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|1964 Chicago Bears season|
|Head coach||George Halas|
|Home field||Wrigley Field|
|Division place||6th Western|
|Playoff finish||Did not qualify|
The 1964 Chicago Bears season was their 45th regular season completed in the National Football League. The team finished with a 5–9 record, earning them a sixth-place finish in the NFL Western Conference. It was a downfall from winning their eighth league title the previous December.
Running back Willie Galimore and wide receiver John Farrington were killed in an automobile accident on July 27; Galimore's Volkswagen left the road on a curve and rolled, a few miles from the team's training camp at St. Joseph's College in Rensselaer, Indiana.
|1||September 13||at Green Bay Packers||L 12–23||0–1|
|2||September 20||at Minnesota Vikings||W 34–28||1–1|
|3||September 27||at Baltimore Colts||L 0–52||1–2|
|4||October 4||at San Francisco 49ers||L 21–31||1–3|
|5||October 11||Los Angeles Rams||W 38–17||2–3|
|6||October 18||Detroit Lions||L 0–10||2–4|
|7||October 25||at Washington Redskins||L 20–27||2–5|
|8||November 1||Dallas Cowboys||L 10–24||2–6|
|9||November 8||Baltimore Colts||L 24–40||2–7|
|10||November 15||at Los Angeles Rams||W 34–24||3–7|
|11||November 22||San Francisco 49ers||W 23–21||4–7|
|12||November 26||at Detroit Lions||W 27–24||5–7|
|13||December 5||Green Bay Packers||L 3–17||5–8|
|14||December 13||Minnesota Vikings||L 14–41||5–9|
Week 1 at Packers
- Date: September 13, 1964
- Game weather: 53 °F (12 °C)
- Game attendance: 42,327
|NFL Western Conference|
|Green Bay Packers||8||5||1||.615||6–5–1||342||245||T1|
|Los Angeles Rams||5||7||2||.417||3–7–2||283||339||T1|
|San Francisco 49ers||4||10||0||.286||3–9||236||330||L1|
Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972.
- "Galimore, Farrington killed in auto crash". Reading Eagle. (Pennsylvania). Associated Press. July 27, 1964. p. 19.
- "Bears' Galimore, Farrington killed". The Bulletin. (Bend, Oregon). UPI. July 27, 1964. p. 8.
- "Bears to honor crash victims". Reading Eagle. (Pennsylvania). Associated Press. July 28, 1964. p. 19.
- "1964 Chicago Bears Schedule & Results | The Football Database". FootballDB.com. Retrieved 2017-08-08.
- Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 2015-Aug-13.
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