1931 New York Giants season

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
This article is about the football team. For the baseball team of the same name in 1931, see 1931 New York Giants (MLB) season.
1931 New York Giants season
Head coach Steve Owen
Home field Polo Grounds
Results
Record 7–6–1
Division place 5th NFL
Playoff finish No playoffs until 1932
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 1930 1932 >

The 1931 New York Giants season was the seventh season for the club in the National Football League.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result
1 September 27, 1931 at Providence Steam Roller W 14–6
2 September 30, 1931 at Portsmouth Spartans L 14–6
3 October 4, 1931 at Green Bay Packers L 27–7
4 October 11, 1931 at Chicago Bears L 6–0
5 October 18, 1931 Staten Island Stapletons W 7–0
6 October 25, 1931 Brooklyn Dodgers W 27–0
7 November 1, 1931 Portsmouth Spartans W 14–0
8 November 8, 1931 Frankford Yellow Jackets W 13–0
9 November 15, 1931 Chicago Bears L 12–6
10 November 22, 1931 Green Bay Packers L 14–10
11 November 26, 1931 at Staten Island Stapletons L 9–6
12 November 29, 1931 Providence Steam Roller T 0–0
13 December 6, 1931 Brooklyn Dodgers W 19–6
14 December 13, 1931 at Chicago Bears W 25–6

Standings[edit]

NFL standings
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Green Bay Packers 12 2 0 .857 291 87 L1
Portsmouth Spartans 11 3 0 .786 175 77 W1
Chicago Bears 8 5 0 .615 145 92 L1
Chicago Cardinals 5 4 0 .556 120 128 W1
New York Giants 7 6 1 .538 154 100 W2
Providence Steam Roller 4 4 3 .500 78 127 T1
Staten Island Stapletons 4 6 1 .400 79 118 W2
Cleveland Indians 2 8 0 .200 45 137 L5
Brooklyn Dodgers 2 12 0 .143 64 199 L8
Frankford Yellow Jackets 1 6 1 .143 13 99 L2

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

See also[edit]