1948 New York Giants season

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This article is about the football team. For the baseball team of the same name in 1948, see 1948 New York Giants (MLB) season.
1948 New York Giants season
Head coach Steve Owen
Home field Polo Grounds
Results
Record 4–8
Division place 3rd NFL Eastern
Playoff finish did not qualify

The 1948 New York Giants season was the 24th season for the club in the National Football League.

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result
1 September 23, 1948 at Boston Yanks W 27–7
2 October 3, 1948 at Washington Redskins L 10–41
3 October 10, 1948 at Philadelphia Eagles L 0–45
4 October 17, 1948 Chicago Cardinals L 35–63
5 October 24, 1948 Pittsburgh Steelers W 34–27
6 October 31, 1948 at Chicago Bears L 22–27
7 November 7, 1948 Philadelphia Eagles L 14–35
8 November 14, 1948 Los Angeles Rams L 37–52
9 November 21, 1948 at Green Bay Packers W 49–3
10 November 28, 1948 Boston Yanks W 28–14
11 December 5, 1948 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 28–38
12 December 12, 1948 Washington Redskins L 21–28

Standings[edit]

NFL Eastern Division
W L T PCT DIV PF PA STK
Philadelphia Eagles 9 2 1 .818 7–1 376 156 W1
Washington Redskins 7 5 0 .583 5–3 291 287 W1
New York Giants 4 8 0 .333 3–5 297 388 L2
Pittsburgh Steelers 4 8 0 .333 3–5 200 243 L1
Boston Yanks 3 9 0 .250 2–6 174 372 W1

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

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