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1943 NFL Championship Game
1 2 3 4 Total
Washington Redskins 0 7 7 7 21
Chicago Bears 0 14 13 14 41
Date December 26, 1943
Stadium Wrigley Field
City Chicago, Illinois
Attendance 34,320
TV/Radio in the United States
Radio Network Mutual
Radio Announcers Harry Wismer

The 1943 National Football League Championship game was the 11th annual championship game was held December 26, 1943, at Wrigley Field in Chicago. The attendance was 34,320. The game featured the Western Division champions Chicago Bears (8-1-1). The Eastern Division champions were the Washington Redskins (6-3-1). The Redskins had the week earlier defeated the New York Giants 28-0 to determine the champs of the east. The Bears were led by their quarterback Sid Luckman while Sammy Baugh was the quarterback for the Redskins.

  • First Quarter
    • no scoring
  • Second Quarter
    • WAS - Farkas 1 run (Masterson kick) 7-0 WAS
    • CHI - Clarke 31 pass from Luckman (Snyder kick) 7-7 TIE
    • CHI - Nagurski 3 run (Snyder kick) 14-7 CHI
  • Third Quarter
    • CHI - Magnani 36 pass from Luckman (Snyder kick) 21-7 CHI
    • CHI - Magnani 66 pass from Luckman (kick failed) 27-7 CHI
    • WAS - Farkas 17 pass from Baugh (Masterson kick) 27-14 CHI
  • Fourth Quarter
    • CHI - Benton 26 pass from Luckman (Snyder kick) 34-14 CHI
    • CHI - Clarke 10 pass from Luckman (Snyder kick) 41-14 CHI
    • WAS - Aguirre 25 pass from Baugh (Aguirre kick) 41-21 CHI
Preceded by
NFL Championship Game, 1942
NFL Championship Game
1943
Succeeded by
NFL Championship Game, 1944
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