Has any NFL team beat the same team 3 times in one season?

May 15, 2020 Off By idswater

Has any NFL team beat the same team 3 times in one season?

They always say that it is hard to beat the same team three times in one season. However, it happens periodically. Since 1950, it has happened 17 times: 2009 Dallas Cowboys over Philadelphia Eagles.

When was the last time the Giants swept the Eagles?

2019 Results: Giants lost to the Eagles 23-17 on December 9, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field; Giants lost to the Eagles 34-17 on December 29, 2019 at MetLife Stadium.

How many times have NFL teams beaten their divisional opponents?

Via ESPN.com, since the 1970 merger, 20 teams have had to face a divisional opponent in the playoffs after beating them twice in the regular season. Thirteen of those teams won the third matchup (65 percent).

How often do NFL teams play each other twice?

The only time teams play each other twice is when they are in the same division, or are rematching in the playoffs, thus being in the same conference which would eliminate the possibility of them facing off in the super bowl. The Hawks have been a defensive team for a long time now.

Can a team beat another team 3 times in one season?

It is often said that it is very difficult for an NFL team to beat another team 3 times in one season, but it turns out that is not true. According to an ESPN article, from 1970 through 2019, teams that swept an opponent during the regular season and then faced them again in the playoffs won the playoff game 67% of the time:

How many times has team a lost to Team B twice?

If you mean that team A has lost to team B twice in the regular season, and then beat team B in the super bowl I would have to say never.

Via ESPN.com, since the 1970 merger, 20 teams have had to face a divisional opponent in the playoffs after beating them twice in the regular season. Thirteen of those teams won the third matchup (65 percent).

How many times have 2 NFL teams played 3 times in one year?

The rare occurrence is where one team wins all three contests. In 1982, for example, the Miami Dolphins beat the New York Jets all three times, twice in the regular season and once in the playoffs en route to Super Bowl XVII: 45–28; 20–19; 14–0. I know for a fact that the Saints in 1991, 2000, 2017 and 2020 played a divisional rival 3 times.

It is often said that it is very difficult for an NFL team to beat another team 3 times in one season, but it turns out that is not true. According to an ESPN article, from 1970 through 2019, teams that swept an opponent during the regular season and then faced them again in the playoffs won the playoff game 67% of the time:

How often do teams in the same division play each other?

Teams that are in the same division play each other 2 times during the regular season. So to beat a team 3 times, they must also meet in the playoffs. I’m wondering how many times has a team beaten a division rival 3 times in the same season in the NFL?