Ray Handley

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
9 88-55-0 61.54% 8-3 72.73%

Coaching Tree

Parents:

Bill Parcells

Children:

Romeo Crennel, Jim Fassel, Al Groh


Biography

Career Summary

Ray Handley was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1984 to 1992, finishing his career as the head coach of the New York Giants. Over his nine years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative win/loss record of 88-55-0. He was the head coach of the New York Giants from 1991 until the 1992 season, during which time the Giants went 14-18-0. During his career he was a head coach for two seasons.

Ray Handley Coaching Tree

Before he was a head coach, Handley served as an assistant coach for Bill Parcells. He spent seven years as an assistant coach to Bill Parcells, finishing as the running backs coach in 1990. During his time as head coach, three assistant coaches, (Romeo Crennel, Jim Fassel, and Al Groh) on his coaching staff were hired as head coaches across the league. His coaching tree has combined for a record of 93-114-1 in the regular season and 2-3 in the playoffs during their thirteen seasons as head coach after serving on his coaching staffs.

Personal Information

Handley was born on Sunday, October 8, 1944 in Reno, Nevada.


History

Year Position Record Playoff record
1992 New York Giants Head Coach 6-10-0 0-0
1991 New York Giants Head Coach 8-8-0 0-0
1990 New York Giants Running Backs Coach 13-3-0 3-0
1989 New York Giants Running Backs Coach 12-4-0 0-1
1988 New York Giants Running Backs Coach 10-6-0 0-0
1987 New York Giants Running Backs Coach 6-9-0 0-0
1986 New York Giants Running Backs Coach 14-2-0 3-0
1985 New York Giants Running Backs Coach 10-6-0 1-1
1984 New York Giants Running Backs Coach 9-7-0 1-1

Coach history guide

Seasons with a championship win Seasons with a conference championship

Coach facts

  • Years as head coach: 2
  • Championships won: 1986 and 1990
  • Conference Championships won: 1986 and 1990
  • Past teams coached for: New York Giants
  • College Attended: Stanford Cardinal
  • Date of Birth: Sunday, October 8, 1944 (77 years old), Reno, Nevada