Dick Hanley (American football)

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Dick Hanley
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1894-11-19)November 19, 1894
Cloquet, Minnesota
Died December 16, 1970(1970-12-16) (aged 76)
Palo Alto, California
Playing career
1915–1917
1919
1924
Washington State
Washington State
Racine Legion
Position(s) Halfback, quarterback
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1920–1921
1922–1926
1927–1934
1946
Pendleton HS (OR)
Haskell Institute
Northwestern
Chicago Rockets
Head coaching record
Overall 36–26–4 (college)
1–1–1 (AAFC)
Statistics
College Football Data Warehouse
Accomplishments and honors
Championships
2 Big Ten (1930–1931)

Richard Edgar "Dick" Hanley (November 19, 1894 – December 16, 1970) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head football coach at Northwestern University from 1927 to 1934, compiling a record of 36–26–4. This ranks him third at Northwestern in total wins and sixth at Northwestern in winning percentage.[1] During World War II, he was a Major in the United States Marine Corps where he helped trained the Marines.[2] In 1946, he coached the first three games of the season for the Chicago Rockets of the All-America Football Conference.

Head coaching record[edit]

College[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Northwestern Wildcats (Big Ten Conference) (1927–1934)
1927 Northwestern 4–4 2–3 T–6th
1928 Northwestern 5–3 2–3 T–7th
1929 Northwestern 6–3 3–2 T–3rd
1930 Northwestern 7–1 5–0 T–1st
1931 Northwestern 7–1–1 5–1 T–1st
1932 Northwestern 3–4–1 2–3–1 5th
1933 Northwestern 1–5–2 1–4–1 7th
1934 Northwestern 3–5 2–3 T–5th
Northwestern: 36–26–4 22–19–2
Total: 36–26–4
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title

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