1942 New York Giants season

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This article is about the football team. For the baseball team of the same name in 1942, see 1942 New York Giants (MLB) season.
1942 New York Giants season
Head coach Steve Owen
Home field Polo Grounds
Results
Record 5–5–1
Division place 3rd NFL Eastern
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 1941 1943 >

The 1942 New York Giants season was the eighteenth season for the club in the National Football League.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result
1 September 27, 1942 at Washington Redskins W 14–7
2 October 4, 1942 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 13–10
3 October 11, 1942 Philadelphia Eagles W 35–17
4 October 18, 1942 at Chicago Bears L 26–7
5 October 25, 1942 at Brooklyn Dodgers L 17–7
6 November 1, 1942 Pittsburgh Steelers L 17–9
7 November 8, 1942 at Philadelphia Eagles W 14–0
8 November 15, 1942 Washington Redskins L 14–7
9 November 22, 1942 Green Bay Packers T 21–21
10 November 29, 1942 Chicago Cardinals W 21–7
11 December 6, 1942 Brooklyn Dodgers W 10–0

Standings[edit]

NFL Eastern
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Washington Redskins 10 1 0 .909 227 102 W-9
Pittsburgh Steelers 7 4 0 .636 167 119 L-1
New York Giants 5 5 1 .500 155 139 W-2
Brooklyn Dodgers 3 8 0 .273 100 168 L-6
Philadelphia Eagles 2 9 0 .182 134 239 L-1

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