1940 New York Giants Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 6-4-1
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's East Division
Coach: Steve Owen (6-4-1)
Location: New York, New York
1940 New York Giants Roster
1940 New York Giants 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 ties, finishing third in the NFL's East Division. Steve Owen coached the team.

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Passing:

Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Eddie Miller733547.95056.945.579.66049.5
Kay Eakin431739.51994.600.037.0025.2
Tuffy Leemans311548.41595.126.539.7045.7
Len Barnum23939.11506.5313.028.7065.2
Grenny Lansdell3266.7237.700.000.0089.6
Walt Nielsen100.000.000.000.0039.6
Totals1747844.810366.095.2158.660 

Rushing:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
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

Receiving:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
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

Kicking:

Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Ward Cuff99100.08562.524
Len Barnum7685.74125.09
Hank Soar10.00
Totals161593.813646.233

Punting:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Len Barnum39157140.364
Eddie Miller1973138.552
Kay Eakin1145441.368
Walt Nielsen14242.042
Totals70279840.068

Interceptions:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
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
Tuffy Leemans100.00
Jim Howell100.00
Totals232249.739 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Brup Fum FRec FYds FTD FF
John Mellus1
Totals0000010

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Ward Cuff11059036
Lee Shaffer12000018
Jim Poole300018
Jim Howell2000012
Hank Soar11000012
Len Barnum0001609
Walt Nielsen100006
Tuffy Leemans100006
John Mellus10006
Eddie Miller100006
Totals69000010615000129