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1971 Green Bay Packers season
Head Coach Dan Devine
General Manager Dan Devine
Home Field Lambeau Field
Milwaukee County Stadium
Results
Record 4–8–2
Place 4th NFC Central
Playoff Finish Did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
1970 1972

The 1971 Green Bay Packers season was their 53rd season overall and their 51st season in the National Football League (NFL). The club posted a 4–8–2 record under first-year coach Dan Devine, earning them a fourth-place finish in the NFC Central division.

OffseasonEdit

NFL draftEdit

1971 Green Bay Packers draft
Round Pick Player Position College Notes
1 9 John Brockington *  Running back Ohio State from Denver
      Made roster    *   Made at least one Pro Bowl during career

PersonnelEdit

StaffEdit

1971 Green Bay Packers staff
Front office

Head coaches

Offensive coaches

Defensive coaches



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RosterEdit

Green Bay Packers roster
Quarterbacks

Running Backs

Wide Receivers

Tight Ends

Offensive Linemen

Defensive Linemen

Linebackers

Defensive Backs

Special Teams

Rookies and first-year players in italics

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Results Game site Attendance
Final score Team record
1 September 19 New York Giants L 40–42 0–1 Lambeau Field
56,263
2 September 26 Denver Broncos W 34–13 1–1 Milwaukee County Stadium
47,957
3 October 3 Cincinnati Bengals W 20–17 2–1 Lambeau Field
56,263
4 October 10 at Detroit Lions L 28–31 2–2 Tiger Stadium
54,418
5 October 17 Minnesota Vikings L 13–24 2–3 Lambeau Field
56,263
6 October 24 at Los Angeles Rams L 13–30 2–4 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
75,531
7 November 1 Detroit Lions T 14–14 2–4–1 Milwaukee County Stadium
47,961
8 November 7 at Chicago Bears W 17–14 3–4–1 Soldier Field
55,049
9 November 14 at Minnesota Vikings L 0–3 3–5–1 Metropolitan Stadium
49,784
10 November 22 at Atlanta Falcons L 21–28 3–6–1 Atlanta Stadium
58,850
11 November 28 New Orleans Saints L 21–29 3–7–1 Milwaukee County Stadium
48,035
12 December 5 at St. Louis Cardinals T 16–16 3–7–2 Busch Stadium
50,443
13 December 12 Chicago Bears W 31–10 4–7–2 Lambeau Field
56,263
14 December 19 at Miami Dolphins L 6–27 4–8–2 Orange Bowl
76,812

Game summariesEdit

Week 8Edit

Week Eight: Green Bay Packers (2–4–1) at Chicago Bears (5–2)
1 2 3 4 Total
Packers 0 14 0 3

17

Bears 0 0 0 14

14

at Soldier FieldChicago, Illinois

  • Date: November 7
  • Game time: 2:00 p.m.
  • Game weather: 27 °F (−3 °C) • Wind 16 miles per hour (26 km/h; 14 kn)
  • Game attendance: 55,049
  • Pro-Football-Reference.com

Week 13Edit

Chicago Bears (6–6) at Green Bay Packers (3–7–2)
1 2 3 4 Total
Bears 7 0 3 0

10

Packers 7 0 14 10

31

at Lambeau FieldGreen Bay, Wisconsin

  • Date: December 12
  • Game time: 2:00 p.m.
  • Game weather: 28 °F (−2 °C) • Wind 12 miles per hour (19 km/h; 10 kn)
  • Game attendance: 56,263
  • Pro-Football-Reference.com

Ray Nitschke Day

StandingsEdit

Template:1971 NFC Central standings

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit

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New England Pittsburgh San Diego St. Louis Minnesota San Francisco
NY Jets Washington
1971 NFL DraftNFL PlayoffsPro BowlSuper Bowl VI

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