The Pittsburgh Steelers couldn't keep up with the Philadelphia Eagles, 35 to 24, on December 3, 1961.

1961 Pittsburgh Steelers

Final

PHI

Eagles

9-3-0

35

PIT

24

1

14

7

2

7

3

3

7

7

4

7

7

Total

35

24

1st quarter

PHI

PIT

Eagles

Bobby Walston 17-yard pass from Sonny Jurgensen (Bobby Walston kick)

7

0

Eagles

Clarence Peaks 1-yard run (Bobby Walston kick)

14

0

Steelers

Preston Carpenter 7-yard pass from Bobby Layne (Lou Michaels kick)

14

7

2nd quarter

PHI

PIT

Steelers

Lou Michaels 37-yard field goal

14

10

Eagles

Dick Lucas 7-yard pass from Sonny Jurgensen (Bobby Walston kick)

21

10

3rd quarter

PHI

PIT

Eagles

Timmy Brown 66-yard punt return (Bobby Walston kick)

28

10

Steelers

John Henry Johnson 7-yard pass from Bobby Layne (Lou Michaels kick)

28

17

4th quarter

PHI

PIT

Steelers

Bob Schnelker 8-yard pass from Bobby Layne (Lou Michaels kick)

28

24

Eagles

Timmy Brown 42-yard run (Bobby Walston kick)

35

24

Eagles

Steelers

1st Downs

12

20

Passing 1st Downs

Rushing 1st Downs

1st downs from penalties

3rd down efficiency

-

-

4th down efficiency

-

-

Total Plays

55

81

Total Yards

284

361

Yards per play

5.2

4.5

Passing

192

200

Comp - Att

14 - 31

14 - 34

Yards per pass

5.8

5.9

Interceptions thrown

0

6

Sacks - Yards lost

2 - 19

0 - 3

Rushing

92

161

Rushing Attempts

22

47

Yards per rush

4.2

3.4

Penalties

2

1

Turnovers

3

7

Fumbles lost

3

1

Interceptions

0

6

Possession

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Sonny Jurgensen 14 31 211 6.8 2 0 89.6
Team 14 31 192 6.8 2 0 2 89.6

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Timmy Brown 3 42 14.0 1
Clarence Peaks 9 35 3.9 1
Ted Dean 3 13 4.3 0
Billy Ray Barnes 6 2 0.3 0
Sonny Jurgensen 1 0 0.0 0
Team 22 92 4.2 2

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Timmy Brown 0 65 0
Pete Retzlaff 5 48 9.6 0
Ted Dean 3 40 13.3 0
Bobby Walston 2 35 17.5 1
Clarence Peaks 2 9 4.5 0
Dick Lucas 1 7 7.0 1
Tommy McDonald 1 7 7.0 0
Team 14 211 6.8 2 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 4 3 1

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 0.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Bobby Walston 0 1 5 5
Team 0 1 5 5

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
King Hill 9 432 48.0
Team 9 432 48.0

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Timmy Brown 2 28 14.0 0
Ted Dean 1 11 11.0 0
Team 3 39 13.0 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Timmy Brown 2 65 32.5 1
Team 2 65 32.5 1

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Bobby Layne 13 29 179 6.2 3 3 60.1
Rudy Bukich 1 3 24 8.0 0 2 23.6
John Henry Johnson 0 1 0 0.0 0 1 0.0
Tom Tracy 0 1 0 0.0 0 0 39.6
Team 14 34 200 6.0 3 6 0 51.1

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
John Henry Johnson 20 72 3.6 0
Tom Tracy 17 51 3.0 0
Dick Hoak 5 25 5.0 0
Preston Carpenter 2 12 6.0 0
Bobby Layne 3 1 0.3 0
Team 47 161 3.4 0

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Bob Schnelker 5 95 19.0 1
Preston Carpenter 3 43 14.3 1
Buddy Dial 2 43 21.5 0
John Henry Johnson 3 15 5.0 1
Dick Hoak 1 7 7.0 0
Team 14 203 6.0 3 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 2 1 3

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 2.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Lou Michaels 1 1 3 6
Team 1 1 3 6

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Bobby Joe Green 6 282 47.0
Team 6 282 47.0

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Dick Haley 2 44 22.0 0
Johnny Sample 2 15 7.5 0
Charlie Scales 1 15 15.0 0
Team 5 74 14.8 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Johnny Sample 5 26 5.2 0
Brady Keys 1 7 7.0 0
Team 6 33 5.5 0

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PASS

2,070

Pickett

Kenny Pickett

RUSH

1,035

Harris

Najee Harris

REC

1,140

Pickens

George Pickens

Team Rankings

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PPG

17.9

28th

OPP PPG

19.1

6th

RUSH YDS/G

118.2

13th

PASS YDS/G

201.2

27th

2023 Division Standings

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TEAM W L T PCT
Ravens Ravens
13 4 0 .765
Browns Browns
11 6 0 .647
Steelers Steelers
10 7 0 .588
Bengals Bengals
9 8 0 .529

Last Game

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BUF Bills

1-0-0

31

Final

17

PIT Steelers

0-1-0

Mon 15 Jan 2024

NFL 2023 Leaders

NFL 2023 Rankings

NFL 2023 Betting

NFL 2023 Division Standings

AFC North W L T PCT
1
Ravens Ravens
13 4 0 .765
2
Browns Browns
11 6 0 .647
AFC East W L T PCT
1
Bills Bills
11 6 0 .647
2
Dolphins Dolphins
11 6 0 .647
AFC West W L T PCT
1
Chiefs Chiefs
11 6 0 .647
2
Raiders Raiders
8 9 0 .471
AFC South W L T PCT
1
Texans Texans
10 7 0 .588
2
Jaguars Jaguars
9 8 0 .529
NFC North W L T PCT
1
Lions Lions
12 5 0 .706
2
Packers Packers
9 8 0 .529
NFC West W L T PCT
1
49ers 49ers
12 5 0 .706
2
Rams Rams
10 7 0 .588
NFC East W L T PCT
1
Cowboys Cowboys
12 5 0 .706
2
Eagles Eagles
11 6 0 .647
NFC South W L T PCT
1
Buccaneers Buccaneers
9 8 0 .529
2
Saints Saints
9 8 0 .529