1959 New York Giants Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 10-2
Finishing 1st in the NFL's East Division
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Championship
Coach: Jim Howell (10-2)
Location: New York, New York
1959 New York Giants Roster
1959 New York Giants Results

The New York Giants of the National Football League ended the 1959 season with a record of 10 wins and 2 losses, finishing first in the NFL's East Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1. Jim Howell coached the team. The 1959 New York Giants lost in the Championship.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Charlie Conerly19411358.217068.8147.242.177102.7
George Shaw362466.743312.012.812.846105.4
Don Heinrich582237.93295.711.7610.34923.5
Frank Gifford11545.515113.7218.2218.24392.0
Joe Morrison2150.0147.000.000.01472.9
Alex Webster100.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Frank Gifford1065405.179 3
Mel Triplett913814.220 1
Alex Webster792503.216 5
Phil King722323.224 0
Joe Morrison621652.714 1
Charlie Conerly15382.510 1
Don Chandler12424.024 0
George Scott2105.00
Don Heinrich231.50
George Shaw331.00
Totals43316463.879 11


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Frank Gifford4276818.377 4
Bob Schnelker3771419.366 6
Alex Webster2738114.141 2
Kyle Rote2536214.534 4
Joe Morrison1718310.837 1
Phil King79814.035 1
Mel Triplett67813.025 0
Pat Summerall23216.021 0
George Scott11212.012 0
Joe Biscaha155.00
Totals165263316.077 18


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Pat Summerall3030100.0292069.090
Don Chandler22100.010.02


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Don Chandler55256546.662

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Lindon Crow11666.022 0
Joe Morrison15513.412 0
Jimmy Patton8232.914 0
George Scott12171.413 0
Bill Stits471.80
Totals501643.322 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Joe Morrison1534523.029 0
George Scott1025325.333 0
Phil King48421.031 0
Rosey Brown11818.018 0
Pat Summerall133.00
Totals3170322.733 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dick Nolan55711.434 0
Lindon Crow55410.830 1
Jimmy Patton5132.612 0
Harland Svare311839.370 1
Cliff Livingston22512.516 0
Sam Huff12121.021 0
Dick Lynch100.00
Totals2228813.170 2

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Pat Summerall002030090
Frank Gifford3400042
Alex Webster5200042
Bob Schnelker600036
Kyle Rote400024
Joe Morrison110000012
Sam Huff010006
Mel Triplett100006
Harland Svare10006
Lindon Crow010006
Phil King0100006
Charlie Conerly10006
Don Chandler00202