1976 New York Giants Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 3-11
Finishing 5th in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference
Coach: Bill Arnsbarger (0-7)
Coach: John McVay (3-4)
Location: New York, New York
1976 New York Giants Roster
1976 New York Giants Results

The New York Giants of the National Football League ended the 1976 season with a record of 3 wins and 11 losses, finishing fifth in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference.

New York labored to change the scoreboard with just 170 points, while the defensive squad allowed 250. Doug Kotar ran for a team-leading 731 yards for the Giants, while Larry Csonka also buoyed the ground attack.

Craig Morton passed for 1,865 yards. Bob Tucker topped pass catchers, hauling in 42 passes for 498 yards. Doug Kotar was targeted regularly, too.

Brad Van Pelt, Rick Volk and Jim Stienke each picked off 2 opponent throws.

Bill Arnsbarger and John McVay coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Craig Morton28415353.918656.693.2207.0633928555.6
Norm Snead422252.42395.700.049.53152729.9
Totals32617553.721046.592.8247.463 44312


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Doug Kotar1857314.024 3
Larry Csonka1605693.613 4
Gordon Bell672333.526 2
Marsh White692233.229 1
Larry Watkins26963.713 1
Craig Morton15483.210 0
Ray Rhodes2105.016 0
Larry Mallory100.00
Steve Crosby1-1-1.0-1 0
Norm Snead3-1-0.30
Walker Gillette1-4-4.0-4 0
Totals53019043.629 11


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bob Tucker4249811.939 1
Doug Kotar363198.930 0
Gordon Bell251987.920 0
Jim Robinson1824913.830 1
Ray Rhodes1630519.163 1
Walker Gillette1626316.462 2
Ed Marshall816620.852 3
Larry Csonka6396.514 0
Gary Shirk45213.031 1
Larry Watkins284.012 0
Marsh White273.50
Totals175210412.063 9


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Joe Danelo212095.221838.144


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Dave Jennings74305441.361

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jim Robinson241064.422 0
Rondy Colbert13725.515 0
Jim Stienke3186.010 0
Gordon Bell111.00
Totals411974.822 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jim Robinson2044422.232 0
Gordon Bell1835219.637 0
Gary Shirk610918.227 0
Bobby Hammond24422.026 0
Rondy Colbert24221.022 0
Doug Kotar33913.031 0
Larry Watkins199.00
Harry Carson155.00
Totals53104419.737 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Rick Volk2147.011 0
Brad Van Pelt2136.50
Jim Stienke200.00
Clyde Powers11111.011 0
Bobby Brooks199.00
Dave Gallagher177.00
Pat Hughes155.00
John Mendenhall133.00
Larry Mallory100.00
Totals12625.211 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
Joe Danelo820044
Larry Csonka4000024
Doug Kotar30000018
Ed Marshall300018
Gordon Bell200000012
Walker Gillette0200012
Bob Tucker10006
Jim Robinson1000006
Jim Stienke0010006
Marsh White100006
Ray Rhodes010006
Larry Watkins1000006
Gary Shirk100006