1942 New York Giants season

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1942 New York Giants season
Head coachSteve Owen
Home fieldPolo Grounds
Results
Record5–5–1
Division place3rd NFL Eastern
Playoff finishdid not qualify

The 1942 New York Giants season was the franchise's 18th season in the National Football League.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result
1 September 27, 1942 at Washington Redskins W 14–7
2 October 4, 1942 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 13–10
3 October 11, 1942 Philadelphia Eagles W 35–17
4 October 18, 1942 at Chicago Bears L 26–7
5 October 25, 1942 at Brooklyn Dodgers L 17–7
6 November 1, 1942 Pittsburgh Steelers L 17–9
7 November 8, 1942 at Philadelphia Eagles W 14–0
8 November 15, 1942 Washington Redskins L 14–7
9 November 22, 1942 Green Bay Packers T 21–21
10 November 29, 1942 Chicago Cardinals W 21–7
11 December 6, 1942 Brooklyn Dodgers W 10–0

Standings[edit]

NFL Eastern Division
W L T PCT DIV PF PA STK
Washington Redskins 10 1 0 .909 7–1 227 102 W9
Pittsburgh Steelers 7 4 0 .636 5–3 167 119 L1
New York Giants 5 5 1 .500 4–4 155 139 W2
Brooklyn Dodgers 3 8 0 .273 2–6 100 168 L6
Philadelphia Eagles 2 9 0 .182 2–6 134 239 L1

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

See also[edit]