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1928 New York Giants

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4-7-2, Finished 6th in NFL  · 1928 NFL Season Summary

Scored 79 points (6.1/g), 8th of 10 in the NFL. Allowed 136 points (10.5/g), 6th.
 Differential of -57 points (-4.4/g), 6th.  Expected W-L: 2.8-10.2.

Coach: Earl Potteiger (4-7-2)

Stadium: Polo Grounds
 Training Camp: (New York, New York)

Team Info

Founder/Principal Owner Tim Mara

Team Stats and Rankings

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing
Pts Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stPy 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD
Team Offense 79 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Defense 136 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lg Rank Offense 8 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Lg Rank Defense 6 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

Team Games & Schedule

Week Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 30 boxscore W 1-0 @ Pottsville Maroons 12 6
3 Sun October 7 boxscore W 2-0 @ Green Bay Packers 6 0
3 Sun October 14 boxscore L 2-1 @ Chicago Bears 0 13
2 Sun October 21 boxscore L 2-2 @ Detroit Wolverines 0 28
6 Sun October 28 boxscore W 3-2 @ New York Yankees 10 7
6 Sun November 4 boxscore T 3-2-1 Frankford Yellow Jackets 0 0
7 Tue November 6 boxscore W 4-2-1 Pottsville Maroons 13 7
8 Sun November 11 boxscore T 4-2-2 Detroit Wolverines 19 19
9 Sun November 18 boxscore L 4-3-2 Green Bay Packers 0 7
9 Sun November 25 boxscore L 4-4-2 @ Providence Steam Roller 0 16
11 Sun December 2 boxscore L 4-5-2 New York Yankees 13 19
12 Sat December 8 boxscore L 4-6-2 @ Frankford Yellow Jackets 0 7
13 Sun December 16 boxscore L 4-7-2 @ New York Yankees 6 7

Scoring Summary

No. Age Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
Hinkey Haines 30 tb 9 6 4 1 5 30
Ox Eckhardt 27 fb 11 6 2 2 1 13
Bruce Caldwell 22 TB 10 6 1 1 1 9
Jack McBride 27 FB 9 9 1 1 2 8
Mule Wilson 27 WB 13 12 1 1 1 7
Al Bloodgood 27 b 5 1 1 1 6
Tony Plansky 28 b 6 3 1 1 6
Team Total 26.5 13 10 2 12 4 1 79
Opp Total 13 136