Francis D. “Hap” Moran
1901 - 1994

Pro Football Career Highlights

1926 Frankford Yellow Jackets
  NFL Champions

1927 Chicago Cardinals

1928 Pottsville Maroons

1929 - 1933 New York Giants
  1933 Eastern Division Champions

  In 1930 Hap set the NFL record for
     the longest run from scrimmage
     91 yards, NY vs. Packers 11/23/30;
      he was also an All Pro Honorable Mention

  In 1931 he was the Giants scoring leader
      and named an All Pro Halfback

  In 1933 he set the NFL record for
      Most Yards Receiving in a game
      114 yards, NY vs. Eagles 10/15/33

1934 Paterson (NJ) Panthers

1936 Paterson Panthers Head Coach

2019 (for the 100th Anniversary of the NFL)
Named #22 Best-ever Pre-WW II Halfbacks

College Football

1922 Carnegie Tech

1924 – 1925 Grinnell College
      2021 Inducted into the Grinnell College Athletic Hall of Fame

Links to Videos, Articles, Stats

1929 Packers at Giants
  Hap #48

1932 Giants at Portsmouth
  Hap #22

NY Giants 1992 Interview with Hap Moran

1999 Article about Hap Moran
  In the magazine of the Professional Football Research Association

2006 Article about Hap Moran
  In The Duke, a magazine of the New York Giants

Hap Moran at Pro Football Reference

Sunnyside Park (Queens) Youth Football
  Hap was their coach

2021 Induction Grinnell College Athletic Hall of Fame

Football Memorabilia

Football Matchbooks

Examples of the 1930s Diamond Sets

Football Programs

Giants Football Program Covers 1925 - 1946

Other Football Program Covers 1926 - 1942

Giants Championship Program Covers and Rosters

Links to Other Early Pro Football Programs

Football Photos, Autographs, Articles, Other

Giants Players and team photos

More Giants pictures

Giants autographs

Al Blozis in True Comics 1946

Chris Cagle's Career and Memorabilia

Steve Owen's Career and Memorabilia

Jack McBride, Pro Football Pioneer

1927 Hominy Indians vs. “New York Giants”

Hinckley & Schmitt Football Books by James Peterson

The Last Stand of the Duluth Eskimos

New: Pioneer in Pro Football by Jack Cusack

Other Early Football Items

NY Giants vs. Notre Dame All Stars

December 14, 1930

NY Giants First Games
& First Home Game Program

October 4, 1925 & October 18, 1925

October 17, 1925 Giants at Frankford program

Football Findings
     An archive of a blog written from 2011 to 2020
         on artifacts of the history of football
         Index of stories


Hap's Hendershot Family Researchers

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