1947 Jersey City Giants (AFL) 3rd place Eastern Division 5-5-0 .500
Head Coach: Bill Owen
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Wed9/17/1947HPaterson Panthers14-21LJersey City, NJRoosevelt Stadium
Tue9/23/1947HNew York Giants0-21LJersey City, NJRoosevelt, NJ3000
Sun9/28/1947HBethlehem Bulldogs20-16WJersey City, NJRoosevelt Stadium4500
Sun10/5/1947HWilmington Clippers20-7WJersey City, NJRoosevelt Stadium6500
Sun10/12/1947HBloomfield Cardinals7-14LJersey City, NJRoosevelt Stadium10000
Wed10/15/1947AWilmington Clippers0-13LWilmington, DEWilmington Park4200
Sun10/19/1947HLong Island Indians-Jersey City, NJRoosevelt StadiumCanceled
Sun10/19/1947HRichmond Rebels10-0WJersey City, NJRoosevelt Stadium
Sun10/26/1947APaterson Panthers3-0WPaterson, NJHinchliffe Stadium9500
Wed10/29/1947ABethlehem Bulldogs0-13LBethlehem, PALiberty Stadium11000
Sun11/2/1947HWilkes-Barre Barons37-0WJersey City, NJRoosevelt Stadium
Sun11/9/1947HPaterson Panthers17-24LJersey City, NJRoosevelt Stadium
Sun11/16/1947AWilkes-Barre Barons31-21WWilkes-Barre, PAArtillery Park1046
Sun11/23/1947ABloomfield Cardinals14-36LBloomfield, NJFoley Field6200
Non-league game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
32Phil AhweshHB5'1018528Duquesne93
12Ben BarberB6'018726John Carroll40
4Ed BensonFB6'121024Fordham70
14Dave BrownHB5'1119027Alabama11
10Len CalligaroQB5'1119026Wisconsin109
30Vince CommisaG5'919026Notre Dame98
7Max CulverHB-FB5'1119024Oklahoma; Long Beach CC; San Jose State106
52Lou DePaloE6'022029Villanova21
46Roy DidukT-G6'221625Temple82
5John DzitkoQB5'919324Villanova31
4Bill EricksonG-C5'1021227Georgetown (DC)91
18Art FairclothHB6'019326North Carolina State; Guilford107
20Charlie FisherB5'1119327Wisconsin; Tulane40
42Bernie FitzgeraldG6'222025Baylor; St. Mary's (Texas); Texas10
21Leon GajeckiC6'020830Penn State84
66Rex JohnT6'222029Wisconsin1010
48Roger KaneT-G6'323023Iowa90
8Earl LambertFB6'120023Manhattan31
34Frank LaneE6'220521none70
77Hank MajlingerT6'321628New York University40
40Don McCaffertyE6'422026Ohio State103
14Bobby MorrisFB-HB5'1118022Southern California87
35Frank MurrayG5'920924none11
14Marty O'HaganE6'219032Portland1010
45Sam OsoskiB5'818025Fordham40
11Jim ReynoldsFB-HB6'119027Auburn105
28Alex SchibanoffT6'121828Franklin & Marshall108
5George TitusC5'1018525Holy Cross86
22Carl TomaselloE6'121530Scranton20
41John TreadwayT6'425830Lon Morris JC; Hardin-Simmons40
26Frank UmontG5'1122030none90
18Johnny WeissE6'219825none106
Bobby WorstHB5'1118021North Carolina State50
55John ZegerG6'020528Washington1010
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4th
Team Totals31294534
Opponents Totals21371357
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Marty O'Hagan4000024
Don McCafferty3000018
Johnny Weiss3000018
Rex John07887.53016
Ed Benson2010.00012
Dave Brown100006
Len Calligaro100006
Max Culver100006
Art Faircloth100006
Frank Lane100006
Jim Reynolds100006
Team Totals18168119.850139
Opponents Totals18141877.820128
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Ed Benson1
Art Faircloth1
Jim Reynolds1
Team Totals3
Opponents Totals9
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Art Faircloth1749252.97511226.412.284.674.071.6
Phil Ahwesh632742.9324016.414.923.246.348.4
Team Totals10
Opponents Totals9
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Max Culver2032316.21
Jim Reynolds181709.40
Johnny Weiss1529019.33
Don McCafferty1415310.93
Len Calligaro1414610.40
Dave Brown1
Frank Lane1
Marty O'Hagan1
Team Totals10
Opponents Totals9
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Ed Benson1
Len Calligaro1
Marty O'Hagan1
Team Totals3
Opponents Totals0
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
Art Faircloth4840.0
Team Totals
Opponents Totals
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Phil Ahwesh1315511.90
Bobby Morris89211.50
Team Totals0
Opponents Totals0
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Team Totals0
Opponents Totals0
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Marty O'Hagan1
Team Totals1
Opponents Totals0
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