1938 Cleveland Rams season
Head coachHugo Bezdek
Art Lewis
Home fieldShaw Stadium
Results
Record4–7
Division place4th NFL Western
Playoff finishDid not qualify

The 1938 Cleveland Rams season was the team's second year with the National Football League and the third season in Cleveland.

Schedule

Week Date Opponent Result Record Venue Attendance Recap
1 September 11 at Green Bay Packers L 17–26 0–1 City Stadium 8,247 Recap
2 September 17 Chicago Cardinals L 6–7 0–2 Shaw Stadium 7,500 Recap
3 September 25 at Washington Redskins L 13–37 0–3 Griffith Stadium 25,000 Recap
4 October 2 Detroit Lions W 21–17 1–3 Shaw Stadium 8,012 Recap
5 October 9 Chicago Bears W 14–7 2–3 Shaw Stadium 8,024 Recap
6 Bye
7 October 23 at Chicago Bears W 23–21 3–3 Wrigley Field 18,705 Recap
8 October 30 Green Bay Packers L 7–28 3–4 League Park 18,483 Recap
9 November 6 at Detroit Lions L 0–6 3–5 Briggs Stadium 30,140 Recap
10 November 13 at New York Giants L 0–28 3–6 Polo Grounds 25,000 Recap
11 Bye
12 November 27 at Chicago Cardinals L 17–31 3–7 Wrigley Field 10,000 Recap
13 December 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates W 13–7 4–7 Tulane Stadium 7,500 Recap

Note: Intra-division opponents are in bold text.

Standings

NFL Western Division
W L T PCT DIV PF PA STK
Green Bay Packers 8 3 0 .727 6–2 223 118 L1
Detroit Lions 7 4 0 .636 6–2 119 108 L1
Chicago Bears 6 5 0 .545 3–5 194 148 L1
Cleveland Rams 4 7 0 .364 3–5 131 215 W1
Chicago Cardinals 2 9 0 .182 2–6 111 168 W1

Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972.

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