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1942 New York Giants (NFL) 3rd place Eastern Division 5-5-1 .500
Head Coach: Steve Owen
Assistant CoachBill Owen
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Sun8/30/1942ACleveland Rams17-14WAkron, OHRubber Bowl18073
Sat9/12/1942HEastern Army All-Stars0-16LNew York, NYPolo Grounds40000
Sat9/19/1942HWestern Army All-Stars10-7WSyracuse, NYArchbold Stadium35000
Sun9/27/1942AWashington Redskins14-7WWashington, DCGriffith Stadium34700Boxscore
Sun10/4/1942APittsburgh Steelers10-13LPittsburgh, PAForbes Field9600Boxscore
Sun10/11/1942HPhiladelphia Eagles35-17WNew York, NYPolo Grounds28264Boxscore
Sun10/18/1942AChicago Bears7-26LChicago, ILWrigley Field32000Boxscore
Sun10/25/1942ABrooklyn Dodgers7-17LNew York, NYEbbets Field23244Boxscore
Sun11/1/1942HPittsburgh Steelers9-17LNew York, NYPolo Grounds19346Boxscore
Sun11/8/1942APhiladelphia Eagles14-0WPhiladelphia, PAShibe Park13548Boxscore
Sun11/15/1942HWashington Redskins7-14LNew York, NYPolo Grounds30879Boxscore
Sun11/22/1942HGreen Bay Packers21-21TNew York, NYPolo Grounds30246Boxscore
Sun11/29/1942HChicago Cardinals21-7WNew York, NYPolo Grounds20354Boxscore
Sun12/6/1942HBrooklyn Dodgers10-0WNew York, NYPolo Grounds27449Boxscore
Exhibition game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
30O'Neale AdamsLOE-DE6-319523Arkansas1111
55Chuck AvedisianLOG-DG5-920025Providence104
11Emmett BarrettC-LB6-219226Portland110
50Kay BellOT-DT6-222028Washington State110
32Al BlozisROT-DT6-625023Georgetown (DC)1111
52Harry BuffingtonROG-DG6-020623Oklahoma State108
12Leo CantorFB-LB6-019523UCLA101
39John ChickerneoBB-DB6-020525Pittsburgh44
36Frank CopeLOT-DT6-222527Santa Clara1111
14Ward CuffWB-DB6-119230Marquette1110
60Monk EdwardsROG-DG6-321322Baylor1110
49Harold HallC-LB6-221028Springfield10
44Merle HapesQB-DB5-1019023Mississippi1110
7Mel HeinC-LB6-222533Washington State1111
29Ed HiemstraOG-DG6-019022Sterling110
21Jim Lee HowellOE-DE6-521028Arkansas100
42Bill HutchinsonB5-918026Dartmouth30
27Duce KeaheyOT-DT6-221525George Washington20
66Harry KlineOE-DE6-119629Emporia State90
34Johnny LascariROE-DE6-221024Georgetown (DC)101
31Ed LechnerOG-DG6-120023Minnesota50
4Tuffy LeemansFB-LB6-019530Oregon; George Washington86
22Frank LiebelOE-DE6-121123Norwich70
28Don LieberumB6-017524Manchester110
70Andy MarefosFB-LB6-022325St. Mary's (California)114
8Al OwenWB-DB6-019429St. Lawrence; Mercer71
25Dom PrincipeBB-DB6-020525Fordham111
33Earl SeickOG-DG6-019531Manhattan80
20Leland ShafferBB-DB6-220330Kansas State116
15Hank SoarQB6-120928Providence101
69Paul StennOT-DT6-124224Villanova110
17Bob TrocolorB6-220725Alabama; Long Island70
24Willie WallsROE-DE6-421430Texas Christian1110
DRAFT LISTRoundOverallPosCollegeNotes
Merle Hapes18BMississippi
Bob Sweiger323BMinnesota
Al Blozis538TGeorgetown (DC)
Bob Glass648BTulane
Tommy Prothro758BDuke
Tom Kearns868TMiami (Florida)
Bob Merker978EMillikin
Mike Kopcik1088EGeorgetown (DC)
John Solic1198CSt. Francis (New York)
Lenny Krouse12108BPenn State
Bob Barnett13118CDuke
Pete Layden14128BTexas
Hal Jungmichel15138GTexas
Keith Doggett16148TWichita State
Verne Miller17158THarvard
John Hovious18168BMississippi
Owen Price19178BTexas-El Paso
Adam Kretowicz20188EHoly Cross
Jimmy Blumenstock21193BFordham
Milt Hull22198TFlorida
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4th
Team Totals62383520
Opponents Totals1654762
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushPassPen3RD DOWNAttPct4TH DOWNAttPctPENYDS
Team Totals1056536448437
Opponents Totals15986621141290
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Ward Cuff21818100.031127.3039
Merle Hapes50000030
O'Neale Adams40000024
Tuffy Leemans30000018
Leo Cantor20000012
Willie Walls20000012
Hank Soar12366.7020.008
Johnny Lascari100010.006
Andy Marefos100020.006
Team Totals21202195.231618.80155
Opponents Totals19161984.23560.00139
FIELD GOALSMADEATTPCT1-1920-2930-3940-4950+
Ward Cuff31127.32/0/1/0/0/
Johnny Lascari010.00/0/0/0/0/
Andy Marefos020.00/0/0/0/0/
Hank Soar020.00/0/0/0/0/
Team Totals31618.82/0/1/0/0/
Opponents Totals3560.01/0/1/1/0/
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Merle Hapes953633.852t3
Ward Cuff381895.0150
Hank Soar491873.8491
Andy Marefos481382.9141
Leo Cantor671241.9182
Tuffy Leemans511162.3163
Don Lieberum11292.6190
Bill Hutchinson7273.9150
Al Owen8273.460
Bob Trocolor26180.7190
Leland Shaffer133.030
Team Totals40112113.052t10
Opponents Totals46614653.113
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Tuffy Leemans693550.7305558.015.950t710.145.887.5
Leo Cantor291241.4161555.312.935t13.413.456.0
Andy Marefos291137.9131766.116.060t13.4517.230.9
Bob Trocolor5360.015210.417.329120.0120.095.4
Hank Soar10330.06343.411.32000.0110.01.7
Merle Hapes22100.00-12-6.0-6.0-200.000.079.2
Bill Hutchinson4125.01-3-0.8-3.0-300.0250.00.0
Team Totals1486745.3679576.514.360106.8149.549.9
Opponents Totals22811450.09914016.112.341.8156.647.8
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Ward Cuff1626716.735t2
Merle Hapes10797.9162
Jim Lee Howell1011511.5230
Willie Walls719227.460t2
O'Neale Adams68714.524t3
Don Lieberum66510.8300
Johnny Lascari33812.7151
Leland Shaffer3206.7100
Frank Liebel25125.5290
Dom Principe23316.5170
Tuffy Leemans1-10-10.0-100
Al Owen12020.0200
Team Totals6795714.360t10
Opponents Totals114140112.34
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Merle Hapes34916.3280
Hank Soar33110.3220
Leo Cantor24623.0260
O'Neale Adams16666.066t1
Ward Cuff14343.0430
Andy Marefos11111.0110
Harry Buffington11010.0100
Ed Hiemstra199.090
John Chickerneo122.020
Mel Hein122.020
Team Totals1526917.966t1
Opponents Totals1421515.40
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
Bob Trocolor1666141.3610
Leo Cantor2076338.2631
Merle Hapes1555737.1520
John Chickerneo830237.8450
Hank Soar312642.0460
Bill Hutchinson26532.5390
Dom Principe13232.0320
Team Totals65250638.663130.5
Opponents Totals6439331.5
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Merle Hapes1117015.5320
Leo Cantor56913.8300
Ward Cuff45413.5210
Hank Soar3299.7220
Tuffy Leemans22613.0150
Bob Trocolor22412.0130
Al Owen22010.0200
Bill Hutchinson111.010
Don Lieberum100.000
Team Totals3139312.7320
Opponents Totals4013.21
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Merle Hapes921523.9340
Hank Soar513426.8420
Ward Cuff37826.0330
Leland Shaffer24020.0220
Willie Walls22613.0150
Bob Trocolor13535.0350
Leo Cantor12424.0240
Don Lieberum11212.0120
Team Totals2456423.5420
Opponents Totals351
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Team Totals157819270
Opponents Totals3619177240
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