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1940 New York Giants

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6-4-1, Finished 3rd in NFL East Division  · 1940 NFL Season Summary

Scored 131 points (11.9/g), 8th of 10 in the NFL. Allowed 133 points (12.1/g), 2nd.
 Differential of -2 points (-0.2/g), 5th.  Expected W-L: 5.4-5.6.

Coach: Steve Owen (6-4-1)

Stadium: Polo Grounds
 Training Camp: Blue Hills Country Club (Pearl River, New York)

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
2 Sun September 15 boxscore T 0-0-1 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 10 10 9 215 111 104 2 8 197 60 137 3
2 Sun September 22 boxscore L 0-1-1 @ Washington Redskins 7 21 15 285 140 145 5 8 173 99 74 2
3 Sat September 28 boxscore W 1-1-1 @ Philadelphia Eagles 20 14 8 235 82 153 15 213 170 43 1
4 Sun October 13 boxscore W 2-1-1 Philadelphia Eagles 17 7 15 276 87 189 3 9 117 102 15 1
5 Sun October 20 boxscore W 3-1-1 Pittsburgh Steelers 12 0 14 300 142 158 6 7 148 108 40 4
6 Sun October 27 boxscore L 3-2-1 Chicago Bears 21 37 21 326 252 74 6 12 245 171 74
7 Sun November 3 boxscore W 4-2-1 @ Brooklyn Dodgers 10 7 11 174 37 137 2 13 263 190 73 3
8 Sun November 10 boxscore L 4-3-1 Cleveland Rams 0 13 15 246 44 202 4 4 120 36 84 2
9 Sun November 17 boxscore W 5-3-1 Green Bay Packers 7 3 5 120 25 95 1 16 227 95 132 4
10 Sun November 24 boxscore W 6-3-1 Washington Redskins 21 7 6 221 80 141 12 194 78 116 6
11 Sun December 1 boxscore L 6-4-1 Brooklyn Dodgers 6 14 8 163 57 106 2 15 340 130 210 3