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1960 Cleveland Browns season
Head Coach Paul Brown
Home Field Cleveland Stadium
Results
Record 8–3–1
Place 2nd NFL Eastern
Playoff Finish Lost in Playoff Bowl
Timeline
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1959 1961

The 1960 Cleveland Browns season was the team's 11th season with the National Football League.

Exhibition scheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 August 14, 1960 at Detroit Lions W 28–14
24,620
2 August 18, 1960 at Pittsburgh Steelers W 27–24
16,360
3 August 27, 1960 at Los Angeles Rams L 22–17
48,175
4 September 3, 1960 vs. San Francisco 49ers at Portland W 26–24
25,898
5 September 10, 1960 vs. Chicago Bears at Akron W 16–10
21,568
6 September 17, 1960 Detroit Lions W 14–10
25,911

Regular season scheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 25, 1960 at Philadelphia Eagles W 41–24
56,303
2 October 2, 1960 Pittsburgh Steelers W 28–20
67,692
3 Bye
4 October 16, 1960 at Dallas Cowboys W 48–7
28,500
5 October 23, 1960 Philadelphia Eagles L 31–29
64,850
6 October 30, 1960 at Washington Redskins W 31–10
32,086
7 November 6, 1960 New York Giants L 17–13
82,872
8 November 13, 1960 St. Louis Cardinals W 28–27
49,192
9 November 20, 1960 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 14–10
35,215
10 November 27, 1960 at St. Louis Cardinals T 17–17
26,146
11 December 4, 1960 Washington Redskins W 27–16
35,211
12 December 11, 1960 Chicago Bears W 42–0
38,155
13 December 18, 1960 at New York Giants W 48–34
56,517

StandingsEdit

NFL Eastern
view · talk · edit W L T PCT PF PA STK
Philadelphia Eagles 1020.833321246W-1
Cleveland Browns 831.727362217W-3
New York Giants 642.600271261L-1
St. Louis Cardinals 651.545288230W-1
Pittsburgh Steelers 561.455240275L-1
Washington Redskins 192.100178309L-8


RosterEdit

PlayoffsEdit

Round Date Opponent Result Attendance
Playoff Bowl January 7, 1961 Detroit Lions L 17–16
34,981

Awards and recordsEdit

  • Jim Brown, NFL Rushing Leader, 1,257 yards
  • Milt Plum, NFL Leader, Passing Yards, (2,297)

MilestonesEdit

  • Jim Brown, Third Consecutive 1,000 yard season
  • Jim Brown, Fourth Consecutive Rushing Title

ReferencesEdit

Eastern Conference Western Conference
Cleveland Baltimore
NY Giants Chicago
Philadelphia Dallas
Pittsburgh Detroit
St. Louis Green Bay
Washington Los Angeles
San Francisco
1960 NFL DraftNFL ChampionshipPro Bowl
Related: 1960 AFL Season


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