1972 Cleveland Browns Schedule & Results

1972 Cleveland Browns schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Postseason

1972 AFC Divisional Playoff Game
Sun 12/24 1234FINAL
Cleveland (10-4) 007714
Miami (14-0) 10001020
Pass
M. Phipps (CLE), 23-9-131, 5 INT, 1 TD
E. Morrall (MIA), 13-6-88, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
B. Scott (CLE), 16-94
M. Morris (MIA), 15-72
Rec
B. Scott (CLE), 4-30
H. Twilley (MIA), 3-33

Regular Season

Sun 9/17 1234FINAL
Green Bay (1-0) 7103626
Cleveland (0-1) 370010
Pass
S. Hunter (GB), 17-7-150, 0 INT, 2 TD
B. Nelsen (CLE), 19-9-84, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
J. Brockington (GB), 23-83
B. Scott (CLE), 9-33
Rec
M. Lane (GB), 2-63
F. Hooker (CLE), 3-28
Sun 9/24 1234FINAL
Cleveland (1-1) 3177027
Philadelphia (0-2) 037717
Pass
M. Phipps (CLE), 20-9-152, 1 INT, 1 TD
P. Liske (PHI), 25-14-186, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
B. Scott (CLE), 10-74, 1 TD
J. Reaves (PHI), 6-23, 1 TD
Rec
F. Pitts (CLE), 3-58, 1 TD
T. Baker (PHI), 7-62
Sun 10/1 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (2-1) 03036
Cleveland (2-1) 10031427
Pass
K. Anderson (CIN), 43-21-221, 2 INT, 0 TD
M. Phipps (CLE), 24-12-198, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
E. Johnson (CIN), 15-71
L. Kelly (CLE), 22-83, 1 TD
Rec
J. Phillips (CIN), 5-30
F. Hooker (CLE), 4-47
Sun 10/8 1234FINAL
Kansas City (3-1) 7147331
Cleveland (2-2) 07007
Pass
M. Livingston (KC), 18-8-81, 1 INT, 3 TD
M. Phipps (CLE), 27-12-121, 4 INT, 1 TD
Rush
M. Adamle (KC), 20-88, 1 TD
K. Brown (CLE), 7-48
Rec
M. Adamle (KC), 3-10
F. Pitts (CLE), 4-30
Sun 10/15 1234FINAL
Chicago (1-3-1) 703717
Cleveland (2-3) 00000
Pass
B. Douglass (CHI), 9-2-62, 1 INT, 1 TD
M. Phipps (CLE), 19-9-126, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
B. Douglass (CHI), 11-117, 1 TD
M. Phipps (CLE), 6-26
Rec
E. Thomas (CHI), 2-62, 1 TD
M. Morin (CLE), 5-86
Sun 10/22 1234FINAL
Cleveland (3-3) 0133723
Houston (1-5) 707317
Pass
M. Phipps (CLE), 19-9-127, 0 INT, 1 TD
D. Pastorini (HOU), 27-17-239, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
L. Kelly (CLE), 22-69
H. Granger (HOU), 8-37
Rec
F. Hooker (CLE), 3-56
H. Granger (HOU), 4-18
Sun 10/29 1234FINAL
Cleveland (4-3) 3731427
Denver (2-5) 1007320
Pass
M. Phipps (CLE), 33-15-178, 1 INT, 2 TD
C. Johnson (DEN), 24-14-140, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
B. Scott (CLE), 14-66
F. Little (DEN), 14-79
Rec
M. Morin (CLE), 4-51, 1 TD
B. Anderson (DEN), 7-86, 1 TD
Sun 11/5 1234FINAL
Houston (1-7) 00000
Cleveland (5-3) 3031420
Pass
D. Pastorini (HOU), 14-7-68, 0 INT, 0 TD
M. Phipps (CLE), 20-9-152, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
P. Robinson (HOU), 15-77
L. Kelly (CLE), 19-72, 2 TD
Rec
F. Willis (HOU), 7-64
M. Morin (CLE), 3-70
Mon 11/13 1234FINAL
Cleveland (6-3) 0701421
San Diego (2-6-1) 037717
Pass
M. Phipps (CLE), 21-13-186, 1 INT, 1 TD
J. Hadl (SD), 21-12-140, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
L. Kelly (CLE), 17-67
C. Edwards (SD), 17-91
Rec
F. Pitts (CLE), 5-96, 1 TD
M. Garrett (SD), 4-29
Sun 11/19 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (7-3) 377724
Cleveland (7-3) 10103326
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 21-10-136, 1 INT, 1 TD
M. Phipps (CLE), 25-14-194, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
F. Harris (PIT), 12-136, 1 TD
L. Kelly (CLE), 21-107
Rec
R. Shanklin (PIT), 5-108
M. Morin (CLE), 4-77
Sun 11/26 1234FINAL
Buffalo (3-8) 1000010
Cleveland (8-3) 01071027
Pass
D. Shaw (BUF), 6-3-34, 0 INT, 0 TD
M. Phipps (CLE), 22-11-145, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
O. Simpson (BUF), 27-93, 1 TD
L. Kelly (CLE), 18-58
Rec
O. Simpson (BUF), 2-25
B. Scott (CLE), 6-62
Sun 12/3 1234FINAL
Cleveland (8-4) 00000
Pittsburgh (9-3) 3771330
Pass
M. Phipps (CLE), 20-9-59, 1 INT, 0 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 17-9-162, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
L. Kelly (CLE), 11-40
F. Harris (PIT), 20-102, 2 TD
Rec
F. Hooker (CLE), 3-22
F. Harris (PIT), 4-26
Sat 12/9 1234FINAL
Cleveland (9-4) 01410327
Cincinnati (7-6) 01014024
Pass
M. Phipps (CLE), 24-10-151, 1 INT, 2 TD
V. Carter (CIN), 16-7-95, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
B. Scott (CLE), 12-59
D. Dressler (CIN), 14-75, 1 TD
Rec
F. Pitts (CLE), 4-77, 1 TD
C. Myers (CIN), 8-116
Sun 12/17 1234FINAL
Cleveland (10-4) 737926
NY Jets (7-7) 703010
Pass
M. Phipps (CLE), 17-7-156, 2 INT, 2 TD
B. Davis (NYJ), 12-5-44, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
L. Kelly (CLE), 18-78
E. Boozer (NYJ), 22-106, 1 TD
Rec
F. Pitts (CLE), 4-98, 2 TD
H. Bjorklund (NYJ), 3-19

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