NFL Regular Season Games Played per Season

Season(s)
Regular Season Games
1935-1936
12 games
1937-1942
11 games
1943-1945
10 games
1946
11 games
1947-1960
12 games
1961-1977
14 games
1978-present
16 games

Note: Prior to the 1935 NFL season, there was not a set number
of games played
but the league had a minimum a team was required.

 


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