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1971 Washington Redskins season
Head Coach George Allen
Home Field RFK Stadium
Results
Record 9-4-1
Place 2nd NFC East
Playoff Finish Lost Divisional Playoffs (49ers) 24-20
Timeline
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1970 1972

The 1971 Washington Redskins began with the team trying to improve on their 6-8 record from 1970.

OffseasonEdit

NFL DraftEdit

Round Pick Player Position School/Club Team

Regular seasonEdit

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 19, 1971 at St. Louis Cardinals W 24-17
46,805
2 September 26, 1971 at New York Giants W 30-3
62,795
3 October 3, 1971 at Dallas Cowboys W 20-16
61,554
4 October 10, 1971 Houston Oilers W 22-13
53,041
5 October 17, 1971 St. Louis Cardinals W 20-0
53,041
6 October 24, 1971 at Kansas City Chiefs L 27-20
51,989
7 October 31, 1971 New Orleans Saints W 24-14
53,041
8 November 7, 1971 Philadelphia Eagles T 7-7
53,041
9 November 14, 1971 at Chicago Bears L 16-15
55,049
10 November 21, 1971 Dallas Cowboys L 13-0
53,041
11 November 28, 1971 at Philadelphia Eagles W 20-13
65,358
12 December 5, 1971 New York Giants W 23-7
53,041
13 December 13, 1971 at Los Angeles Rams W 38-24
80,402
14 December 19, 1971 Cleveland Browns L 20-13
53,041

PlayoffsEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
Divisional December 26, 1971 at San Francisco 49ers L 24-20
45,327

StandingsEdit

NFC East
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Dallas Cowboys 11 3 0 .786 406 222 W-7
Washington Redskins 9 4 1 .692 276 190 L-1
Philadelphia Eagles 6 7 1 .462 221 302 W-3
St. Louis Cardinals 4 9 1 .308 231 279 L-2
New York Giants 4 10 0 .286 228 362 L-5

RosterEdit

Awards, records, and honorsEdit

ReferencesEdit

AFC East Central West NFC East Central West
Baltimore Cincinnati Denver Dallas Chicago Atlanta
Buffalo Cleveland Kansas City NY Giants Detroit Los Angeles
Miami Houston Oakland Philadelphia Green Bay New Orleans
New England Pittsburgh San Diego St. Louis Minnesota San Francisco
NY Jets Washington
1971 NFL DraftNFL PlayoffsPro BowlSuper Bowl VI


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