1973 New York Giants season

1973 New York Giants season

1973 New York Giants season
Head coach Alex Webster
Home field Yankee Stadium, Yale Bowl
Results
Record 2–11–1
Division place 5th NFC East
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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The 1973 New York Giants season was the 49th season for the club in the National Football League.

Offseason

NFL Draft

Round Pick Player Position School
1

Regular season

On September 23, the Giants played their final game at Yankee Stadium. The game was played against the Philadelphia Eagles and resulted in a 23–23 tie. The Giants played the rest of the games that season at the Yale Bowl in New Haven, Connecticut.[1] On November 18, they defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 27–13. This would become their only victory ever recorded at Yale Bowl.

Schedule

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 16, 1973 Houston Oilers W 34–14
57,979
2 September 23, 1973 Philadelphia Eagles T 23–23
62,289
3 September 30, 1973 at Cleveland Browns L 12–10
76,065
4 October 7, 1973 Green Bay Packers L 16–14
70,050
5 October 14, 1973 Washington Redskins L 21–3
70,168
6 October 21, 1973 at Dallas Cowboys L 45–28
58,741
7 October 28, 1973 at St. Louis Cardinals L 35–27
47,589
8 November 4, 1973 at Oakland Raiders L 42–0
51,200
9 November 11, 1973 Dallas Cowboys L 23–10
70,128
10 November 18, 1973 St. Louis Cardinals W 24–13
65,795
11 November 25, 1973 at Philadelphia Eagles L 20–16
63,086
12 December 2, 1973 at Washington Redskins L 27–24
53,590
13 December 10, 1973 at Los Angeles Rams L 40–6
73,328
14 December 16, 1973 Minnesota Vikings L 31–7
70,041

Standings

NFC East
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Dallas Cowboys 10 4 0 .714 382 203 W-3
Washington Redskins 10 4 0 .714 325 198 W-1
Philadelphia Eagles 5 8 1 .393 310 393 L-1
St. Louis Cardinals 4 9 1 .321 286 365 L-1
New York Giants 2 11 1 .179 226 362 L-4

Roster

Awards and honors

See also

References

  • New York Giants on Pro Football Reference
  • Giants on jt-sw.com