New York Giants in History (Part 2)

Events in Sport

Events 101 - 137 of 137

  • 1958-12-28 "The Greatest Game Ever Played", Baltimore Colts beat New York Giants 23-17 in the first every sudden-death overtime game in NFL history (17 future members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame were involved in the game)
  • 1958-12-29 Balt Colts beat NY Giants 23-17 in NFL championship game
  • 1959-12-27 Balt Colts beat NY Giants 31-16 in NFL championship game
  • 1960-08-15 Chicago Bears beat NY Giants 16-7 in Toronto (NFL expo)
  • 1961-12-31 Green Bay Packers shutout NY Giants 37-0 in NFL championship game
  • 1962-12-30 Green Bay Packers beat NY Giants 16-7 in NFL championship game
  • 1963-05-11 LA Dodger Sandy Koufax 2nd no-hitter beats NY Giants, 8-0
  • 1963-12-29 Chicago Bears win NFL championship, defeating New York Giants 14-10 in Chicago
  • 1964-11-28 1965 NFL Draft: Tucker Frederickson from Auburn University first pick by New York Giants
  • 1966-11-27 In highest-scoring NFL game, Wash Redskins defeat NY Giants 72-41
  • 1969-08-11 Pittsburgh Steelers beat NY Giants 17-13 in Montreal (NFL expo)
  • 1969-08-17 NY Jets beat NY Giants 37-14 in their 1st meeting (pre season)
  • 1975-08-24 SF Giant Ed Halick no-hits NY Giants, 6-0
  • 1978-11-19 "The Miracle at the Meadowlands", Eagles Herman Edwards returns a fumble for a touchdown with 31 seconds left to give Philadelphia a 19-17 victory over the rival New York Giants
  • 1979-06-14 NY Giants Willie McCovey 513th HR is an NL lefty record

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1982-12-15 Bill Parcells becomes 12th head coach of NY Giants

NFL Coaching Legend Bill Parcells
NFL Coaching Legend
Bill Parcells
  • 1983-09-26 Ali Haji-Sheikh kicks 56 yard field goal, a NY Giants record
  • 1983-11-20 NY Giants Butch Woolfolk ties NFL record of 43 attempts rushing
  • 1987-01-11 NFC Championship Game: New York Giants beat Washington Redskins 17-0
  • 1987-01-25 Super Bowl XXI: NY Giants beat Denver Broncos, 39-20 in Pasadena Super Bowl MVP: Phil Simms, NY Giants, QB
  • 1990-11-18 NFL NY Giants beat Det Lions 20-0, to run 1990 record to 10-0
  • 1990-11-25 NFL's NY Giants & SF 49ers after winning their 1st 10 games both
  • 1991-01-20 NFC Championship Game: New York Giants with a field goal by Matt Barr's with no time left beat San Francisco 49ers 15-13
  • 1991-01-27 Super Bowl XXV: NY Giants beat Buffalo Bills, 20-19 in Tampa Super Bowl MVP: Ottis Anderson, NY Giants, RB ("Wide Right"
  • 1992-09-13 NY Giants trailing Dallas Cowboys 34-0 in 3rd, lose 34-28
  • 1992-11-04 NY Giants announce they will quit WNEW Radio after 32 years for WOR
  • 1992-12-12 NY Giants lose 19-0 to Phoenix Cardinals
  • 1994-06-15 NY Giants cut quarterback Phil Simms

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1994-10-10 NY Giants retire Lawrence Taylor's #56

Hall of Fame American Football Player Lawrence Taylor
Hall of Fame American Football Player
Lawrence Taylor
  • 2001-01-14 NFC Championship Game: New York Giants beat Minnesota Vikings 41-0

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2001-01-28 Super Bowl XXXV: Baltimore Ravens beat New York Giants, 34-7 at the Raymond James Stadium MVP: Ray Lewis, Baltimore, LB

NFL Legend Ray Lewis
NFL Legend
Ray Lewis
  • 2008-01-20 NFC Championship Game: New York Giants beat Green Bay Packers 23-20 (OT)
  • 2008-02-03 Super Bowl XLII: New York Giants beat New England Patriots, 17-14 at the University of Phoenix Stadium MVP: Eli Manning, New York, QB
  • 2010-12-19 "Miracle at the New Meadowlands", Philadelphia Eagles trail New York Giants by 21 points with eight minutes to play, before scoring 4 touchdowns in final 7 minutes, including dramatic walk-off punt returned for a touchdown by DeSean Jackson
  • 2012-01-22 NFC Championship Game: New York Giants beat San Francisco 49ers 20-17 (OT)
  • 2012-02-05 Super Bowl XLVI: New York Giants beat New England Patriots, 21-17 at the Lucas Oil Stadium MVP: Eli Manning, New York, QB
  • 2017-12-04 New York Giants fire coach Bob McAdoo and manager Jerry Reese

Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 101 - 140 of 140

  • 1971-09-02 Tommy Maddox, NFL quarterback (NY Giants)
  • 1971-09-15 Chad Bratzke, NFL defensive end (NY Giants)
  • 1971-11-21 Michael Strahan, NFL defensive end (NY Giants)
  • 1971-12-01 Rob Zatechka, NFL guard (NY Giants)
  • 1971-12-12 Tito Wooten, NFL safety (NY Giants)
  • 1972-01-10 Thomas Lewis, NFL wide receiver (NY Giants)
  • 1972-01-19 Tyrone Wheatley, NFL running back (NY Giants)
  • 1972-01-23 Gary Harrell, NFL/WLAF receiver (NY Giants, Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • 1972-02-03 Keith Elias, NFL running back (NY Giants)
  • 1972-02-28 Scott Gragg, NFL tackle (NY Giants)
  • 1972-03-11 Jamal Duff, NFL defensive end (NY Giants, Wash Redskins)
  • 1972-03-13 Brian Saxton, NFL tight end (NY Giants)
  • 1972-06-03 Omar Douglas, NFL wide receiver (NY Giants)
  • 1972-07-14 Ben Talley, NFL linebacker (NY Giants)
  • 1972-08-25 Bryan Stoltenberg, corner (NY Giants)
  • 1972-10-03 Christian Peter, defensive tackle (NY Giants)
  • 1972-10-09 Roman Oben, tackle (NY Giants)
  • 1972-12-27 Charles Way, NFL fullback (NY Giants)
  • 1973-01-25 Rodney Young, NFL safety (NY Giants)
  • 1973-04-15 Jeremy Burkett, NFL/WLAF tight end (NY Giants, Barcelona Dragons)
  • 1973-06-04 Doug Colman, linebacker (NY Giants)
  • 1973-06-10 Brandon Sanders, safety (NY Giants)
  • 1973-11-21 Danny Kanell, quarterback (NY Giants)
  • 1973-12-02 Kevin Feighery, NFL/WLAF punter (NY Giants, Panthers, Galaxy)
  • 1973-12-10 Bernard Holsey, defensive tackle (NY Giants)
  • 1973-12-15 Mike Cherry, quarterback (NY Giants)
  • 1974-01-08 Brian Roberson, wide receiver (NY Giants)
  • 1974-02-07 Ryan Phillips, linebacker (NY Giants)
  • 1974-02-09 Brad Maynard, punter (NY Giants)
  • 1974-03-17 Eric Lane, running back (NY Giants)
  • 1974-03-23 Scott Galyon, linebacker (NY Giants)
  • 1974-04-30 Cedric Jones, defensive end (NY Giants)
  • 1974-05-20 Brandon Jessie, tight end (NY Giants)
  • 1974-10-19 Percy Ellsworth, safety (NY Giants)
  • 1974-11-05 Conrad Hamilton, cornerback (NY Giants)
  • 1975-01-23 Kevin Alexander, NFL wide receiver (NY Giants)
  • 1975-04-07 Tiki Barber, running back (NY Giants)
  • 1976-04-05 Ike Hilliard, NFL wide receiver (NY Giants)
  • 1981-01-03 Eli [Elisha] Manning, American football quarterback (NY Giants - MVP Super Bowls XLII, XLVI), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1992-11-05 Odell Beckham Jr., American NFL player (New York Giants), born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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Deaths in Sport