1950 New York Giants season

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1950 New York Giants season
Head coach Steve Owen
Home field Polo Grounds
Results
Record 10–2
Division place T-1st NFL American
Playoff finish Lost American Conference playoff 8–3 (Browns)

The 1950 New York Giants season was in total, the 26th season for the club in the National Football League.

Schedule

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance Stadium
1 September 17, 1950 at Pittsburgh W 18–7
24,699
Forbes Field
2 Bye
3 October 1, 1950 at Cleveland W 6–0
37,647
Cleveland Stadium
4 October 8, 1950 at Washington W 21–17
19,288
Griffith Stadium
5 October 15, 1950 Pittsburgh L 6–17
21,725
Polo Grounds
6 October 22, 1950 Cleveland W 17–13
41,734
Polo Grounds
7 October 29, 1950 at Chicago Cardinals L 3–17
23,964
Comiskey Park
8 November 5, 1950 Washington W 24–21
23,909
Polo Grounds
9 November 12, 1950 Chicago Cardinals W 51–21
22,380
Polo Grounds
10 November 19, 1950 at Baltimore W 55–20
14,573
Municipal Stadium
11 November 26, 1950 Philadelphia W 7–3
24,093
Polo Grounds
12 December 3, 1950 New York Yanks W 51–7
41,630
Polo Grounds
13 December 10, 1950 at Philadelphia W 9–7
26,440
Shibe Park
  • Bold equals notable games during the season.
  • Italics equal upset loss.

Playoffs

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance Stadium
Divisional December 17, 1950 at Cleveland Browns L 3–8
33,054
Cleveland Stadium

Standings

NFL American Conference
W L T PCT CONF PF PA STK
Cleveland Browns 10 2 0 .833 8–2 310 144 W6
New York Giants 10 2 0 .833 8–2 268 150 W6
Pittsburgh Steelers 6 6 0 .500 5–5 180 195 W1
Philadelphia Eagles 6 6 0 .500 4–6 254 141 L4
Chicago Cardinals 5 7 0 .417 3–6 233 287 L1
Washington Redskins 3 9 0 .250 1–8 232 326 L1

Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972.

See also