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New York Giants

1940 New York Giants Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 6-4-1
Finished 3rd in the NFL's East Division

Coach: Steve Owen (6-4-1)

1940 New York Giants Roster
1940 New York Giants Game-by-Game Results

The New York Giants of the National Football League ended the 1940 season with a record of 6 wins and 4 losses and 1 tie, finishing third in the NFL's East Division. Steve Owen coached the team.


Passing:

PlayerAttCompComp %YdsYds/AttTDsTD %IntsInt %LongSackedYds LostRating
Eddie Miller733547.95056.945.579.660 49.5
Kay Eakin431739.51994.600.037.025.2
Tuffy Leemans311548.41595.126.539.745.7
Len Barnum23939.11506.5313.028.765.2
Grenny Lansdell3266.7237.700.000.089.6
Walt Nielsen100.000.000.000.039.6
Totals1747844.810366.095.2158.660 00
Opponents2349138.912425.373.0239.8

Rushing:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Tuffy Leemans1324743.61
Walt Nielsen732693.71
Hank Soar802463.11
Eddie Miller652063.21
Len Barnum481282.70
Ward Cuff15865.71
Lee Shaffer7202.91
Kay Eakin14201.40
Al Owen2105.00
Grenny Lansdell791.30
Dom Principe1180.70
Totals45414763.36
Opponents4139772.48

Receiving:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Lee Shaffer151218.12
Jim Howell1425518.22
Ward Cuff1322016.91
Jim Poole1015615.638 3
Chuck Gelatka6569.30
Max Harrison49624.00
Hank Soar4369.012 1
Jack Hinkle3237.70
Bolo Perdue22814.00
Walt Nielsen2178.518 0
Nello Falaschi294.50
Len Barnum11515.015 0
Al Owen155.00
John McLaughry1-1-1.0-1 0
Totals78103613.338 9
Opponents9112425.37

Kicking:

PlayerXPAXPMXP %FGAFGMFG %Pts.
Ward Cuff99100.08562.524
Len Barnum7685.74125.09
Hank Soar0.010.00
Totals161593.813646.233
Opponents181688.930.025

Punting:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.Long
Len Barnum39157140.364
Eddie Miller1973138.552
Kay Eakin1145441.368
Walt Nielsen14242.042
Totals70279840.068
Opponents0.0

Interceptions:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Doug Oldershaw44812.018 0
Lee Shaffer4143.50
Len Barnum24824.039 0
Hank Soar22713.50
Ward Cuff2168.015 0
Mel Hein2157.50
Eddie Miller252.50
Nello Falaschi12323.023 0
Johnny Dell Isola11616.016 0
Dom Principe11212.012 0
Jim Howell100.00
Tuffy Leemans100.00
Totals232249.739 0
Opponents150.0 

Defense and Fumbles:

TacklesFumblesKicks
PlayerTackleSoloAssistTFLTFL YdsBrupQBHFumF RecF Rec YdsFR TDFFK Blk
John Mellus1
Totals0000000000100
Opponents11

Total Scoring:

TouchdownsOtherTotal
PlayerRushRecPuntKickIntFumOtherFGXP2 PtSafPoints
Walt Nielsen1006
Jim Poole3018
Lee Shaffer120018
Hank Soar110012
Eddie Miller1006
John Mellus106
Ward Cuff11005936
Jim Howell20012
Tuffy Leemans1006
Len Barnum0000169
Totals6901061500129
Opponents87316133