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1939 New York Giants (NFL) 1st place Eastern Division 9-1-1 .900
Head Coach: Steve Owen
Assistant CoachBo Molenda
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Wed8/30/1939ACollege All-Stars9-0WChicago, ILSoldier Field81456
Thu9/7/1939HEastern College All-Stars10-0WNew York, NYPolo Grounds38667
Fri9/15/1939AEastern College All-Stars31-0WProvidence, RICranston Stadium12000
Sun9/24/1939APhiladelphia Eagles13-3WPhiladelphia, PAMunicipal Stadium30864Boxscore
Sun10/1/1939AWashington Redskins0-0TWashington, DCGriffith Stadium26341Boxscore
Sun10/8/1939APittsburgh Pirates14-7WPittsburgh, PAForbes Field9663Boxscore
Sun10/15/1939HPhiladelphia Eagles27-10WNew York, NYPolo Grounds34471Boxscore
Sun10/22/1939HChicago Bears16-13WNew York, NYPolo Grounds58693Boxscore
Sun10/29/1939ABrooklyn Dodgers7-6WNew York, NYEbbets Field34032Boxscore
Sun11/5/1939ADetroit Lions14-18LDetroit, MIBriggs Stadium48492Boxscore
Sun11/12/1939HChicago Cardinals17-7WNew York, NYPolo Grounds28217Boxscore
Sun11/19/1939HPittsburgh Pirates23-7WNew York, NYPolo Grounds19372Boxscore
Sun11/26/1939HBrooklyn Dodgers28-7WNew York, NYPolo Grounds30144Boxscore
Sun12/3/1939HWashington Redskins9-7WNew York, NYPolo Grounds62404Boxscore
Sun12/10/1939AGreen Bay Packers0-27LWest Allis, WIWisconsin State Fair Park32279League Championship
Non-league game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
10Len BarnumFB-LB6'020027West Virginia Wesleyan112
18Dale BurnettWB-DB6'118731Emporia State110
55Pete ColeROG-DG5'1121523Trinity (Texas)100
36Frank CopeLOT-DT6'222524Santa Clara118
14Ward CuffWB-DB6'119227Marquette98
22Ed DanowskiQB-DB6'120028Fordham119
2Johnny Dell IsolaQB-DB5'1120127Fordham1111
28Nello FalaschiBB-DB6'019526Santa Clara119
34Stan GalazinC-LB6'321324Villanova30
29Chuck GelatkaLOE-DB6'118525Mississippi State100
7Mel HeinC-LB6'222530Washington State1110
21Jim Lee HowellROE-DE6'521025Arkansas75
31Larry JohnsonC-LB6'322330Haskell Indian41
11Bull KarcisFB-LB5'922331Carnegie Mellon100
27Harry KlineLOE-DE6'119626Emporia State90
4Tuffy LeemansQB-DB6'019527Oregon; George Washington102
5Ken LundayC-LB6'321527Northeastern Oklahoma JC; Arkansas110
33John MellusROT-DT6'021422Villanova118
9Eddie MillerQB-DB5'1016623New Mexico Military Institute JC; New Mexico State80
39Doug OldershawLOG-DG6'019524UC Santa Barbara100
6Al OwenFB-LB6'019426St. Lawrence; Mercer61
44Ox ParryROT-DT6'423025Baylor113
23Jim PooleLOE-DE6'221824Mississippi1111
13Kink RichardsFB-LB5'1119529Des Moines; Simpson92
20Leland ShafferBB-DB6'220327Kansas State92
15Hank SoarFB-LB6'120925Providence116
30Ken StrongFB-LB6'020633New York University93
42Orville TuttleROG-DG5'921027Phillips; Oklahoma City1111
24Willie WallsROE-DE6'421427Texas Christian106
66Art WhiteG5'821724Alabama50
50Ed WidsethLOT-DT6'122329Minnesota-Crookston JC; Minnesota113
DRAFT LISTRoundOverallPosCollegeNotes
Walt Nielsen110BArizona
John Chickerneo325BPittsburgh
Don Willis540BClemson
Jerry Ginney650GSanta Clara
Lloyd Woodell760CArkansas
Pete Zagar870TStanford
Bob Mills980TNebraska
Tom Roberts1090TDePaul
Merle Miller11100BWashington
Bruno Schroeder12110ETexas A&M
Sam Aills13120BCentenary
George Watson14130BNorth Carolina
Gil Duggan15140TOklahoma
Ted Panish16150BBradley
Jack Sanders17160TSouthern Methodist
Will Dolman18170ECalifornia
Bill Paulman19180BStanford
Lyle Smith20190GTulane
Mario Tonelli21195BNotre Dame
Jack Rhodes22200GTexas
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4th
Team Totals23505144
Opponents Totals1224643
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushPassPen3RD DOWNAttPct4TH DOWNAttPctPENYDS
Team Totals109267
Opponents Totals
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Ward Cuff266100.071643.8039
Tuffy Leemans50000030
Len Barnum233100.03742.9024
Hank Soar322100.0010.0020
Ken Strong077100.04850.0019
Jim Lee Howell20000012
Harry Kline1000006
Eddie Miller1000006
Al Owen1000006
Kink Richards1000006
Team Totals181818100.0143243.80168
Opponents Totals97977.88085
FIELD GOALSMADEATTPCT1-1920-2930-3940-4950+
Len Barnum3742.90/1/1/1/0/
Ward Cuff71643.81/1/2/3/0/
Hank Soar010.00/0/0/0/0/
Ken Strong4850.03/1/0/0/0/
Team Totals143243.84/3/3/4/0/
Opponents Totals82/1/3/2/0/
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Tuffy Leemans1284293.43
Len Barnum912372.62
Hank Soar661582.42
Kink Richards401172.91
Ward Cuff231024.40
Eddie Miller30993.31
Bull Karcis31933.00
Ed Danowski25210.870
Al Owen8111.40
Leland Shaffer362.030
Nello Falaschi144.040
Dale Burnett133.030
Ken Strong111.010
Team Totals44812812.99
Opponents Totals40612163.05
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Ed Danowski1014241.6534374.310.433.065.939.9
Eddie Miller231356.581958.515.028.728.777.3
Tuffy Leemans261246.2121987.616.500.027.740.2
Len Barnum27829.6181415.217.6311.113.770.4
Team Totals1777542.4919715.512.984.5116.249.4
Opponents Totals2228940.19812835.814.431.43515.824.5
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Hank Soar1213411.20
Ward Cuff10838.32
Dale Burnett88610.80
Tuffy Leemans818523.1502
Jim Poole79914.10
Chuck Gelatka67111.80
Jim Lee Howell511222.42
Nello Falaschi4276.8250
Harry Kline44411.01
Len Barnum35016.7170
Al Owen24522.5391
Kink Richards284.080
Leland Shaffer284.050
Willie Walls2199.5110
Team Totals7597112.98
Opponents Totals89128314.43
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Hank Soar1
Team Totals351
Opponents Totals110
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
Len Barnum29118140.7600
Ed Danowski29110538.1561
Ken Strong527755.4690
Eddie Miller518336.6470
Kink Richards13939.0390
Team Totals69278540.4691
Opponents Totals534
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Team Totals5340
Opponents Totals0
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Team Totals0
Opponents Totals0
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Team Totals21100
Opponents Totals101
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