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Jim Lee Howell

James Lee Howell

Position: E
Height: 6-5    Weight: 210 lbs.

Born: September 27, 1914 in Lonoke, AR
Died: January 4, 1995 in Lonoke, AR
High School: Lonoke
College: Arkansas   (school history)
1-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

Playing Record

Coaching Results

Year Age Tm Lg G W L T W-L% G plyf W plyf L plyf W-L% Rank Notes
1954 40 New York Giants NFL 12 7 5 0 .583 3
1955 41 New York Giants NFL 12 6 5 1 .545 3
1956 42 New York Giants NFL 12 8 3 1 .727 1 1 0 1.000 1 NFL Champions
1957 43 New York Giants NFL 12 7 5 0 .583 2
1958 44 New York Giants NFL 12 9 3 0 .750 2 1 1 .500 1
1959 45 New York Giants NFL 12 10 2 0 .833 1 0 1 .000 1
1960 46 New York Giants NFL 12 6 4 2 .600 3
7 yrs 84 53 27 4 .663 4 2 2 .500 2.0

Games over .500: 26
Super Bowl Wins: 0
Overall Championships: 1
Conference Championships: 0
Division Championships: 3

Team's Ranks

Team Ranks in various categories, Lower ALWAYS indicates better performance.
Overall Offense Rushing Off Passing Off Defense Rushing Def Passing Def
Year Tm Tms WL% T/G Pts± Yds± Yds Pts GvA Att Yds TD Y/A FL Att Yds TD Int NY/A Yds Pts TkA Att Yds TD Y/A FR Att Yds TD Int nY/A
1954 NYG 12 6 1 3 6 6 6 5 8 7 9 5 5 8 6 2 4 5 3 2 1 9 3 4 3 1 5 3 2 1 3
1955 NYG 12 5 3 2 9 10 3 4 9 8 7 6 3 8 9 3 2 6 5 3 6 4 3 2 3 7 12 12 7 5 8
1956 NYG 12 3 3 3 3 7 5 1 5 3 4 5 8 7 8 4 1 8 1 4 7 3 1 2 1 3 9 6 5 9 2
1957 NYG 12 4 7 3 3 4 5 4 5 7 6 9 12 9 2 5 1 2 4 3 7 9 8 6 8 7 1 3 2 6 5
1958 NYG 12 1 2 5 7 10 9 3 4 6 6 10 4 10 11 8 2 9 4 1 4 6 3 2 1 2 3 4 2 6 6
1959 NYG 12 1 5 2 1 3 2 6 3 8 9 9 11 7 3 3 2 1 1 1 4 3 1 1 1 5 6 1 1 2 1
1960 NYG 13 4 11 7 3 7 6 12 6 9 6 10 13 8 4 4 8 5 3 8 7 7 2 2 1 8 5 6 8 5 6
7 yrs %tile 80 71 79 70 53 66 68 61 52 53 45 43 41 57 74 85 66 84 83 66 60 83 86 87 70 60 67 77 68 72

Coaching History

Year Age Level Employer Role
1954 40 NFL New York Giants Head Coach
1955 41 NFL New York Giants Head Coach
1956 42 NFL New York Giants Head Coach
1957 43 NFL New York Giants Head Coach
1958 44 NFL New York Giants Head Coach
1959 45 NFL New York Giants Head Coach
1960 46 NFL New York Giants Head Coach