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1956 New York Giants

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8-3-1, Finished 1st in NFL East Division  · 1956 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 4.2, Offense: 2.7, Defense: 1.4, SoS: -1.4, avg is 0.0.

Scored 264 points (22.0/g), 5th of 12 in the NFL. Allowed 197 points (16.4/g), 4th.
 Differential of 67 points (5.6/g), 3rd.  Expected W-L: 8.0-4.0.

Coach: Jim Lee Howell (8-3-1)
 Offensive Coordinator: Vince Lombardi
 Defensive Coordinator: Tom Landry

Stadium: Yankee Stadium
 Training Camp: St. Michael's College (Winooski, Vermont)


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Rnd Pick Tm Player Pos Yrs From To AP1 PB St CarAV G Cmp Att Yds TD Int Att Yds TD Rec Yds TD College/Univ
2 19 NYG Henry Moore DB 2 1956 1957 0 0 0 0 16 2 -2 0 Arkansas
3 30 NYG Sam Huff HOF LB 13 1956 1969 2 5 13 62 168 West Virginia
4 45 NYG Jim Katcavage DE 13 1956 1968 2 3 12 61 165 Dayton
5 57 NYG Don Chandler FB 12 1956 1967 0 1 12 34 154 3 3 67 0 0 13 146 0 1 5 0 Florida
6 69 NYG Fred Cason B 0 0 0 Florida
7 81 NYG Ron Nery DE 4 1960 1963 1 0 3 28 50 Kansas St.
8 93 NYG Don Holleder E 0 0 0 Army
9 105 NYG Ken Braden C 0 0 0 Texas A&M-Commerce
10 117 NYG Johnny Hermann DB 1 1956 1956 0 0 0 0 10 UCLA
11 129 NYG Dick Moloney B 0 0 0 Kentucky
13 153 NYG Ed Crawford DB 1 1957 1957 0 0 0 0 12 2 40 0 Mississippi
14 165 NYG John McMullan G 2 1960 1961 0 0 2 11 28 Notre Dame
15 177 NYG Ron Melnik T 0 0 0 Army
16 189 NYG Al Portney T 0 0 0 Missouri
17 201 NYG Tom Mooney T 0 0 0 Miami (OH)
18 213 NYG Matt Boone B 0 0 0 North Carolina Central
19 225 NYG Ray Detring B 0 0 0 Missouri
20 237 NYG Mike Falls G 2 1960 1961 0 0 1 8 25 Minnesota
21 249 NYG Don McComb DE 1 1960 1960 0 0 0 3 1 Villanova
22 261 NYG Jerry Harkrader B 0 0 0 Ohio St.
23 273 NYG Bob (Slick) McCool B 0 0 0 Mississippi
24 285 NYG Jerry Huth G 6 1956 1963 0 0 5 22 74 Wake Forest
25 297 NYG Harry Spears B 0 0 0 Florida
26 309 NYG Bev Buller B 0 0 0 Kansas
27 321 NYG Gerry Nesbitt B 0 0 0 Arkansas
28 333 NYG Bill Fuller T 0 0 0 Arkansas
29 345 NYG Jim Nelson G 0 0 0 Duke
30 356 NYG Wayne Williams E 0 0 0 Southern Illinois