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1976 Washington Redskins season

 

1976 Washington Redskins season

1976 Washington Redskins season
Head coach George Allen
Home field RFK Stadium
Results
Record 10–4
Division place 2nd NFC East
Playoff finish Lost Divisional Playoffs (Vikings) 35–20
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 1975 1977 >

The 1976 Washington Redskins began with the team trying to improve on their 8–6 record from 1975.

Contents

  • Offseason 1
    • NFL Draft 1.1
  • Regular season 2
    • Schedule 2.1
    • Playoffs 2.2
  • Standings 3
    • Roster 3.1
  • Awards, records, and honors 4
  • References 5

Offseason

NFL Draft

Round Pick Player Position School/Club Team
14 393 Quinn Buckner Defensive Back Indiana
[1]

Regular season

Schedule

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 12, 1976 New York Giants W 19–17
54,245
2 September 19, 1976 Seattle Seahawks W 31–7
53,174
3 September 27, 1976 at Philadelphia Eagles W 20–17
66,005
4 October 3, 1976 at Chicago Bears L 33–7
52,105
5 October 10, 1976 Kansas City Chiefs L 33–30
53,060
6 October 17, 1976 Detroit Lions W 20–7
45,908
7 October 25, 1976 St. Louis Cardinals W 20–10
48,325
8 October 31, 1976 Dallas Cowboys L 20–7
55,004
9 November 7, 1976 at San Francisco 49ers W 24–21
56,134
10 November 14, 1976 at New York Giants L 12–9
72,975
11 November 21, 1976 at St. Louis Cardinals W 16–10
49,833
12 November 28, 1976 Philadelphia Eagles W 24–0
54,292
13 December 5, 1976 at New York Jets W 37–16
46,638
14 December 12, 1976 at Dallas Cowboys W 27–14
59,916

Playoffs

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
Divisional December 18, 1976 at Minnesota Vikings L 35–20
47,221

Standings

NFC East
W L T PCT DIV CONF PF PA STK
Dallas Cowboys(2) 11 3 0 .786 6–2 9–3 296 194 L1
Washington Redskins(4) 10 4 0 .714 6–2 9–3 291 217 W4
St. Louis Cardinals 10 4 0 .714 5–3 9–3 309 267 W2
Philadelphia Eagles 4 10 0 .286 2–6 4–8 165 286 W1
New York Giants 3 11 0 .214 1–7 3–9 170 250 L1

Roster

Awards, records, and honors

References

  1. ^ http://www.pro-football-reference.com/draft/1976.htm


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