1946 New York Giants season

1946 New York Giants season

This article is about the football team. For the baseball team of the same name in 1946, see 1946 New York Giants (MLB) season.
1946 New York Giants season
Head coach Steve Owen
Home field Polo Grounds
Results
Record 7–3–1
Division place 1st NFL Eastern
Playoff finish Lost NFL Championship 24–14 (Bears)
Timeline
Previous season      Next season
< 1945      1947 >

The 1946 New York Giants season was the 22nd season for the club in the National Football League.

Schedule

Week Date Opponent Result
1 October 1, 1946 at Boston Yanks W 17–0
2 October 6, 1946 at Pittsburgh Steelers W 17–14
3 October 13, 1946 at Washington Redskins L 24–14
4 October 20, 1946 Chicago Cardinals W 28–24
5 October 27, 1946 Chicago Bears W 14–0
6 November 3, 1946 at Philadelphia Eagles L 24–14
7 November 10, 1946 Philadelphia Eagles W 45–17
8 November 17, 1946 Boston Yanks T 28–28
9 November 24, 1946 Pittsburgh Steelers W 7–0
10 December 1, 1946 Los Angeles Rams L 31–21
11 December 8, 1946 Washington Redskins W 31–0

Playoffs

Week Date Opponent Result
Championship December 15, 1946 Chicago Bears L 24–14

Standings

NFL Eastern
W L T PCT PF PA STK
New York Giants 7 3 1 .700 236 162 W-1
Philadelphia Eagles 6 5 0 .545 231 220 W-2
Pittsburgh Steelers 5 5 1 .500 136 117 L-2
Washington Redskins 5 5 1 .500 171 191 L-2
Boston Yanks 2 8 1 .200 189 273 L-1

See also