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1981 New York Giants

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9-7-0, Finished 3rd in NFC East Division  · 1981 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 3.4, Offense: -2.2, Defense: 5.5, SoS: 1.0, avg is 0.0.

Scored 295 points (18.4/g), 22nd of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 257 points (16.1/g), 3rd.
 Differential of 38 points (2.4/g), 13th.  Expected W-L: 9.3-6.7.

Coach: Ray Perkins (9-7-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Bill Parcells
 Other Notable Asst.: Bill Belichick (Special Teams/Linebackers) and Romeo Crennel (Special Teams/Defensive Assistant)

Stadium: Giants Stadium
 Training Camp: Pace University (Pleasantville, New York)

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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
1 2 NYG Lawrence Taylor HOF LB 13 1981 1993 8 10 13 137 184 North Carolina
2 32 NYG Dave Young TE 3 1981 1984 0 0 1 1 25 19 213 3 Purdue
3 59 NYG John Mistler WR 4 1981 1984 0 0 1 7 45 0 1 0 0 0 72 737 3 Arizona St.
4 85 NYG Cliff Chatman RB 1 1982 1982 0 0 0 1 6 22 80 2 1 13 0 Central Oklahoma
5 115 NYG Bill Neill NT 4 1981 1984 0 0 2 15 40 Pittsburgh
6 145 NYG Melvin Hoover WR 4 1982 1987 0 0 0 3 32 1 5 0 16 364 2 Arizona St.
6 165 NYG Edward O'Neal RB 0 0 0 Tuskegee
7 168 NYG Louis Jackson RB 1 1981 1981 0 0 0 1 11 27 68 1 3 25 0 Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo
8 197 NYG John Powers G 0 0 0 Michigan
8 207 NYG Mark Reed QB 1 1983 1983 0 0 0 0 1 6 10 34 0 1 2 27 0 Moorhead State (MN)
8 221 NYG Billy Ard G 11 1981 1991 0 0 8 51 148 Wake Forest
9 224 NYG Byron Hunt LB 8 1981 1988 0 0 2 18 100 SMU
10 250 NYG Mike Barker DT 0 0 0 Grambling St.
12 307 NYG Mike Maher TE 0 0 0 West. Illinois