1927 New York Yankees (NFL) season

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1927 New York Yankees (NFL) season
Head coach Ralph Scott
Results
Record 7–8–1
Division place 6th NFL
Playoff finish No playoffs until 1932

The 1927 New York Yankees season was their inaugural season in the league. The team finished 7–8–1,[1] and finished sixth in the league.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result
1 no game
2 no game
3 October 2, 1927 at Dayton Triangles W 6–3
4 October 9, 1927 at Cleveland Bulldogs W 13–7
4 October 12, 1927 at Buffalo Bisons W 19–8
5 October 16, 1927 at Chicago Bears L 12–0
6 October 23, 1927 at Green Bay Packers L 13–0
7 October 30, 1927 at Chicago Cardinals W 7–6
8 November 6, 1927 at Cleveland Bulldogs L 15–0
9 November 8, 1927 Chicago Bears W 26–6
9 November 11, 1927 at Pottsville Maroons W 19–12
9 November 13, 1927 Chicago Cardinals W 20–6
10 no game
11 November 24, 1927 Cleveland Bulldogs L 30–19
11 November 27, 1927 at Providence Steam Roller L 14–7
12 December 3, 1927 Providence Steam Roller L 9–0
12 December 4, 1927 at New York Giants L 14–0
13 December 10, 1927 at Frankford Yellow Jackets T 6–6
13 December 11, 1927 New York Giants L 13–0

Standings[edit]

NFL standings
W L T PCT PF PA STK
New York Giants 11 1 1 .917 197 20 W9
Green Bay Packers 7 2 1 .778 113 43 W1
Chicago Bears 9 3 2 .750 149 98 W2
Cleveland Bulldogs 8 4 1 .667 209 107 W5
Providence Steam Roller 8 5 1 .615 105 88 W3
New York Yankees 7 8 1 .467 142 174 L4
Frankford Yellow Jackets 6 9 3 .400 152 166 L1
Pottsville Maroons 5 8 0 .385 80 163 L1
Chicago Cardinals 3 7 1 .300 69 134 L1
Dayton Triangles 1 6 1 .143 15 57 L4
Duluth Eskimos 1 8 0 .111 68 134 L7
Buffalo Bisons 0 5 0 .000 8 123 L5

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

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