The Highest Scoring Football Games

Updated February 23, 2017 | Factmonster Staff

The Question:

Was there ever a pro football game in which a team scored over 100 points?

The Answer:

No. The Washington Redskins came closest on Nov. 27, 1966, when they scored 72 points against the New York Giants.

In fact, only fourtimeshaveteams combined for more than 100 points in a game:

  • 113 points: Washington (72) def. N.Y. Giants (41), 11/17/66
  • 106 points: Cincinnati (58) def. Cleveland (48), 11/28/04
  • 101 points: Oakland (52) def. Houston (49), 12/22/63
  • 101 points: New Orleans (52) def. N.Y. Giants(49), 11/01/15

-The Editors