With the Browns just finishing their third overtime game this season (in week 5), does anybody know what is the most overtime games played by a single team during a season?

This page seems to have a lot of data on overtime, but seems to miss this particular stat.

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The Green Bay Packers were involved in 5 overtime games in 1983.

Using Pro Football Reference's Team Game Finder, the following query I used was: "In a single season, from 1940 to 2018, in the Regular Season, game went to overtime, sorted by most games in season matching criteria."


Raiders with 4 in 2021/22 The last one was against the Los Angeles chargers. Winner advanced to the playoffs

  • Welcome to Sports SE. Please provide a source to your answer
    – alamoot
    Jan 10, 2022 at 6:14
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    Given the existing answer has a team with 5 OT games, being more than 4, I cannot see how this is correct in any way.
    – Nij
    Jan 10, 2022 at 6:15

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