|Duration||September 13 - December 13, 1942|
|East Champions||Washington Redskins|
|West Champions||Chicago Bears|
The Chicago Bears finished the regular season at 11-0, and faced the 10-1 Washington Redskins in the championship game. Washington, which had been beaten 73-0 in the 1940 title game, got a measure of revenge in spoiling the Bears' hope for a perfect season, winning 14-6.
|NFL Eastern Division|
|New York Giants||5||5||1||.500||4-4||155||139||W2|
Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972.
|Passing||Cecil Isbell||Green Bay||2021|
|Receiving||Don Hutson||Green Bay||1211|