Giants-Packers: A look back at classic games in this rivalry
New York Daily News
The Giants trailed, 17-16, when Ed Danowski threw a 23-yard TD pass to Hank Soar in the third quarter. Soar later made a game-saving tackle on the second-to-last play of the game. Hutson gained 10 yards on a lateral and had a clear path to the end zone ...
Giants, Packers have a postseason history dating to 1938
Ed Danowski, who threw two touchdown passes in the '38 final, was a Fordham alum, like Mara, and played at Riverhead High School. He is the only Giants quarterback other than Manning to win two NFL championships. Danowski's son John, now the ...
The 16 most fascinating stats from a wacky and wild NFL season
The average margin of victory this year was 10.23, the lowest since a 10.09 margin in 1935, when nine teams played a 12-game schedule and Ed Danowski was the NFL's leading passer with 794 yards, 10 TD, 9 INT and a rating of 69.7. Back in the present, ...
Riverhead athletic director 'Billy Blue Wave' prepares for retirement
Riverhead News Review
Photo Caption: Riverhead athletic director Bill Groth holds up a frame of vintage photos in his office. Riverhead's most famous athlete, NFL quarterback Ed Danowski (middle, #22), played for the New York Giants from 1934 to 1941. (Credit: Joe Werkmeister).