1996 New York Giants season
Head Coach Dan Reeves
Home Field Giants Stadium
Results
Record 6–10
Place 5th NFC East
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
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1995 1997

The 1996 New York Giants season was the 72nd season for the club in the National Football League. With a 6–10 record, the Giants finished in last place in the NFC East.[1]

Offseason[edit | edit source]

NFL Draft[edit | edit source]

1996 New York Giants Draft Selections
Draft order Player name Position College
Round Choice
1 5 Cedric Jones DE Oklahoma
2 34 Amani Toomer WR Michigan
3 66 Roman Oben T Louisville
4 130 Danny Kanell QB Florida State
6 171 Doug Colman LB Nebraska
6 182 Scott Galyon LB Tennessee
7 214 Conrad Hamilton CB Eastern New Mexico

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Personnel[edit | edit source]

Staff[edit | edit source]

1996 New York Giants staff

Head Coaches

Offensive Coaches

 

Defensive Coaches

Special Teams Coaches

Strength and Conditioning

  • Strength and Conditioning – Al Miller

Regular season[edit | edit source]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 1 Buffalo Bills L 23–20
74,218
2 September 8 at Dallas Cowboys L 27–0
63,069
3 September 15 Washington Redskins L 31–10
71,693
4 September 22 at New York Jets W 13–6
58,339
5 September 29 Minnesota Vikings W 15–10
70,970
6 Bye week
7 October 13 Philadelphia Eagles L 19–10
72,729
8 October 20 at Washington Redskins L 31–21
52,684
9 October 27 at Detroit Lions W 35–7
63,501
10 November 3 Arizona Cardinals W 16–8
68,262
11 November 10 at Carolina Panthers L 27–17
70,298
12 November 17 at Arizona Cardinals L 31–23
34,924
13 November 24 Dallas Cowboys W 20–6
77,081
14 December 1 at Philadelphia Eagles L 24–0
51,468
15 December 8 at Miami Dolphins W 17–7
63,889
16 December 15 New Orleans Saints L 17–3
52,530
17 December 21 New England Patriots L 23–22
65,387

Standings[edit | edit source]

Template:1996 NFC East standings

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1996 New York Giants. Pro Football Reference. Retrieved on May 15, 2009.
  2. New York Giants NFL Draft History. NFL.com. Retrieved on 2010-04-04.
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