1966N Chicago Bears Season Summary - Final Injuries
Record (5-9)
Wk Result Opponent
1 W 24-3 at Detroit
2 W 10-6 at LA Rams
4 W 23-7 at Minnesota
5 L 17-20 Baltimore
6 L 10-21 Green Bay
7 L 13-24 LA Rams
8 L 20-27 at St Louis
9 W 30-0 Detroit
10 L 30-35 San Francisco
11 L 16-17 at Green Bay
12 L 27-30 Atlanta
13 L 13-45 at Baltimore
14 W 24-14 at San Francisco
15 L 0-6 Minnesota
Team Statistics
Bears Opp.
Total First Downs 222 231
Rushing 114 82
Passing 95 128
Penalty 12 21
Third Down: Made/Att 69-201 72-204
Third Down Pct. 34.3 35.3
Fourth Down: Made/Att 5-17 8-20
Fourth Down Pct. 29.4 40.0
Total Net Yards 3958 4273
Avg.Per Game 282.7 305.2
Total Plays 940 935
Avg.Per Play 4.2 4.6
Net Yards Rushing 2071 1723
Avg.Per Game 147.9 123.1
Total Rushes 501 473
Net Yards Passing 1887 2550
Avg.Per Game 134.8 182.1
Sacked-Yds Lost 26-151 27-177
Gross Yards 4109 4450
Att-Completions 413-182 435-223
Completion Pct. 44.1 51.3
Had Intercepted 29 21
Punts-Avg. 76-41.0 85-39.0
Net Punting Avg. 37.6 36.8
Penalties-Yards Lost 75-616 70-588
Fumbles-Ball Lost 23-15 36-23
Touchdowns 30 31
Rushing 13 9
Passing 10 21
Returns 7 1
Total Pts. 257 255
Avg. Time of Poss. 30:00 30:00
PASSING Att Cmp Pct Yds Lng TD Int Sk SkY Rate
B.Wade 22 12 54.5 150 40 0 0 1 6 75.9
G.Sayers 4 1 25.0 17 17 0 0 0 0 44.8
R.Bukich 387 169 43.7 1,871 58 10 29 25 145 36.0
Bears 413 182 44.1 2,038 58 10 29 26 151 38.2
Opponents 435 223 51.3 2,727 61 21 21 27 177 66.9
SCORING R P Ret PAT FG Saf Pts
R.Leclerc 0 0 0 26/30 17/32 0 77
G.Sayers 8 2 1 0/0 0/0 0 66
J.C.Jones 0 5 0 0/0 0/0 0 30
R.Bukich 2 0 0 0/0 0/0 0 12
R.Bull 2 0 0 0/0 0/0 0 12
D.Gordon 0 1 1 0/0 0/0 0 12
M.Ditka 0 2 0 0/0 0/0 0 12
D.Whitsell 0 0 2 0/0 0/0 0 12
J.Arnett 1 0 0 0/0 0/0 0 6
J.Fortunato 0 0 1 0/0 0/0 0 6
C.E.Brown 0 0 1 0/0 0/0 0 6
R.Petitbon 0 0 1 0/0 0/0 0 6
Bears 13 10 7 26/30 17/33 0 257
Opponents 9 21 1 30/31 13/25 0 255
FIELD GOALS 1-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50
R.Leclerc 3/3 5/9 8/15 1/6 0/0
Bears 3/3 5/9 8/15 1/6 0/0
Opponents 2/5 6/10 3/6 2/4 0/0
RUSHING Att Yards Avg Long TD
G.Sayers 263 1,347 5.1 35 8
R.Bull 101 331 3.3 19 2
J.Arnett 57 197 3.5 17 1
R.Kurek 53 173 3.3 19 0
R.Bukich 25 18 0.7 14 2
D.Gordon 1 5 5.0 5 0
J.C.Jones 1 0 0.0 0 0
Bears 501 2,071 4.1 35 13
Opponents 473 1,723 3.6 70 9
RECEIVING Rec Yards Avg Long TD
M.Ditka 45 503 11.2 37 2
G.Sayers 42 511 12.2 58 2
J.C.Jones 37 520 14.1 47 5
R.Bull 19 168 8.8 28 0
D.Gordon 16 181 11.3 34 1
J.Arnett 12 47 3.9 11 0
R.Kurek 7 85 12.1 32 0
J.Morris 4 23 5.8 19 0
Bears 182 2,038 11.2 58 10
Opponents 223 2,727 12.2 61 21
PUNT RETURNS No FC Yds Avg Lng TD
G.Sayers 4 9 21 5.2 9 0
J.Arnett 25 24 123 4.9 24 0
Bears 29 33 144 5.0 24 0
Opponents 37 20 158 4.3 22 0
KO RETURNS No Yds Avg Long TD
G.Sayers 24 552 23.0 99 1
D.Gordon 23 490 21.3 82 1
Bears 47 1,042 22.2 99 2
Opponents 45 935 20.8 36 0
PUNTING Att Yds GAvg In20 Long
B.Green 76 3,119 41.0 24 62
Bears 76 3,119 41.0 24 62
Opponents 85 3,316 39.0 27 68
INTERCEPTIONS No Yds Avg Long TD
R.Petitbon 6 56 9.3 46 1
B.McRae 4 63 15.8 38 0
D.Butkus 3 12 4.0 9 0
D.Whitsell 3 63 21.0 44 1
J.Fortunato 2 15 7.5 8 0
R.Taylor 2 43 21.5 24 0
C.Gentry 1 2 2.0 2 0
Bears 21 254 12.1 46 2
Opponents 29 395 13.6 48 0
SACKS No Yds Avg SAF
J.Purnell 6 41 6.8 0
D.Atkins 5 39 7.8 0
B.Schweda 3 12 4.0 0
J.Fortunato 3 18 6.0 0
D.Butkus 3 24 8.0 0
E.O`Bradovich 2 7 3.5 0
D.Evey 2 16 8.0 0
R.Taylor 2 9 4.5 0
B.Kilcullen 1 11 11.0 0
Bears 27 177 6.6 0
Opponents 26 151 5.8 0