Ed Danowski

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Ed Danowski
No. 22
Quarterback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1911-09-30)September 30, 1911
Place of birth: Jamesport, New York
Date of death: February 1, 1997(1997-02-01) (aged 85)
Place of death: New York, New York
Career information
College: Fordham
Debuted in 1934
Last played in 1941
Career history
Career highlights and awards
  • 1x All-Star selection (1938)
  • 3x All-Pro selection (1935, 1937, 1938)
Career NFL statistics
TD-INT 37-44
Yards 3,817
QB Rating 58.1
Stats at NFL.com

Edward Frank Danowski (September 30, 1911 – February 1, 1997) was an American football player who played quarterback and halfback in the National Football League. Danowski played for the New York Giants for seven seasons (1934–1939,1941) and quarterbacked the team when they won the 1934 and 1938 NFL Championship Games. He played college football at Fordham University.[1]

He grew up in Aquebogue, his father Anton was Polish immigrant.[2] His son John Danowski is the head lacrosse coach at Duke University as well as the longtime coach of the Hofstra Pride, and his grandson, Matt Danowski is the all time Division I career leader in total points in NCAA lacrosse history.

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