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1950 New York Giants

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10-2-0, Finished 1st in NFL American Division  · 1950 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 10.3, Offense: 0.3, Defense: 10.0, SoS: 0.5, avg is 0.0.

Scored 268 points (22.3/g), 6th of 13 in the NFL. Allowed 150 points (12.5/g), 3rd.
 Differential of 118 points (9.8/g), 3rd.  Expected W-L: 9.6-2.4.

Coach: Steve Owen (10-2-0)

 Training Camp: Saranac High School Field/Eagles "Nest" Residence (Saranac Lake, New York)

Starters

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),Hide Non-primary Starters
Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Charlie Conerly* 29 2 8 56 for 132, 1,000 yards, 8 td, 7 int, & 23 rushes for 22 yards and 1 td Washington Redskins / 13th / 127th pick / 1945
FB Eddie Price 25 Rook 0 126 rushes for 703 yards, 4 td, & 4 catches for 30 yards and 0 td New York Giants / 2nd / 20th pick / 1950
LH Gene Roberts* 27 3 0 116 rushes for 483 yards, 4 td, & 11 catches for 144 yards and 1 td New York Giants / 8th / 65th pick / 1946
RH Randy Clay 22 Rook 0 74 rushes for 254 yards, 2 td, & 7 catches for 69 yards and 0 td New York Giants / 3rd / 33rd pick / 1950
LE Bill Swiacki 28 2 0 20 catches for 280 yards, 3 td Boston Yanks / 16th / 142nd pick / 1946
LT Jim White 30 4 0 1 fumble recovered
LG Bill Milner 28 3 0 2 fumbles recovered Chicago Bears / 15th / 150th pick / 1944
C John Rapacz 26 2 0 2 fumbles recovered Boston Yanks / 3rd / 15th pick / 1947
RG Bill Austin 22 1 0 New York Giants / 13th / 126th pick / 1949
RT John Sanchez 30 3 0 New York Giants / 9th / 81st pick / 1944
RE Ray Poole* 29 3 0 New York Giants / 13th / 125th pick / 1944
 Defensive Starters
LDE Jim Duncan 25 Rook 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Cleveland Browns / 9th / 117th pick / 1950
LDT Arnie Weinmeister*+ 27 2 0 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Bos/Bkn Yanks/Tigers / 17th / 166th pick / 1945
MG Jon Baker 27 1 0 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Los Angeles Rams / 7th / 67th pick / 1949
RDT Al DeRogatis* 23 1 0 0 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 2nd / 14th pick / 1949
RDE Ray Poole* 29 3 0 1 interception, 5 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 13th / 125th pick / 1944
LLB John Cannady* 27 3 0 2 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 3rd / 22nd pick / 1947
RLB Dick Woodard 24 1 0 1 interception, 3 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 21st / 186th pick / 1948
LDH Emlen Tunnell* 26 2 0 7 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
RDH Harmon Rowe 27 3 0 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 18th pick / 1946
LS Tom Landry 26 1 0 2 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 20th / 184th pick / 1947
RS Otto Schnellbacher* 27 2 0 8 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Chicago Cardinals / 25th / 231st pick / 1947
 Special Teams Starters
K Ray Poole* 29 3 0 5 of 11 field goals & 30 of 34 extra points New York Giants / 13th / 125th pick / 1944
P Tom Landry 26 1 0 58 punts for a 36.8 average, 1 blocked New York Giants / 20th / 184th pick / 1947
PR Emlen Tunnell* 26 2 0 31 punt returns for a 9.8 average and 0 td
KR Joe Scott 24 2 0 14 kick returns for a 25.1 average and 0 td New York Giants / 2nd / 12th pick / 1948

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
75 Bill Austin 22 RG 12 0 223 6-1 Oregon St. 10/18/1928 1 New York Giants / 13th / 126th pick / 1949
60 Jon Baker 27 MG 12 0 214 6-2 California 6/14/1923 1 Los Angeles Rams / 7th / 67th pick / 1949
52 John Cannady* 27 LLB 11 0 227 6-2 Indiana 5/9/1923 3 New York Giants / 3rd / 22nd pick / 1947
12 Randy Clay 22 RH 12 0 188 6-0 Texas 5/30/1928 Rook New York Giants / 3rd / 33rd pick / 1950
42 Charlie Conerly* 29 QB 11 8 185 6-1 Mississippi 9/19/1921 2 Washington Redskins / 13th / 127th pick / 1945
78 Al DeRogatis* 23 RDT 12 0 238 6-4 Duke 5/5/1927 1 New York Giants / 2nd / 14th pick / 1949
86 Jim Duncan 25 LDE 8 0 205 6-2 Duke,Wake Forest 5/2/1925 Rook Cleveland Browns / 9th / 117th pick / 1950
74 Don Ettinger 28 12 0 213 6-2 Kansas 11/20/1922 2 New York Giants / 19th / 166th pick / 1948
41 Forrest Griffith 22 6 0 190 5-11 Kansas 2/15/1928 Rook New York Giants / 5th / 59th pick / 1950
34 Bob Jackson 29 12 0 210 5-11 North Carolina A&T 10/26/1921 Rook New York Giants / 16th / 202nd pick / 1950
49 Tom Landry 26 LS 10 0 195 6-1 Texas 9/11/1924 1 New York Giants / 20th / 184th pick / 1947
66 John Mastrangelo 24 9 0 228 6-1 Notre Dame 3/10/1926 3 Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 16th pick / 1947
88 Bob McChesney 24 12 0 190 6-2 Hardin-Simmons 10/27/1926 Rook Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 53rd pick / 1950
61 Bill Milner 28 LG 12 0 228 6-1 South Carolina,Duke 3/7/1922 3 Chicago Bears / 15th / 150th pick / 1944
80 Kelley Mote 27 9 0 189 6-2 South Carolina,Duke 4/27/1923 3 Detroit Lions / 16th / 147th pick / 1946
16 Jim Ostendarp 27 7 0 178 5-8 Drexel,Bucknell 2/15/1923 Rook
82 Ray Poole* 29 K 12 0 215 6-2 North Carolina,Mississippi 4/15/1921 3 New York Giants / 13th / 125th pick / 1944
31 Eddie Price 25 FB 10 0 190 5-11 Tulane 9/2/1925 Rook New York Giants / 2nd / 20th pick / 1950
53 John Rapacz 26 C 10 0 252 6-4 West. Michigan,Oklahoma 4/25/1924 2 Boston Yanks / 3rd / 15th pick / 1947
35 Gene Roberts* 27 LH 12 0 188 5-11 Kansas,Tenn-Chattanooga 1/20/1923 3 New York Giants / 8th / 65th pick / 1946
79 George Roman 24 6 0 242 6-4 Case Western Reserve 2/20/1926 2 Boston Yanks / 11th / 89th pick / 1948
22 Harmon Rowe 27 RDH 7 0 182 6-0 Baylor,San Francisco 8/22/1923 3 Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 18th pick / 1946
70 John Sanchez 30 RT 12 0 239 6-3 Redlands,San Francisco 10/12/1920 3 New York Giants / 9th / 81st pick / 1944
83 Otto Schnellbacher* 27 RS 12 0 188 6-4 Kansas 4/15/1923 2 Chicago Cardinals / 25th / 231st pick / 1947
30 Joe Scott 24 KR 10 0 198 6-1 Texas A&M,San Francisco 3/17/1926 2 New York Giants / 2nd / 12th pick / 1948
87 Leo Skladany 23 4 0 210 6-1 Pittsburgh 8/9/1927 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 17th / 171st pick / 1949
21 Joe Sulaitis 29 12 0 212 6-2 none 6/20/1921 7
81 Bill Swiacki 28 LE 12 0 195 6-2 Holy Cross,Columbia 10/2/1922 2 Boston Yanks / 16th / 142nd pick / 1946
20 Travis Tidwell 25 qb 8 3 185 5-10 Auburn 2/5/1925 Rook New York Giants / 1st / 7th pick / 1950
45 Emlen Tunnell* 26 LDH 12 0 187 6-1 Toledo,Iowa 3/29/1924 2
73 Arnie Weinmeister*+ 27 LDT 10 0 235 6-4 Washington 3/23/1923 2 Bos/Bkn Yanks/Tigers / 17th / 166th pick / 1945
77 Jim White 30 LT 11 0 227 6-2 Notre Dame 2/8/1920 4
85 Ellery Williams 24 12 0 185 6-0 Santa Clara 3/20/1926 Rook San Francisco 49ers / 8th / 101st pick / 1950
51 Dick Woodard 24 RLB 12 0 224 6-2 Iowa 7/26/1926 1 New York Giants / 21st / 186th pick / 1948
Team Total 26.0 12 207.5 6-1.3 1.7