1985 New York Giants Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 10-6
Finishing 1st in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference
Postseason: 1-1 Lost Division Playoff
Coach: Bill Parcells (10-6)
Location: New York, New York
1985 New York Giants Roster
1985 New York Giants Results

The New York Giants of the National Football League ended the 1985 season with a record of 10 wins and 6 losses, finishing first in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-1.

New York piled up points with 399 points, while the solid defense surrendered 283. Phil Simms led the charge, passing for 3,829 yards. Lionel Manuel hauled in 49 passes for 859 yards. Mark Bavaro was targeted regularly, too.

Joe Morris ran for a team-leading 1,336 yards for the Giants.

Elvis Patterson intercepted 6 errant tosses from the opposition. Leonard Marshall topped pass rushers with 15.5 quarterback sacks, helping propel the defense to an overall total of 68 sacks.

Bill Parcells coached the team. The 1985 New York Giants lost in the Division Playoff.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Phil Simms49527555.638297.7224.4204.0705239678.6
Sean Landeta100.
George Adams100.
Totals49727555.338297.7224.4204.070 52396


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Joe Morris29413364.565 21
George Adams1284983.939 2
Rob Carpenter602013.446 0
Tony Galbreath291876.418 0
Phil Simms371323.628 0
Maurice Carthon27702.612 0
Byron Williams2189.017 0
Jess Atkinson11414.014 1
Lee Rouson111.00
Jeff Rutledge2-6-3.0-2 0
Totals58124514.265 24


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Lionel Manuel4985917.551 5
Mark Bavaro3751113.832 4
Bobby Johnson3353316.242 8
George Adams3138912.570 2
Tony Galbreath3032710.949 1
Phil McConkey2540416.248 1
Joe Morris222129.617 0
Rob Carpenter201628.123 0
Byron Williams1528018.745 0
Maurice Carthon88110.122 0
Don Hasselbeck57114.230 1
Totals275382913.970 22


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Eric Schubert272696.3131076.956
Jess Atkinson151493.3151066.744
Ali Haji-Sheikh55100.05240.011


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Sean Landeta81347242.968

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Phil McConkey534428.337 0
Totals534428.337 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
George Adams1424117.229 0
Phil McConkey1223419.543 0
Kenny Hill1118616.927 0
Tony Galbreath712017.137 0
Lee Rouson23517.526 0
Joe Morris22512.518 0
Don Hasselbeck12121.021 0
Jerome Sally144.00
Totals5086617.343 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Elvis Patterson68814.729 1
Terry Kinard510020.031 0
Kenny Hill23015.030 0
Perry Williams22814.028 0
Herb Welch284.00
Andy Headen273.50
George Martin15656.056 1
Gary Reasons11010.010 0
Bill Currier199.00
Leonard Marshall133.00
Ted Watts100.00
Totals2433914.156 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
Joe Morris2100000126
Eric Schubert1026056
Jess Atkinson11014050
Bobby Johnson800048
Lionel Manuel500030
George Adams22000024
Mark Bavaro400024
Ali Haji-Sheikh25011
Tony Galbreath0100006
Don Hasselbeck100006
George Martin10006
Phil McConkey1000006
Elvis Patterson10006