Jim Lee Howell
| 1st NFL Eastern|
| Won Eastern Conference playoff (Browns) 10–0
Lost NFL Championship (Colts) 23–17|
1959 New York Giants season
The 1958 New York Giants season was the 34th season for the club in the National Football League.
The Giants obtained Lindon Crow and Pat Summerall from the Chicago Cardinals in exchange for Dick Nolan, Bobby Joe Conrad, and the Giants' first round pick.
The Giants acquired Carl Karilivacz from the Detroit Lions
Al Barry was an Offensive Guard obtained from the Green Bay Packers
Walt Yowarsky was sent to the San Francisco 49ers
1958 New York Giants season Wikipedia
In the offseason, Vince Lombardi was offered the Eagles head coaching position but he refused it. He opted to stay as the offensive coordinator of the Giants.
The 1958 National Football League Championship Game was played on December 28, 1958, at Yankee Stadium in New York City. The 1958 game was the 26th annual NFL championship game. The Colts beat the Giants 23–17 in overtime, earning their first ever championship. The game has come to be known as The Greatest Game Ever Played.
Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972.