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1960 New York Giants

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6-4-2, NFL East Division  · 1960 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 1.9, Offense: 1.6, Defense: 0.3, SoS: 1.1, avg is 0.0.

Scored 271 points (22.6/g), 6th of 13 in the NFL. Allowed 261 points (21.8/g), 8th.
 Differential of 10 points (0.8/g), 7th.  Expected W-L: 6.3-5.7.

Coach: Jim Lee Howell (6-4-2)

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

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Charlie Conerly 39 12 7 66 for 134, 954 yards, 8 td, 7 int, & 14 rushes for 1 yards and 0 td Washington Redskins / 13th / 127th pick / 1945
FB Mel Triplett 29 5 0 124 rushes for 573 yards, 4 td, & 5 catches for 48 yards and 2 td New York Giants / 5th / 56th pick / 1955
LH Frank Gifford 30 8 0 77 rushes for 232 yards, 4 td, & 24 catches for 344 yards and 3 td New York Giants / 1st / 11th pick / 1952
RH Joe Morrison 23 1 0 103 rushes for 346 yards, 2 td, & 29 catches for 367 yards and 3 td New York Giants / 3rd / 34th pick / 1959
SE Kyle Rote 32 9 0 42 catches for 750 yards, 10 td New York Giants / 1st / 1st pick / 1951
TE Bob Schnelker 32 7 0 38 catches for 610 yards, 2 td Cleveland Browns / 29th / 377th pick / 1950
LT Rosey Brown* 28 7 0 New York Giants / 27th / 321st pick / 1953
LG Darrell Dess 25 2 0 Washington Redskins / 11th / 126th pick / 1958
C Ray Wietecha* 32 7 12 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 12th / 150th pick / 1950
RG Jack Stroud* 32 7 0 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 5th / 61st pick / 1951
RT Frank Youso 24 2 0 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 2nd / 23rd pick / 1958
 Defensive Starters
LDE Jim Katcavage 26 4 0 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 4th / 45th pick / 1956
LDT Dick Modzelewski 29 7 0 Washington Redskins / 2nd / 16th pick / 1953
RDT Rosey Grier* 28 5 0 New York Giants / 3rd / 31st pick / 1955
RDE Andy Robustelli*+ 35 9 0 Los Angeles Rams / 19th / 228th pick / 1951
LLB Cliff Livingston 30 6 0 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered
MLB Sam Huff* 26 4 0 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 3rd / 30th pick / 1956
RLB Harland Svare 30 7 0 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Los Angeles Rams / 17th / 204th pick / 1953
LCB Lindon Crow 27 5 0 3 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered Chicago Cardinals / 2nd / 14th pick / 1955
RCB Dick Lynch 24 2 0 3 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Washington Redskins / 6th / 66th pick / 1958
LS Dick Nolan 28 6 0 3 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 4th / 41st pick / 1954
RS Jimmy Patton*+ 27 5 0 6 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 8th / 92nd pick / 1955
 Special Teams Starters
K Pat Summerall 30 8 0 13 of 26 field goals & 32 of 32 extra points Detroit Lions / 4th / 45th pick / 1952
P Don Chandler 26 4 0 31 punts for a 40.5 average, 0 blocked New York Giants / 5th / 57th pick / 1956
PR Bill Stits 29 6 0 18 punt returns for a 9.2 average and 0 td Detroit Lions / 4th / 44th pick / 1954
KR Bill Stits 29 6 0 20 kick returns for a 24.3 average and 0 td Detroit Lions / 4th / 44th pick / 1954

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
78 Don Boll 33 11 0 270 6-2 Nebraska 7/16/1927 7 3 Washington Redskins / 4th / 40th pick / 1953
79 Rosey Brown* 28 LT 12 0 255 6-3 Morgan St. 10/20/1932 7 9 New York Giants / 27th / 321st pick / 1953
34 Don Chandler 26 P 8 0 215 6-2 Florida 9/5/1934 4 2 New York Giants / 5th / 57th pick / 1956
42 Charlie Conerly 39 QB 12 7 185 6-1 Mississippi 9/19/1921 12 4 Washington Redskins / 13th / 127th pick / 1945
74 Lou Cordileone 23 11 0 250 6-1 Clemson 8/4/1937 Rook 4 New York Giants / 1st / 12th pick / 1960
60 Bill Crawford 23 4 0 235 6-2 British Columbia 7/17/1937 Rook 3
41 Lindon Crow 27 LCB 12 0 195 6-1 USC 4/4/1933 5 7 Chicago Cardinals / 2nd / 14th pick / 1955
62 Darrell Dess 25 LG 9 0 243 6-0 North Carolina St. 7/11/1935 2 5 Washington Redskins / 11th / 126th pick / 1958
16 Frank Gifford 30 LH 8 0 197 6-1 USC 8/16/1930 8 6 New York Giants / 1st / 11th pick / 1952
76 Rosey Grier* 28 RDT 12 0 284 6-5 Penn St. 7/14/1932 5 8 New York Giants / 3rd / 31st pick / 1955
11 Lee Grosscup 24 4 0 187 6-1 Washington,Utah 12/27/1936 Rook 1 New York Giants / 1st / 10th pick / 1959
70 Sam Huff* 26 MLB 12 0 230 6-1 West Virginia 10/4/1934 4 11 New York Giants / 3rd / 30th pick / 1956
73 Proverb Jacobs 25 8 0 258 6-4 California 5/25/1935 2 3 Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 17th pick / 1958
75 Jim Katcavage 26 LDE 8 0 237 6-3 Dayton 10/28/1934 4 7 New York Giants / 4th / 45th pick / 1956
86 Bill Kimber 24 3 0 192 6-2 Florida St. 1/31/1936 1 3
24 Phil King 24 10 0 223 6-4 Vanderbilt 6/22/1936 2 1 New York Giants / 1st / 12th pick / 1958
30 Jim Leo 23 12 0 225 6-1 Cincinnati 6/18/1937 Rook 4 New York Giants / 3rd / 36th pick / 1960
89 Cliff Livingston 30 LLB 11 0 218 6-3 UCLA 7/2/1930 6 7
22 Dick Lynch 24 RCB 12 0 202 6-1 Notre Dame 4/29/1936 2 7 Washington Redskins / 6th / 66th pick / 1958
77 Dick Modzelewski 29 LDT 12 0 250 6-0 Maryland 2/16/1931 7 6 Washington Redskins / 2nd / 16th pick / 1953
40 Joe Morrison 23 RH 12 0 210 6-1 Cincinnati 8/21/1937 1 7 New York Giants / 3rd / 34th pick / 1959
25 Dick Nolan 28 LS 10 0 185 6-1 Maryland 3/26/1932 6 6 New York Giants / 4th / 41st pick / 1954
20 Jimmy Patton*+ 27 RS 12 0 183 5-11 Mississippi 9/29/1933 5 13 New York Giants / 8th / 92nd pick / 1955
21 Lee Riley 28 12 0 192 6-1 Detroit Mercy 8/24/1932 5 4 Detroit Lions / 4th / 48th pick / 1955
81 Andy Robustelli*+ 35 RDE 12 0 230 6-1 Arnold 12/6/1925 9 12 Los Angeles Rams / 19th / 228th pick / 1951
44 Kyle Rote 32 SE 12 0 199 6-0 SMU 10/27/1928 9 9 New York Giants / 1st / 1st pick / 1951
52 Bob Schmidt 24 11 0 248 6-4 Minnesota 7/9/1936 1 3 Chicago Cardinals / 14th / 159th pick / 1958
85 Bob Schnelker 32 TE 12 0 214 6-3 Bowling Green 10/17/1928 7 7 Cleveland Browns / 29th / 377th pick / 1950
82 Tom Scott 30 12 0 218 6-2 Virginia 9/3/1930 7 4 Los Angeles Rams / 5th / 60th pick / 1953
15 George Shaw 27 qb 9 5 183 6-1 Oregon 7/25/1933 5 5 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 1st pick / 1955
83 Bob Simms 22 9 0 230 6-1 Rutgers 9/3/1938 Rook 4 New York Giants / 10th / 120th pick / 1960
48 Bill Stits 29 KR 12 0 194 6-4 UCLA 7/26/1931 6 0 Detroit Lions / 4th / 44th pick / 1954
66 Jack Stroud* 32 RG 12 0 235 6-1 Tennessee 1/29/1928 7 9 New York Giants / 5th / 61st pick / 1951
88 Pat Summerall 30 K 12 0 228 6-4 Arkansas 5/10/1930 8 3 Detroit Lions / 4th / 45th pick / 1952
26 Ed Sutton 25 12 0 205 6-1 North Carolina 3/16/1935 3 1 Washington Redskins / 3rd / 33rd pick / 1957
84 Harland Svare 30 RLB 12 0 214 6-0 Washington St. 11/15/1930 7 7 Los Angeles Rams / 17th / 204th pick / 1953
33 Mel Triplett 29 FB 12 0 215 6-1 Toledo 12/24/1931 5 5 New York Giants / 5th / 56th pick / 1955
29 Alex Webster 29 8 0 225 6-3 North Carolina St. 4/19/1931 5 2 Washington Redskins / 11th / 123rd pick / 1953
55 Ray Wietecha* 32 C 12 12 225 6-1 Michigan St.,Northwestern 11/4/1928 7 7 New York Giants / 12th / 150th pick / 1950
72 Frank Youso 24 RT 12 0 257 6-4 Minnesota 7/5/1936 2 5 New York Giants / 2nd / 23rd pick / 1958
Team Total 27.6 12 221.0 6-1.8 4.6