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History of the Baltimore Colts (1953-1983)
History of the Baltimore Colts (1953-1983)
Published: 2017/07/03
Channel: Sports Fanatics
Colts 1967 Yearbook
Colts 1967 Yearbook
Published: 2017/04/10
Channel: CURTIS EAKER
1958 NFL Championship Game Baltimore Colts vs New York Giants @ Yankee Stadium (December 28, 1958)
1958 NFL Championship Game Baltimore Colts vs New York Giants @ Yankee Stadium (December 28, 1958)
Published: 2017/01/14
Channel: Solrac Ollitsac
"Let
"Let's Go You Colts" - Baltimore Colts 1953--1983
Published: 2012/11/25
Channel: Sid Marcus
1939 NFL Brooklyn Dodgers vs Detroit Lions Unbelieveable Color silent Quality 10
1939 NFL Brooklyn Dodgers vs Detroit Lions Unbelieveable Color silent Quality 10
Published: 2017/03/27
Channel: Newton Minnow
1963 Colts vs Giants Tom Brookshire narrates
1963 Colts vs Giants Tom Brookshire narrates
Published: 2017/03/31
Channel: Newton Minnow
1964 Colts at Browns NFL Championship Game
1964 Colts at Browns NFL Championship Game
Published: 2016/11/06
Channel: Comrade Dobler
1959 NFL Championship New York Giants at Baltimore Colts Radio Broadcast
1959 NFL Championship New York Giants at Baltimore Colts Radio Broadcast
Published: 2017/08/09
Channel: stpaulimdog
1953 NFL Championship (Narrated Version)
1953 NFL Championship (Narrated Version)
Published: 2016/08/10
Channel: Dan Hendrickson
Baltimore 1972
Baltimore 1972
Published: 2015/05/04
Channel: Footageforpro.com
Touchdown Pass from 2nd Base-1983
Touchdown Pass from 2nd Base-1983
Published: 2015/02/14
Channel: Beau Bear
Lions
Lions' Tales: Lenny Moore 1953-55
Published: 2012/03/02
Channel: TheJoeWeKnow
1995 - Feature on Baltimore Colts Legend Lenny Moore
1995 - Feature on Baltimore Colts Legend Lenny Moore
Published: 2016/07/20
Channel: TheClassicSports
RARE: Colts leave Baltimore overnight. - Baltimore Colts   The Long Goodbye   VHSrip March 1984
RARE: Colts leave Baltimore overnight. - Baltimore Colts The Long Goodbye VHSrip March 1984
Published: 2016/11/15
Channel: belcherman
Former Baltimore Colts players reflect on 30 years
Former Baltimore Colts players reflect on 30 years
Published: 2014/03/28
Channel: WBAL-TV 11 Baltimore
1983 Colts at Browns Game 13
1983 Colts at Browns Game 13
Published: 2017/01/04
Channel: Comrade Dobler
1967 Colts @ Bears Week 4  [10 8 67]
1967 Colts @ Bears Week 4 [10 8 67]
Published: 2017/06/16
Channel: CURTIS EAKER
1960 Browns Highlights
1960 Browns Highlights
Published: 2017/01/23
Channel: Stepanie Teodora
Clips from 45 minute 1959 16mm Baltimore Colts Champion Season
Clips from 45 minute 1959 16mm Baltimore Colts Champion Season
Published: 2013/03/05
Channel: MrPeoplespace
1959 NFL Championship
1959 NFL Championship
Published: 2016/10/18
Channel: Dan Hendrickson
Baltimore Colts Fight Song
Baltimore Colts Fight Song
Published: 2014/10/13
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Lenny Moore
Lenny Moore's Black and White
Published: 2007/12/19
Channel: mgarland22271
1939 NFL Championship New York Giants vs Green Bay Packers   YouTube 360p
1939 NFL Championship New York Giants vs Green Bay Packers YouTube 360p
Published: 2017/03/27
Channel: Newton Minnow
12/28/59 Colts beat Giants in championship game
12/28/59 Colts beat Giants in championship game
Published: 2016/11/01
Channel: nutty.archives
1964 NFL Championship
1964 NFL Championship
Published: 2016/10/28
Channel: Dan Hendrickson
Los Angeles Rams vs Baltimore Colts 1955
Los Angeles Rams vs Baltimore Colts 1955
Published: 2013/05/31
Channel: BringBackTheLARams
Baltimore Colts 45 RPM A & B Sides - Let
Baltimore Colts 45 RPM A & B Sides - Let's Go You Colts - Fight On You Colts
Published: 2012/12/19
Channel: Rusty Brewer
Colts Stampede LP - The Baltimore Colts Rush to the 1968 Championship (1 of 4)
Colts Stampede LP - The Baltimore Colts Rush to the 1968 Championship (1 of 4)
Published: 2013/06/22
Channel: Rusty Brewer
#1: 1958 NFL Championship Colts vs. Giants | Top 10 Overtime Finishes of All Time | NFL
#1: 1958 NFL Championship Colts vs. Giants | Top 10 Overtime Finishes of All Time | NFL
Published: 2016/12/21
Channel: John Castro
NFL - Special - Men Who Played The Game - Baltimore Colts DT Art Donovan imasportsphile.com
NFL - Special - Men Who Played The Game - Baltimore Colts DT Art Donovan imasportsphile.com
Published: 2016/07/17
Channel: rocio Suastegui
A Visit with Jack Patera - 2016
A Visit with Jack Patera - 2016
Published: 2016/09/21
Channel: Seattle Seahawks Legends
1978 Houston Oilers vs. 1971 Baltimore Colts
1978 Houston Oilers vs. 1971 Baltimore Colts
Published: 2016/02/03
Channel: Chad Smith
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS 2015 PREVIEW
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS 2015 PREVIEW
Published: 2015/04/20
Channel: Michael Stroup
SSRFL Super Bowl: 1976 Baltimore Colts vs. 1976 Los Angeles Rams
SSRFL Super Bowl: 1976 Baltimore Colts vs. 1976 Los Angeles Rams
Published: 2017/06/20
Channel: Dennis Crowley
Y.A. Tittle 1926-2017
Y.A. Tittle 1926-2017
Published: 2017/10/09
Channel: MrSteveRiker
Pro Football Championship Game (1953)
Pro Football Championship Game (1953)
Published: 2014/03/18
Channel: historycomestolife
Baltimore Colts Song
Baltimore Colts Song
Published: 2013/06/22
Channel: 101candyman101
Baltimore Colts Bluebird Lighter
Baltimore Colts Bluebird Lighter
Published: 2011/10/20
Channel: Joseph Mooney
Lost Broadcast-Chicago Bears vs Baltimore Colts 12/4/1966 teaser
Lost Broadcast-Chicago Bears vs Baltimore Colts 12/4/1966 teaser
Published: 2016/03/25
Channel: Troy Kinunen
1950 Colts at Browns Preseason
1950 Colts at Browns Preseason
Published: 2016/11/30
Channel: Comrade Dobler
1956 Football Champiopnship
1956 Football Champiopnship
Published: 2016/09/12
Channel: Newton Minnow
1972 Colts vs Dolphins Radio video merg part 2
1972 Colts vs Dolphins Radio video merg part 2
Published: 2016/11/26
Channel: Newton Minnow
Football Los Angeles Rams v Chicago Cardinals 1951
Football Los Angeles Rams v Chicago Cardinals 1951
Published: 2015/01/20
Channel: Footage File
MADDEN NFL 15 | BALTIMORE RAVENS VS INDIANAPOLIS COLTS | LETS GET LOOSE! | STEVE SMITH IS A BEAST
MADDEN NFL 15 | BALTIMORE RAVENS VS INDIANAPOLIS COLTS | LETS GET LOOSE! | STEVE SMITH IS A BEAST
Published: 2015/08/01
Channel: WAYNE6578
colts
colts
Published: 2008/02/28
Channel: hallc93
1962 NFL Championship
1962 NFL Championship
Published: 2017/07/13
Channel: Classic Sports Radio Network
Bernie Flowers: Football End
Bernie Flowers: Football End
Published: 2017/09/17
Channel: WhoWhat
Tecmo Legacy League 1980 Week 1 Baltimore Colts vs San Francisco 49ers (thepeople
Tecmo Legacy League 1980 Week 1 Baltimore Colts vs San Francisco 49ers (thepeople'schamp)
Published: 2014/09/28
Channel: CoachHuna
1958 NFL Championship
1958 NFL Championship
Published: 2011/11/22
Channel: JustNyce
2012 Ravens @ Redskins
2012 Ravens @ Redskins
Published: 2017/08/08
Channel: Bart Simpson
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1953 Baltimore Colts season
Head coach Keith Molesworth
Owner Carroll Rosenbloom (primary)
Home field Memorial Stadium
Results
Record 3–9
Division place 5th NFL Western
Playoff finish did not qualify

The 1953 Baltimore Colts season was the first season for the team in the National Football League. The Colts had a record of 3 wins and 9 losses and finished fifth in the Western Conference.

In January 1953, a Baltimore-based group led by Carroll Rosenbloom won the rights to a new Baltimore franchise.[1][2] Rosenbloom was granted an NFL team, and awarded the holdings of the defunct Dallas Texans organization, which lasted only one season. The new team was named the Colts after the previous team that folded after the 1950 season; Baltimore was without a team in 1951 and 1952.

The 1953 Colts have the unusual distinction of having a losing record, despite having a league-leading 56 defensive takeaways.[3] Baltimore had a winning record after five games, defeating neighbor Washington before a capacity crowd of over 34,000 at Memorial Stadium,[4] then lost seven straight to finish the season.

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Record Game Site Attendance
1 September 27 Chicago Bears W 13–9 1–0 Memorial Stadium
23,715
2 October 3 Detroit Lions L 17–27 1–1 Memorial Stadium
25,159
3 October 11 at Chicago Bears W 16–14 2–1 Wrigley Field
35,316
4 October 18 at Green Bay Packers L 14–37 2–2 City Stadium
18,713
5 October 25 Washington Redskins W 27–17 3–2 Memorial Stadium
34,031
6 October 31 Green Bay Packers L 24–35 3–3 Memorial Stadium
33,797
7 November 7 at Detroit Lions L   7–17 3–4 Tiger Stadium
46,508
8 November 15 at Philadelphia Eagles L 14–45 3–5 Shibe Park
27,813
9 November 22 Los Angeles Rams L 13–21 3–6 Memorial Stadium
27,268
10 November 29 San Francisco 49ers L 21–38 3–7 Memorial Stadium
26,005
11 December 5 at Los Angeles Rams L   2–45 3–8 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
26,696
12 December 13 at San Francisco 49ers L 14–45 3–9 Kezar Stadium
23,432

Standings[edit]

NFL Western Conference
W L T PCT CONF PF PA STK
Detroit Lions 10 2 0 .833 8–2 271 205 W6
San Francisco 49ers 9 3 0 .750 8–2 372 237 W4
Los Angeles Rams 8 3 1 .727 7–3 366 236 W2
Chicago Bears 3 8 1 .273 2–7–1 218 262 L2
Baltimore Colts 3 9 0 .250 2–8 182 350 L7
Green Bay Packers 2 9 1 .182 2–7–1 200 338 L5

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

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Baltimore assured NFL franchise". Pittsburgh Press. United Press. January 7, 1953. p. 29. 
  2. ^ "Historical highlights of Colts". Spartanburg Herald-Journal. South Carolina. March 30, 1984. p. C4. 
  3. ^ Pro-Football-Reference.com: In a single season, from 1940 to 2012, in the regular season, sorted by descending Takeaways. The total is tied for the 6th most in NFL history.
  4. ^ "Colts defeat 'Skins, 27-17". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Associated Press. October 26, 1953. p. 28. 

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