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11-5-0, Finished 1st in NFC East Division  · 2005 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 7.5, Offense: 5.8, Defense: 1.7, SoS: 0.7, avg is 0.0.

Scored 422 points (26.4/g), 3rd of 32 in the NFL. Allowed 314 points (19.6/g), 14th.
 Differential of 108 points (6.8/g), 6th.  Expected W-L: 10.7-5.3.

Coach: Tom Coughlin (11-5-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: John Hufnagel
 Defensive Coordinator: Tim Lewis

Stadium: Giants Stadium
 Training Camp: SUNY Albany (Albany, New York)

Starters

Hide Non-primary Starters · ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Eli Manning 24 1 16 294 for 557, 3,762 yards, 24 td, 17 int, & 29 rushes for 80 yards and 1 td San Diego Chargers / 1st / 1st pick / 2004
RB Tiki Barber*+ 30 8 16 357 rushes for 1,860 yards, 9 td, & 54 catches for 530 yards and 2 td New York Giants / 2nd / 36th pick / 1997
FB Jim Finn 29 5 13 0 rushes for 0 yards, 0 td, & 13 catches for 98 yards and 0 td Chicago Bears / 7th / 253rd pick / 1999
WR Plaxico Burress 28 5 15 76 catches for 1,214 yards, 7 td Pittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 8th pick / 2000
WR Amani Toomer 31 9 16 60 catches for 684 yards, 7 td New York Giants / 2nd / 34th pick / 1996
TE Jeremy Shockey* 25 3 15 65 catches for 891 yards, 7 td New York Giants / 1st / 14th pick / 2002
LT Luke Petitgout 29 6 15 New York Giants / 1st / 19th pick / 1999
LG David Diehl 25 2 16 2 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 5th / 160th pick / 2003
C Shaun O'Hara 28 5 16
RG Chris Snee 23 1 16 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 2nd / 34th pick / 2004
RT Kareem McKenzie 26 4 14 2 fumbles recovered New York Jets / 3rd / 79th pick / 2001
 Defensive Starters
LDE Michael Strahan* 34 12 16 11.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 2nd / 40th pick / 1993
LDT Kendrick Clancy 27 5 15 2.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 72nd pick / 2000
RDT William Joseph 26 2 10 2.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 1st / 25th pick / 2003
RDE Osi Umenyiora*+ 24 2 16 14.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 2nd / 56th pick / 2003
LLB Reggie Torbor 24 1 9 0.0 sacks, 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 4th / 97th pick / 2004
MLB Antonio Pierce 27 4 13 2.5 sacks, 2 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered
RLB Nick Greisen 26 3 12 1.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 5th / 152nd pick / 2002
LCB Will Allen 27 4 16 0.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 1st / 22nd pick / 2001
RCB Curtis DeLoatch 24 1 13 0.0 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered
SS Gibril Wilson 24 1 16 3.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 5th / 136th pick / 2004
FS Brent Alexander 34 11 16 0.0 sacks, 4 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
 Special Teams Starters
K Jay Feely 29 4 0 35 of 42 field goals & 43 of 43 extra points
P Jeff Feagles 39 17 0 73 punts for a 42.1 average, 0 blocked
PR Chad Morton 28 5 0 47 punt returns for a 9.6 average and 1 td New Orleans Saints / 5th / 166th pick / 2000
KR Willie Ponder 25 2 0 35 kick returns for a 25.9 average and 1 td New York Giants / 6th / 199th pick / 2003

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
26 Brent Alexander 34 FS 16 16 189 5-11 Tennessee St. 7/10/1971 11 9
97 Kenderick Allen 27 14 0 318 6-6 LSU 9/14/1978 2 2
25 Will Allen 27 LCB 16 16 196 5-10 Syracuse 8/5/1978 4 7 New York Giants / 1st / 22nd pick / 2001
95 Adrian Awasom 22 5 0 275 6-5 North Texas 10/25/1983 Rook 0
21 Tiki Barber*+ 30 RB 16 16 200 5-10 Virginia 4/7/1975 8 21 New York Giants / 2nd / 36th pick / 1997
88 Sean Berton 26 14 0 272 6-4 West Virginia,North Carolina St. 10/31/1979 2 0
57 Chase Blackburn 22 lb 15 2 247 6-3 Akron 6/10/1983 Rook 3
22 Terrell Buckley 34 4 0 180 5-10 Florida St. 6/7/1971 13 0 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 5th pick / 1992
17 Plaxico Burress 28 WR 16 15 226 6-5 Michigan St. 8/12/1977 5 13 Pittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 8th pick / 2000
37 James Butler 23 db 16 1 210 6-3 Georgia Tech 9/7/1982 Rook 2
84 Tim Carter 26 wr 15 1 200 6-0 Auburn 9/21/1979 3 2 New York Giants / 2nd / 46th pick / 2002
70 Kendrick Clancy 27 LDT 16 15 305 6-1 Mississippi 9/17/1978 5 7 Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 72nd pick / 2000
30 Mike Cloud 30 1 0 205 5-10 Boston Col. 7/1/1975 6 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 54th pick / 1999
39 Curtis DeLoatch 24 RCB 16 13 217 6-2 North Carolina A&T 10/4/1981 1 6
66 David Diehl 25 LG 16 16 315 6-5 Illinois 9/15/1980 2 9 New York Giants / 5th / 160th pick / 2003
99 Damane Duckett 24 8 0 300 6-6 East Carolina 1/21/1981 1 1
51 Carlos Emmons 32 LLB 9 8 250 6-5 Arkansas St. 9/3/1973 9 4 Pittsburgh Steelers / 7th / 242nd pick / 1996
18 Jeff Feagles 39 P 16 0 215 6-1 Miami (FL) 3/7/1966 17 2
2 Jay Feely 29 K 16 0 206 5-10 Michigan 5/23/1976 4 4
20 Jim Finn 29 FB 16 13 245 6-0 Pennsylvania 12/9/1976 5 1 Chicago Bears / 7th / 253rd pick / 1999
96 Jay Foreman 29 1 0 240 6-1 Nebraska 2/18/1976 6 0 Buffalo Bills / 5th / 156th pick / 1999
52 Barrett Green 28 1 0 226 6-0 West Virginia 10/29/1977 5 0 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 50th pick / 2000
54 Nick Greisen 26 RLB 16 12 245 6-1 Wisconsin 8/10/1979 3 7 New York Giants / 5th / 152nd pick / 2002
8 Tim Hasselbeck 27 2 0 211 6-1 Boston Col. 4/6/1978 3 0
59 Alonzo Jackson 25 lb 8 1 262 6-4 Florida St. 9/15/1980 2 1 Pittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 59th pick / 2003
27 Brandon Jacobs 23 16 0 256 6-4 Southern Illinois 7/6/1982 Rook 1 New York Giants / 4th / 110th pick / 2005
94 William Joseph 26 RDT 10 10 315 6-5 Miami (FL) 9/3/1979 2 5 New York Giants / 1st / 25th pick / 2003
61 Lewis Kelly 28 1 0 306 6-4 South Carolina St. 4/21/1977 4 0 Minnesota Vikings / 7th / 248th pick / 2000
83 Matt Kranchick 26 2 0 260 6-7 Penn St. 12/13/1979 1 0 Pittsburgh Steelers / 6th / 194th pick / 2004
90 Ryan Kuehl 33 16 0 280 6-5 Virginia 1/18/1972 9 1
44 Kevin Lewis 27 lb 1 1 235 6-1 Duke 10/6/1978 5 0
10 Eli Manning 24 QB 16 16 218 6-4 Mississippi 1/3/1981 1 14 San Diego Chargers / 1st / 1st pick / 2004
67 Kareem McKenzie 26 RT 14 14 327 6-6 Penn St. 5/24/1979 4 8 New York Jets / 3rd / 79th pick / 2001
93 Eric Moore 24 8 0 255 6-4 Florida St. 2/28/1981 Rook 1 New York Giants / 6th / 186th pick / 2005
29 Chad Morton 28 PR 16 0 203 5-8 USC 4/4/1977 5 1 New Orleans Saints / 5th / 166th pick / 2000
60 Shaun O'Hara 28 C 16 16 306 6-3 Rutgers 6/23/1977 5 9
24 Will Peterson 26 db 2 2 200 6-0 Michigan,West. Illinois 6/15/1979 4 1 New York Giants / 3rd / 78th pick / 2001
77 Luke Petitgout 29 LT 15 15 310 6-6 Notre Dame 6/16/1976 6 8 New York Giants / 1st / 19th pick / 1999
55 Roman Phifer 37 2 0 248 6-2 UCLA 3/5/1968 14 0 Los Angeles Rams / 2nd / 31st pick / 1991
58 Antonio Pierce 27 MLB 13 13 240 6-1 Arizona 10/26/1978 4 8
87 Willie Ponder 25 KR 11 0 205 6-0 Tulsa,SE Missouri St. 2/14/1980 2 1 New York Giants / 6th / 199th pick / 2003
98 Fred Robbins 28 rdt 16 6 325 6-4 Wake Forest 3/25/1977 5 4 Minnesota Vikings / 2nd / 55th pick / 2000
69 Rich Seubert 26 g 4 1 305 6-5 West. Illinois 3/30/1979 4 1
82 Visanthe Shiancoe 25 te 16 4 250 6-4 Morgan St. 6/18/1980 2 1 New York Giants / 3rd / 91st pick / 2003
80 Jeremy Shockey* 25 TE 15 15 253 6-5 Miami (FL) 8/18/1980 3 10 New York Giants / 1st / 14th pick / 2002
76 Chris Snee 23 RG 16 16 314 6-3 Boston Col. 1/18/1982 1 9 New York Giants / 2nd / 34th pick / 2004
92 Michael Strahan* 34 LDE 16 16 275 6-5 Texas Southern 11/21/1971 12 14 New York Giants / 2nd / 40th pick / 1993
86 Jamaar Taylor 24 5 0 197 6-0 Notre Dame,Texas A&M 2/25/1981 1 0 New York Giants / 6th / 168th pick / 2004
81 Amani Toomer 31 WR 16 16 208 6-3 Michigan 9/8/1974 9 7 New York Giants / 2nd / 34th pick / 1996
53 Reggie Torbor 24 LLB 14 9 254 6-2 Auburn 1/25/1981 1 5 New York Giants / 4th / 97th pick / 2004
91 Justin Tuck 22 de 14 1 268 6-5 Notre Dame 3/29/1983 Rook 2 New York Giants / 3rd / 74th pick / 2005
85 David Tyree* 25 13 0 205 6-0 Syracuse 1/3/1980 2 1 New York Giants / 6th / 211th pick / 2003
72 Osi Umenyiora*+ 24 RDE 16 16 280 6-3 Troy 11/16/1981 2 16 New York Giants / 2nd / 56th pick / 2003
41 Frank Walker 24 7 0 198 5-10 Tuskegee 8/6/1981 2 1 New York Giants / 6th / 207th pick / 2003
34 Derrick Ward 25 14 0 233 5-11 Fresno St.,Ottawa (KS) 8/30/1980 1 1 New York Giants / 7th / 235th pick / 2004
23 Corey Webster 23 db 15 2 204 6-0 LSU 3/2/1982 Rook 2 New York Giants / 2nd / 43rd pick / 2005
71 Bob Whitfield 34 t 16 2 310 6-5 Stanford 10/18/1971 13 3 Atlanta Falcons / 1st / 8th pick / 1992
65 Jason Whittle 30 14 0 305 6-4 SW Missouri St. 3/7/1975 7 1
36 Shaun Williams 29 8 0 218 6-2 UCLA 10/10/1976 7 1 New York Giants / 1st / 24th pick / 1998
28 Gibril Wilson 24 SS 16 16 197 6-0 Tennessee 11/12/1981 1 8 New York Giants / 5th / 136th pick / 2004
Team Total 27.1 16 248.4 6-2.3 4.2