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Encyclopedia > NFL Championship Game, 1953

The 1953 National Football League championship game was the 21st annual championship game. The NFL title game was held on December 27, 1953 at Briggs Stadium, Detroit, Michigan. The game was a rematch to the 1952 game between the Detroit Lions and Cleveland Browns. Bills Dolphins Patriots Jets Ravens Bengals Browns Steelers Texans Colts Titans Broncos Chiefs Raiders Chargers Cowboys Giants Eagles Redskins Bears Lions Packers Vikings Falcons Panthers Saints Buccaneers Jaguars Cardinals Rams 49ers Seahawks The National Football League (NFL) is the largest professional American football league, consisting of thirty-two teams from... December 27 is the 361st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (362nd in leap years). ... 1953 (MCMLIII) was a common year starting on Thursday. ... Tiger Stadium is a stadium located in the Corktown neighborhood of Detroit, Michigan. ... Nickname: Motto: Speramus Meliora; Resurget Cineribus (Latin for, We Hope For Better Things; It Shall Rise From the Ashes) Location in Wayne County, Michigan Coordinates: Country United States State Michigan County Wayne County Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick Area    - City 370. ... City Detroit, Michigan Team colors Honolulu Blue, Silver, and Black Head Coach Rod Marinelli Owner William Clay Ford, Sr. ... This article is becoming very long. ...


The Detroit Lions had finished the 1953 season a record of 10-2 and the Western Conference title. The Lions were lead by quarterback Bobby Layne and running back Doak Walker. City Detroit, Michigan Team colors Honolulu Blue, Silver, and Black Head Coach Rod Marinelli Owner William Clay Ford, Sr. ... Robert Lawrence Layne was born December 19, 1926, in Santa Ana, Texas. ... Ewell Doak Walker, Jr. ...



Cleveland Browns had finished the regular season with a record of 11-1 and won the Eastern Conference. The Browns were led by their head coach Paul Brown and quarterback Otto Graham. This was the Browns 4th NFL championship game appearance since joining the NFL in 1950. This article is becoming very long. ... Paul Eugene Brown (September 7, 1908 - August 5, 1991) was an athletics coach of American football and a major figure in the development of the National Football League. ... Otto Everett Graham Jr. ...

1 2 3 4 Total
Browns 0 3 7 6 16
Lions 7 3 0 7 17

Detroit Lions 17, Cleveland Browns 16 City Detroit, Michigan Team colors Honolulu Blue, Silver, and Black Head Coach Rod Marinelli Owner William Clay Ford, Sr. ... This article is becoming very long. ...



Scoring

  • DET - Walker 1 yard run (Walker Kick)
  • CLE - FG Groza 13 yard
  • DET - FG Walker 23 yard
  • CLE - Jagade 9 yard run (Groza kick)
  • CLE - FG Groza 15 yard
  • CLE - FG Groza 43 yard
  • DET - Doran 33 yard pass from Layne (Walker kick)
Pre-Super Bowl Championships
NFL Championship Game

1933 | 1934 | 1935 | 1936 | 1937 | 1938 | 1939 | 1940 | 1941 | 1942 | 1943 | 1944 | 1945 | 1946 | 1947 | 1948 | 1949 The 1933 National Football League Championship game was held on December 17, 1933 at Wrigley Field in Chicago. ... The 1934 NFL Championship Game, also known as The Sneakers Game, was played at the Polo Grounds in New York City on December 9, 1934. ... The 1935 National Football League Championship game was held on December 15, 1935 at University of Detroit Stadium (some sources call it Titan Stadium) in Detroit. ... The 1936 NFL Championship Game was the 4th championship game played in the history of the National Football League. ... The 1937 National Football League Championship game was the 5th annual championship game was held December 12, 1937, at Wrigley Field in Chicago. ... The 1938 NFL Championship Game was the 6th championship game played in the history of the National Football League. ... The 1939 National Football League Championship game was held on December 10, 1939 at the Wisconsin State Fair Park near Milwaukee, Wisconsin. ... The 1940 National Football League Championship Game, was played at Griffith Stadium in Washington, D.C. on December 8, 1940. ... The 1941 National Football League Championship game was the 9th annual championship game was held December 21, 1941, at Wrigley Field in Chicago. ... The 1942 National Football League Championship game was the NFLs 10th title game. ... The 1943 National Football League Championship game was the 11th annual championship game was held December 26, 1943, at Wrigley Field in Chicago. ... The 1944 National Football League Championship Game was 12th NFL title game. ... In the 1945 National Football League Championship Game, the Cleveland Rams defeated the Washington Redskins, 15–14, at Cleveland Municipal Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio on December 16, 1945. ... The 1946 National Football League Championship Game, was played at the Polo Grounds in New York City on December 15, 1946. ... The 1947 National Football League Championship game was the 15th annual championship game was held December 28, 1947, at Comiskey Park in Chicago. ... The 1948 National Football League Championship game was the 16th NFL title game played. ... The 1949 National Football League championship game was the 17th annual title game for the NFL. It was played on December 18, 1949 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles. ...


1950 | 1951 | 1952 | 1953 | 1954 | 1955 | 1956 | 1957 | 1958 | 1959 | 1960 | 1961 | 1962 | 1963 | 1964 | 1965 | 1966 The 1950 National Football League championship game was the 18th NFL title game. ... In the 1951 National Football League Championship Game, the Los Angeles Rams defeated the Cleveland Browns, 24–17, at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California on December 23, 1951. ... The 1952 National Football League championship game was the 20th annual championship game. ... The 1958 National Football League Championship Game was played on December 28, 1958 at Yankee Stadium in New York City. ... The 1960 National Football League championship game was the 28th NFL title game. ... The 1961 National Football League championship game was the 29th title game. ... The 1962 National Football League championship game was the 30th NFL title game. ... The 1963 National Football League Championship Game was played on December 29, 1963 at Wrigley Field in Chicago. ... The 1964 National Football League championship game was the 32nd annual championship game. ... The 1965 National Football League Championship game was the 33rd championship game for the NFL. The game was played on January 2, 1966 at Lambeau Field, Green Bay, Wisconsin. ... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ...


1967 | 1968 | 1969 The referee signals a touchdown after quarterback Bart Starr sneaks in for the game-winning score in The Ice Bowl. ... The 1969 NFL Championship game was the 37th and final championship game played prior to AFL-NFL Merger. ...

AFL Championship Game

1960 | 1961 | 1962 | 1963 | 1964 | 1965 | 1966 | 1967 | 1968 | 1969 From 1960 to 1968, the American Football League determined its champion via a single playoff game between the winners of its two divisions. ... From 1960 to 1968, the American Football League determined its champion via a single playoff game between the winners of its two divisions. ... From 1960 to 1968, the American Football League determined its champion via a single playoff game between the winners of its two divisions. ... From 1960 to 1968, the American Football League determined its champion via a single playoff game between the winners of its two divisions. ... From 1960 to 1968, the American Football League determined its champion via a single playoff game between the winners of its two divisions. ... From 1960 to 1968, the American Football League determined its champion via a single playoff game between the winners of its two divisions. ... From 1960 to 1968, the American Football League determined its champion via a single playoff game between the winners of its two divisions. ... From 1960 to 1968, the American Football League determined its champion via a single playoff game between the winners of its two divisions. ... From 1960 to 1968, the American Football League determined its champion via a single playoff game between the winners of its two divisions. ... From 1960 to 1968, the American Football League determined its champion via a single playoff game between the winners of its two divisions. ...

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