2005 New York Giants schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
11-5-0 0-1 5919 3669 2250 30 321 5575 3696 1879 37 325
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The New York Giants' eighty-first season was in 2005, and it was the second season Tom Coughlin served as the head coach of the team. The Giants played their home games at Giants Stadium. They finished the year 11-5-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the NFC East, but they lost their first playoff game to the Carolina Panthers 23-0.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Arizona Cardinals 42-19
Week 2 @ New Orleans Saints 27-10
Week 3 @ San Diego Chargers 23-45
Week 4 St. Louis Rams 44-24
Week 6 @ Dallas Cowboys 13-16
Week 7 Denver Broncos 24-23
Week 8 Washington Redskins 36-0
Week 9 @ San Francisco 49ers 24-6
Week 10 Minnesota Vikings 21-24
Week 11 Philadelphia Eagles 27-17
Week 12 @ Seattle Seahawks 21-24
Week 13 Dallas Cowboys 17-10
Week 14 @ Philadelphia Eagles 26-23
Week 15 Kansas City Chiefs 27-17
Week 16 @ Washington Redskins 20-35
Week 17 @ Oakland Raiders 30-21


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round Carolina Panthers 0-23

2005 New York Giants Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Tom Coughlin Offensive Coordinator: John Hufnagel Defensive Coordinator: Tim Lewis Special Teams Coordinator: Mike Sweatman Quarterbacks Coach: Kevin Gilbride Wide Receivers Coach: Mike Sullivan Offensive Line Coach: Pat Flaherty Running Backs Coach: Jerald Ingram Tight Ends Coach: Mike Pope Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Dave DeGuglielmo Offensive Quality Control Coach: John DeFilippo Defensive Line Coach: Mike Waufle Linebackers Coach: Bill Sheridan Secondary Coach: Ron Milus Defensive Assistant Coach: David Merritt, Sr. Special Teams Coach: Mike Sweatman Special Teams Assistant Coach: Mike Priefer Strength and Conditioning Coach: Jerry Palmieri Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Ron Milus, Andy Barnett General Manager: Ernie Accorsi Coaches Assistant: Chris Pridy