The 1952 National Football League season resulted in a tie for the National Conference championship between the Detroit Lions and Los Angeles Rams, requiring a one-game playoff to be held between them. This conference championship game was played on December 21, 1952, at Briggs Stadium in Detroit. The winner of that game then played the Cleveland Browns on December 28.
|National Conference playoff||NFL Championship|
|N||Los Angeles Rams||21||N||Detroit Lions||17|
National Conference championship
at Briggs Stadium in Detroit
- Date: December 21, 1952