Pat Shurmur was named the 18th head coach in Giants history on Jan. 22, 2018.
The Giants finished their first season under Shurmur with a 5-11 record, a two-game improvement over their 2017 record.
Twelve of the Giants’ 16 games were decided by seven or fewer points, tying them with Philadelphia and Pittsburgh for the most in the NFL. The Giants were 4-8 in games decided by seven or fewer points. The eight losses in such games were an NFL high. The Giants held a fourth-quarter lead in four of those games.