Results
Record 3-9
Place 5th NFL Eastern
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
1947 1949

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result
1 September 17, 1948 Green Bay Packers L 31-0
2 September 23, 1948 New York Giants L 27-7
3 October 3, 1948 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 24-14
4 October 9, 1948 at Detroit Lions W 17-14
5 October 17, 1948 Pittsburgh Steelers W 13-7
6 October 24, 1948 at Chicago Cardinals L 49-27
7 October 31, 1948 at Washington Redskins L 59-21
8 November 7, 1948 Washington Redskins L 23-7
9 November 14, 1948 at Philadelphia Eagles L 45-0
10 November 21, 1948 Chicago Bears L 51-17
11 November 28, 1948 at New York Giants L 28-14
12 December 5, 1948 Philadelphia Eagles W 37-14

StandingsEdit

NFL Eastern
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Philadelphia Eagles 9 2 1 .818 376 156 W-1
Washington Redskins 7 5 0 .583 291 287 W-1
New York Giants 4 8 0 .333 297 388 L-2
Pittsburgh Steelers 4 8 0 .333 200 243 L-1
Boston Yanks 3 9 0 .250 174 372 W-1

ReferencesEdit


Eastern Division Western Division
Boston Chicago Bears
New York Chicago Cardinals
Philadelphia Detroit
Pittsburgh Green Bay
Washington Los Angeles
1948 NFL DraftNFL Championship
Related: 1948 AAFC Season

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