1977 New York Giants season

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1977 New York Giants season
Head coach John McVay
Owner Wellington Mara
Timothy J. Mara
Home field Giants Stadium
Results
Record 5–9
Division place T-4th NFC East
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1976 1978 >

The 1977 New York Giants season was the 53rd season for the club in the National Football League. The Giants had a 5–9 record in 1977 and finished in a tie for last place with the Philadelphia Eagles.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 18, 1977 Washington Redskins W 20–17
76,086
2 September 25, 1977 at Dallas Cowboys L 41–21
64,215
3 October 2, 1977 at Atlanta Falcons L 17–3
46,374
4 October 9, 1977 Philadelphia Eagles L 28–10
48,824
5 October 16, 1977 San Francisco 49ers W 20–17
70,366
6 October 23, 1977 at Washington Redskins W 17–6
53,903
7 October 31, 1977 at St. Louis Cardinals L 28–0
50,323
8 November 6, 1977 Dallas Cowboys L 24–10
74,532
9 November 13, 1977 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers W 10–0
46,518
10 November 20, 1977 Cleveland Browns L 21–7
72,576
11 November 27, 1977 at Cincinnati Bengals L 30–13
32,705
12 December 4, 1977 St. Louis Cardinals W 27–7
71,826
13 December 11, 1977 at Philadelphia Eagles L 17–14
47,731
14 December 18, 1977 Chicago Bears L 12–9
50,152

Game summaries[edit]

Week 6[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
• Giants 0 0 7 10 17
Redskins 3 3 0 0 6
  • Date: October 23
  • Location: RFK Stadium
  • Game start: 1:00 p.m. EST
  • Game weather: 60°F, wind 11 mph

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Standings[edit]

NFC East
W L T PCT DIV CONF PF PA
Dallas Cowboys(1) 12 2 0 .857 7–1 11–1 345 212
Washington Redskins 9 5 0 .643 4–4 8–4 196 189
St. Louis Cardinals 7 7 0 .500 4–4 7–5 272 287
Philadelphia Eagles 5 9 0 .357 2–6 4–8 220 207
New York Giants 5 9 0 .357 3–5 5–7 181 265

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1977 New York Giants". Pro Football Reference. Archived from the original on 22 April 2009. Retrieved May 9, 2009. 
  2. ^ "1977 NFL Standings, Team & Offensive Statistics". Pro Football Reference. Archived from the original on 2009-05-11. Retrieved May 9, 2009. 
  3. ^ "New York Giants 17 at Washington Redskins 6". Pro Football Reference. Retrieved July 31, 2013.