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1979 New York Giants

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Record: 6-10-0, Finished 4th in NFC East Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 237 points (14.8/g), 27th of 28 in the NFL.
 Allowed 323 points (20.2/g), 14th.
 Differential of -86 points (-5.4/g), 25th.
 Expected W-L: 5.2-10.8.

 Record vs. Vegas Line: 9-7-0

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential -2 (-0.1/g), 15th.

Simple Rating System: Total -6.1, Offense: -5.4, Defense: -0.8, SoS: -0.8, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Ray Perkins(6-10-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Bill Parcells
 Other Notable Asst.: Bill Belichick (Special Teams)

Team Executives


 Offensive Scheme: Erhardt-Perkins
 Defensive Alignment: 3-4

Training Camp: Pace University (Pleasantville, New York)

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