1954 New York Giants season

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This article is about the football team. For the baseball team of the same name in 1954, see 1954 New York Giants (MLB) season.
1954 New York Giants season
Head coach Jim Lee Howell
Owner Tim Mara
Home field Polo Grounds
Results
Record 7–5
Division place 3rd NFL Eastern
Playoff finish did not qualify

The 1954 New York Giants season was the 30th season for the club in the National Football League.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 26, 1954 at Chicago Cardinals W 41–10
16,780
2 October 2, 1954 at Baltimore Colts L 20–14
27,088
3 October 10, 1954 at Washington Redskins W 51–21
21,217
4 October 17, 1954 Chicago Cardinals W 31–17
31,256
5 October 24, 1954 Washington Redskins W 24–7
22,597
6 October 31, 1954 at Cleveland Browns L 24–14
30,448
7 November 7, 1954 at Pittsburgh Steelers W 30–6
25,158
8 November 14, 1954 Philadelphia Eagles W 27–14
46,565
9 November 21, 1954 Los Angeles Rams L 17–16
27,077
10 November 28, 1954 Cleveland Browns L 16–7
45,936
11 December 5, 1954 Pittsburgh Steelers W 24–3
16,856
12 December 12, 1954 at Philadelphia Eagles L 29–14
28,449

Standings[edit]

NFL Eastern Conference
W L T PCT CONF PF PA STK
Cleveland Browns 9 3 0 .750 8–2 336 162 L1
Philadelphia Eagles 7 4 1 .636 7–3 284 230 W1
New York Giants 7 5 0 .583 7–3 293 184 L1
Pittsburgh Steelers 5 7 0 .417 4–6 219 263 L2
Washington Redskins 3 9 0 .250 2–8 207 432 W1
Chicago Cardinals 2 10 0 .167 2–8 183 347 L3

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

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