New York Giants at Pittsburgh Steelers 7 to 28

Sunday, September 25, 1949, Week 1

The New York Giants played the Pittsburgh Steelers in Pittsburgh on Sunday, September 25, 1949, Week 1 of the 1949 season. The Steelers won by a score of 28-7.


New York Giants offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
259 154 105 2 13

Coaches

Head Coach: Steve Owen Line Coach: Richard "Red" Smith Backfield Coach: Allie Sherman


Pittsburgh Steelers offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
372 149 223 0 18

Coaches

Head Coach: John Michelosen Line Coach: Kenneth Ormiston Backfield Coach: Mike Nixon Defensive Line Coach: Chuck Cherundolo Assistant Coach: Walt Kiesling Staff Assistant: Chuck Cherundolo