1950 Washington Redskins season
OwnerGeorge Preston Marshall
Head coachHerman Ball
General managerDick McCann
Home fieldGriffith Stadium
Results
Record3–9
Division place6th NFL American
Playoff finishDid not qualify

The 1950 Washington Redskins season was the franchise's 19th season in the National Football League (NFL) and their 7th in Washington, D.C.. The team failed to improve on their 4–7–1 record from 1949 and finished 3-9.

Schedule

Week Date Opponent Result Record Venue Attendance Game
recap
1 September 17 at Baltimore Colts W 38–14 1–0 Memorial Stadium 29,000 Recap
2 September 24 at Green Bay Packers L 21–35 1–1 Wisconsin State Fair Park 14,109 Recap
3 October 1 Pittsburgh Steelers L 7–26 1–2 Griffith Stadium 25,008 Recap
4 October 8 New York Giants L 17–21 1–3 Griffith Stadium 19,288 Recap
5 Bye
6 October 22 Chicago Cardinals L 28–38 1–4 Griffith Stadium 27,856 Recap
7 October 29 at Philadelphia Eagles L 3–35 1–5 Shibe Park 33,707 Recap
8 November 5 at New York Giants L 21–24 1–6 Polo Grounds 23,909 Recap
9 November 12 Philadelphia Eagles L 0–33 1–7 Griffith Stadium 29,407 Recap
10 November 19 at Cleveland Browns L 14–20 1–8 Cleveland Municipal Stadium 21,908 Recap
11 November 26 Baltimore Colts W 38–28 2–8 Griffith Stadium 21,275 Recap
12 December 3 at Pittsburgh Steelers W 24–7 3–8 Forbes Field 19,741 Recap
13 December 10 Cleveland Browns L 21–45 3–9 Griffith Stadium 30,143 Recap

Note: Intra-conference opponents are in bold text.

Standings

NFL American Conference
W L T PCT CONF PF PA STK
Cleveland Browns 10 2 0 .833 8–2 310 144 W6
New York Giants 10 2 0 .833 8–2 268 150 W6
Pittsburgh Steelers 6 6 0 .500 5–5 180 195 W1
Philadelphia Eagles 6 6 0 .500 4–6 254 141 L4
Chicago Cardinals 5 7 0 .417 3–6 233 287 L1
Washington Redskins 3 9 0 .250 1–8 232 326 L1

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