1955 New York Giants Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 6-5-1
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's East Division
Coach: Jim Howell (6-5-1)
Location: New York, New York
1955 New York Giants Roster
1955 New York Giants Results

The New York Giants of the National Football League ended the 1955 season with a record of 6 wins and 5 losses and 1 ties, finishing third in the NFL's East Division.

The Giants racked up 267 points, while the defensive squad surrendered 223. Alex Webster ran for a team-leading 634 yards for New York.

Charlie Conerly tossed for 1,310 yards. Frank Gifford hauled in 33 passes, while Kyle Rote added 580 receiving yards, while Bob Schnelker provided receiving help, too.

Emlen Tunnell intercepted 7 errant tosses from the opposition.

Jim Howell coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Charlie Conerly2029848.513106.5136.4136.47164.2
Don Heinrich673146.34136.223.023.03763.8
Frank Gifford6233.39616.0233.300.071121.5
Bob Clatterbuck16637.5462.900.000.01445.8
Kyle Rote100.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Alex Webster1286345.071 5
Bobby Epps953753.924 2
Frank Gifford863514.149 3
Mel Triplett341384.119 0
Eddie Price301093.629 0
Kyle Rote10464.614 0
Joe Heap8293.616 0
Charlie Conerly12100.812 0
Don Heinrich740.62
Larrye Weaver300.00
Bob Clatterbuck1-3-3.0-3 0
Totals41416934.171 12


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Frank Gifford3343713.254 4
Kyle Rote3158018.771 8
Bob Schnelker2532613.031 2
Alex Webster2226912.248 1
Ken MacAfee1117015.540 1
Buford Long66410.734 1
Bobby Epps581.60
Mel Triplett393.012 0
Eddie Price122.00
Totals137186513.671 17


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Ben Agajanian333297.0151066.762
Charlie Conerly11100.01


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Tom Landry75302240.369

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Emlen Tunnell25983.966 1
Jimmy Patton36923.069 1
Joe Heap8637.928 0
Totals362306.469 2

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Joe Heap1223019.235 0
Jimmy Patton522945.898 1
Buford Long617228.731 0
Frank Gifford511422.862 0
Mel Triplett34715.720 0
George Kennard33612.014 0
Rosey Brown11414.014 0
Stan West166.00
Walt Yowarsky300.00
Totals3984821.798 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Emlen Tunnell77610.926 0
Herb Rich66110.253 0
Pat Knight22914.518 0
Harland Svare2199.519 0
Tom Landry2147.010 0
Bill Svoboda12424.018 0
Dick Nolan12020.020 0
Russ Carroccio177.00
Jimmy Patton100.00
Totals2325010.953 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Ben Agajanian1032062
Kyle Rote0800048
Frank Gifford34000042
Alex Webster5100036
Bob Schnelker2100018
Bobby Epps2000012
Don Heinrich200012
Jimmy Patton11000012
Ken MacAfee10006
Cliff Livingston10006
Buford Long100006
Emlen Tunnell100006
Charlie Conerly00101