1925 New York Giants season

The 1925 New York Giants season was the franchise's inaugural season in the National Football League. The team finished with a record of 8–4 against league opponents.

1925 New York Giants season
Head coachBob Folwell
OwnerTim Mara
Home fieldPolo Grounds
Results
Record11–6 Overall
8–4 NFL
League place4th NFL

Schedule

Week Date Opponent Result Game site
September 27, 1925 @Newark Red Jackets W 3–0 Dreamland Park
October 4, 1925 @All-New Britain W 26–0 New Britain, Connecticut
4 October 11, 1925 @Providence Steam Roller L 0–14 Cycledrome
5 October 17, 1925 @Frankford Yellow Jackets L 3–5 Frankford Stadium
October 18, 1925 Frankford Yellow Jackets L 0–14 Polo Grounds
7 November 1, 1925 Cleveland Bulldogs W 19–0 Polo Grounds
8 November 3, 1925 Buffalo Bisons W 7–0 Polo Grounds
November 8, 1925 Columbus Tigers W 19–0 Polo Grounds
9 November 11, 1925 Rochester Jeffersons W 13–0 Polo Grounds
November 15, 1925 Providence Steam Roller W 13–12 Polo Grounds
10 November 22, 1925 Kansas City Cowboys W 9–3 Polo Grounds
November 26, 1925 Staten Island Stapletons W 7–0 Albany, New York
11 November 29, 1925 Dayton Triangles W 23–0 Polo Grounds
12 December 6, 1925 Chicago Bears L 7–19 Polo Grounds
13 December 13, 1925 @Chicago Bears W 9–0 Wrigley Field
January 1, 1926 Coral Gables Collegians L 3–13 Palm Beach, Florida
January 6, 1926 @Coral Gables Collegians L 13–14 Coral Gables, Florida
  • Games in italics are against non-NFL teams.

Game Summaries

NFL contests only; summaries for games against non-league teams are unavailable.

Week 13: at Chicago Bears

Standings

NFL standings
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Chicago Cardinals * 11 2 1 .846 229 65 W2
Pottsville Maroons * 10 2 0 .833 270 45 W5
Detroit Panthers 8 2 2 .800 129 39 W1
New York Giants 8 4 0 .667 122 67 W1
Akron Pros 4 2 2 .667 65 51 L2
Frankford Yellow Jackets 13 7 0 .650 190 169 W2
Chicago Bears 9 5 3 .643 158 96 W3
Rock Island Independents 5 3 3 .625 99 58 L1
Green Bay Packers 8 5 0 .615 151 110 W1
Providence Steam Roller 6 5 1 .545 111 101 L1
Canton Bulldogs 4 4 0 .500 50 73 L1
Cleveland Bulldogs 5 8 1 .385 75 135 L1
Kansas City Cowboys 2 5 1 .286 65 97 W1
Hammond Pros 1 4 0 .200 23 87 L3
Buffalo Bisons 1 6 2 .143 33 113 L4
Rochester Jeffersons 0 6 1 .000 26 111 L5
Dayton Triangles 0 7 1 .000 3 84 L7
Duluth Kelleys 0 3 0 .000 6 25 L3
Milwaukee Badgers 0 6 0 .000 7 191 L6
Columbus Tigers 0 9 0 .000 28 124 L9

Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972.
* The Pottsville Maroons were suspended from the league in December, resulting in the Chicago Cardinals being named the NFL champions.

See also

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1925 New York Giants (MLB) season

The 1925 New York Giants season was the franchise's 43rd season. The team finished in second place in the National League with an 86-66 record, 8½ games behind the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Game information
Second quarter
  • PRO Franny Garvey blocked punt recovery in end zone (Dutch Connor kick)
  • PRO Cy Wentworth 92-yard kickoff return (Connor kick)
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Second quarter
Third quarter
Game information
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  • FRA Les Haws 9-yard run (Behman kick)
Second quarter
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Fourth quarter
Game information
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  • NYG McBride run (McBride kick)
Game information
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  • NYG Hendrian 35-yard pass from McBride (McBride kick)
Fourth quarter
Game information
First quarter
  • NYG Lynn Bomar 27-yard pass from McBride (McBride kick)
  • NYG Hendrian 35-yard FG
Second quarter
  • NYG Hendrian 25-yard FG
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  • NYG Bomar 24-yard pass from McBride (McBride kick)
Second quarter
Third quarter
  • NYG McBride run (kick failed)
Fourth quarter
  • PRO Laird run (Laird kick)
  • PRO Ball downed in end zone by Haines for a safety
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  • NYG Haines 1-yard run (kick failed)
Second quarter
Third quarter
  • NYG Hendrian 25-yard FG
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  • NYG Bomar 45-yard pass from McBride (McBride kick)
Second quarter
  • NYG Hendrian 34 pass from McBride (McBride kick)
  • NYG McBride 30-yard FG
Third quarter
Game information
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Second quarter
  • NYG White run (McBride kick)
Fourth quarter
  • CHB Red Grange 35-yard interception return (Sternaman kick)
Game information
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  • NYG McBride 40-yard FG
Fourth quarter
  • NYG White 1-yard run (kick failed)
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