Conerly is often called the best Giants player not in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. He played his entire career with the Giants from 1948-61 and was a vital member of the 1956 NFL Championship team. Conerly was the NFL Rookie of the Year in 1948, the league's Most Valuable Player in 1959 and a Pro Bowler in 1950 and '56. Conerly ranks third in franchise history in pass attempts (2,833), fourth in completions (1,418), third in yards (19,488) and touchdown passes (173). He is also second in Giants history with 167 interceptions.
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