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1979 was the fifty-fifth season for the New York Giants. During the offseason they hired Ray Perkins to lead the team. Perkins previously was the wide receivers coach of the New England Patriots in 1977 and has a total of four years of coaching in the NFL. They finished the season 6-10-0, 4-4-0 at home and 2-6-0 on the road.
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Head Coach: Ray Perkins Quarterbacks Coach: Ernie Adams Offensive Line Coach: Bill Austin Defensive Backs Coach: Donald "Deek" Pollard Special Teams Coach: Bill Belichick Scout: Roosevelt Brown