1928 New York Yankees (NFL) season

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1928 New York Yankees (NFL) season
Head coach Dick Rauch
Results
Record 4–8–1
Division place 7th NFL
Playoff finish No playoffs until 1932

The 1928 New York Yankees season was their second and final in the league. The team failed to improve on their previous output of 7–8–1, winning only four games.[1] They finished seventh in the league.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result
1 September 30, 1928 at Providence Steam Roller L 20–7
2 October 7, 1928 at Pottsville Maroons L 9–7
3 October 13, 1928 at Frankford Yellow Jackets W 13–0
4 October 14, 1928 Detroit Wolverines L 35–12
5 October 21, 1928 Providence Steam Roller L 12–6
6 October 28, 1928 New York Giants L 10–7
7 November 4, 1928 at Chicago Bears L 27–0
8 November 11, 1928 at Green Bay Packers T 0–0
9 November 18, 1928 at Detroit Wolverines L 13–0
10 November 25, 1928 Chicago Cardinals W 19–0
11 December 2, 1928 at New York Giants W 19–13
12 December 9, 1928 Detroit Wolverines L 34–6
13 December 16, 1928 New York Giants W 7–6

Standings[edit]

NFL standings
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Providence Steam Roller 8 1 2 .889 128 42 T1
Frankford Yellow Jackets 11 3 2 .786 175 84 L1
Detroit Wolverines 7 2 1 .778 189 76 W4
Green Bay Packers 6 4 3 .600 120 92 W1
Chicago Bears 7 5 1 .583 182 85 L2
New York Giants 4 7 2 .364 79 136 L5
New York Yankees 4 8 1 .333 103 179 W1
Pottsville Maroons 2 8 0 .200 74 134 L1
Chicago Cardinals 1 5 0 .167 7 107 L4
Dayton Triangles 0 7 0 .000 9 131 L7

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

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