1945 New York Giants season

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This article is about the football team. For the baseball team of the same name in 1945, see 1945 New York Giants (MLB) season.
1945 New York Giants season
Head coach Steve Owen
Home field Polo Grounds
Results
Record 3–6–1
Division place 3rd NFL Eastern
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 1944 1946 >

The 1945 New York Giants season was the 21st season for the club in the National Football League.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result
1 October 7, 1945 at Pittsburgh Steelers W 34–6
2 October 14, 1945 at Boston Yanks T 13–13
3 October 21, 1945 Pittsburgh Steelers L 21–7
4 October 28, 1945 Washington Redskins L 24–14
5 November 4, 1945 Cleveland Rams L 21–17
6 November 11, 1945 at Philadelphia Eagles L 38–17
7 November 18, 1945 Detroit Lions W 35–14
8 November 25, 1945 Green Bay Packers L 23–14
9 December 2, 1945 Philadelphia Eagles W 28–21
10 December 9, 1945 at Washington Redskins L 17–0

Standings[edit]

NFL Eastern Division
W L T PCT DIV PF PA STK
Washington Redskins 8 2 0 .800 6–2 209 121 W2
Philadelphia Eagles 7 3 0 .700 5–2 272 133 W1
Boston Yanks 3 6 1 .333 3–2–1 123 211 L5
New York Giants 3 6 1 .333 2–4–1 179 198 L1
Pittsburgh Steelers 2 8 0 .200 1–7 79 220 L3

Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972.

See also[edit]