1946 New York Giants season

The 1946 New York Giants season was the franchise's 22nd season in the National Football League.

1946 New York Giants season
Head coachSteve Owen
Home fieldPolo Grounds
Results
Record7–3–1
Division place1st NFL Eastern
Playoff finishLost NFL Championship 24–14 (Bears)

Schedule

Week Date Opponent Result
1 October 1, 1946 at Boston Yanks W 17–0
2 October 6, 1946 at Pittsburgh Steelers W 17–14
3 October 13, 1946 at Washington Redskins L 24–14
4 October 20, 1946 Chicago Cardinals W 28–24
5 October 27, 1946 Chicago Bears W 14–0
6 November 3, 1946 at Philadelphia Eagles L 24–14
7 November 10, 1946 Philadelphia Eagles W 45–17
8 November 17, 1946 Boston Yanks T 28–28
9 November 24, 1946 Pittsburgh Steelers W 7–0
10 December 1, 1946 Los Angeles Rams L 31–21
11 December 8, 1946 Washington Redskins W 31–0

Playoffs

Week Date Opponent Result
Championship December 15, 1946 Chicago Bears L 24–14

Standings

NFL Eastern Division
W L T PCT DIV PF PA STK
New York Giants 7 3 1 .700 5–2–1 236 162 W1
Philadelphia Eagles 6 5 0 .545 5–3 231 220 W2
Pittsburgh Steelers 5 5 1 .500 4–3–1 136 117 L2
Washington Redskins 5 5 1 .500 4–3–1 171 191 L2
Boston Yanks 2 8 1 .200 0–7–1 189 273 L1

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

See also

1946 New York Giants (MLB) season

The 1946 New York Giants season was the franchise's 64th season. The team finished in eighth place in the National League with a 61-93 record, 36 games behind the St. Louis Cardinals.

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