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1959 Chicago Bears season
Head Coach George Halas
Home Field Wrigley Field
Results
Record 8-4
Place 2nd NFL Western
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
1958 1960

The 1959 Chicago Bears season was their 40th regular season completed in the National Football League. The club posted yet another 8-4 record under the coaching of George Halas.

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 27, 1959 at Green Bay Packers L 9-6
32,150
2 October 3, 1959 at Baltimore Colts W 26-21
57,557
3 October 11, 1959 Los Angeles Rams L 28-21
47,036
4 October 18, 1959 Baltimore Colts L 21-7
48,430
5 October 25, 1959 at San Francisco 49ers L 20-17
59,045
6 November 1, 1959 at Los Angeles Rams W 26-21
77,943
7 November 8, 1959 Green Bay Packers W 28-17
46,205
8 November 15, 1959 San Francisco 49ers W 14-3
42,157
9 November 22, 1959 at Detroit Lions W 24-14
54,059
10 November 29, 1959 at Chicago Cardinals W 31-7
48,687
11 December 6, 1959 Pittsburgh Steelers W 27-21
41,476
12 December 13, 1959 Detroit Lions W 25-14
40,890

StandingsEdit

NFL Western
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Baltimore Colts 9 3 0 .750 374 251 W-5
Chicago Bears 8 4 0 .667 252 196 W-7
San Francisco 49ers 7 5 0 .583 255 237 L-2
Green Bay Packers 7 5 0 .583 248 246 W-4
Detroit Lions 3 8 1 .273 203 275 L-1
Los Angeles Rams 2 10 0 .167 242 315 L-8
Eastern Conference Western Conference
Chicago Cardinals Baltimore
Cleveland Chicago Bears
New York Detroit
Philadelphia Green Bay
Pittsburgh Los Angeles
Washington San Francisco
1959 NFL DraftNFL ChampionshipPro Bowl