1961 New York Giants Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 10-3-1
Finishing 1st in the NFL's East Division
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Championship
Coach: Allie Sherman (10-3-1)
Location: New York, New York
1961 New York Giants Roster
1961 New York Giants Results

The New York Giants of the National Football League ended the 1961 season with a record of 10 wins and 3 losses and 1 ties, finishing first in the NFL's East Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1. Allie Sherman coached the team. The 1961 New York Giants lost in the Championship.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Y.A. Tittle28516357.222728.0176.0124.26285.3
Charlie Conerly1064441.56346.076.687.53752.2
Lee Grosscup22522.7874.014.5313.63219.1
Bob Gaiters33100.04214.0266.700.027158.3


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Alex Webster1969284.759 2
Bob Gaiters1164604.029 6
Joel Wells652163.317 1
Y.A. Tittle25853.417 3
Allan Webb6518.521 0
Joe Morrison33481.514 1
Don Chandler33010.030 0
Charlie Conerly13161.20
Lee Grosscup2105.010 0
Phil King471.80
Del Shofner166.00
Totals46418574.059 13


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Del Shofner68112516.546 11
Kyle Rote5380515.257 7
Joe Walton3654415.137 2
Alex Webster2631312.059 3
Joe Morrison11676.116 1
Bob Gaiters11544.914 1
Joel Wells6315.219 1
Erich Barnes27437.062 1
Pete Hall22211.020 0
Totals215303514.162 27


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Pat Summerall4646100.0341441.288


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Don Chandler68298443.966

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bill Stits171327.820 0
Joel Wells17905.318 0
Allan Webb56112.230 0
Joe Morrison362.00
Totals422896.930 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bob Gaiters1128826.249 0
Joel Wells1227322.849 0
Allan Webb815619.540 0
Bill Stits48721.830 0
Joe Morrison23216.021 0
Bob Simms11414.014 0
Totals3885022.449 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dick Lynch9606.736 0
Jimmy Patton816320.451 1
Erich Barnes719527.9102 2
Sam Huff3134.313 0
Cliff Livingston300.00
Joe Morrison23015.018 0
Tom Scott16565.065 1
Totals3352615.9102 4

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 Summerall1446088
Del Shofner01100066
Kyle Rote700042
Bob Gaiters61000042
Alex Webster2300030
Y.A. Tittle300018
Erich Barnes1200018
Joe Walton200012
Joe Morrison1100000012
Joel Wells110000012
Tom Scott10006
Jimmy Patton10006
Larry Hayes10006
Sam Huff010006
Jim Katcavage00012
Dick Modzelewski00012