The Pittsburgh Steelers finished the regular season with a 2-7-2 record. They went 1-2-2 at home and 1-5 on the road.
The 1940 Pittsburgh Steelers played in the East Division of the National Football League.
During the regular season, the 1940 Pittsburgh Steelers went 1-6-1 against their NFL East opponents.
|Opponent||Record||Win Percentage %||Point Differential|
|New York Giants||0-1-1||25%||-12|
The 1940 Pittsburgh Steelers had their best month in September, when they went 1-1-2 and had a 50% win percentage. Their worst month was October, when they went 0-4 and lost all their games.
|Month||Record||Win Percentage %||Point Differential|
No, the Steelers didn't make the Playoffs in 1940.
The Pittsburgh Steelers finished the regular season with a point differential of -118. Based on their point differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Steelers could have been expected to have about 0.8 wins, or a 1-10 record in the regular season.
In close, one-score games, the 1940 Pittsburgh Steelers went 2-2-2. In games decided by a field goal or less, the Steelers went 1-0-2.
The 1940 Pittsburgh Steelers did not play any overtime games in the regular season.
The 1940 Pittsburgh Steelers never won more than one consecutive game in the regular season.
The longest losing streak that the Pittsburgh Steelers had during the 1940 regular season was 6 games, which happened once during the season.
= Playoff Team
Bold = Division Opponent
|1||Sun, Sep 8, 1940||vs Chicago Cardinals||Tie 7 - 7|
|2||Sun, Sep 15, 1940||vs New York Giants||Tie 10 - 10|
|3||Sun, Sep 22, 1940||@ Detroit Lions||Win 10 - 7|
|4||Sun, Sep 29, 1940||vs Brooklyn Dodgers||Loss 3 - 10|
|5||Sun, Oct 6, 1940||vs Washington Redskins||Loss 10 - 40|
|6||Sun, Oct 13, 1940||@ Brooklyn Dodgers||Loss 0 - 21|
|7||Sun, Oct 20, 1940||@ New York Giants||Loss 0 - 12|
|8||Sun, Oct 27, 1940||@ Green Bay Packers||Loss 3 - 24|
|9||Sun, Nov 3, 1940||@ Washington Redskins||Loss 10 - 37|
|10||Sun, Nov 10, 1940||vs Philadelphia Eagles||Win 7 - 3|
|13||Thu, Nov 28, 1940||@ Philadelphia Eagles||Loss 0 - 7|