|Date of birth||23 July 1970|
|Original team(s)||Swan Districts (WAFL)|
Round 1, 1992, Geelong|
vs. Hawthorn, at Waverley Park
|Height||194 cm (6 ft 4 in)|
|Weight||93 kg (205 lb)|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1996.
|Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com|
Handley started his career in the Gold Coast at Southport where he was a member of premiership sides in 1989 and 1990. He played some reserves games with the Brisbane Bears before moving to Western Australia and joining WAFL club Swan Districts. A key position player who could also ruck, Handley was recruited to Geelong in 1991. He missed out on selection in the 1992 AFL Grand Final due to a shoulder injury but played in Geelong's 1994 and 1995 teams which lost to West Coast and Carlton respectively. He was delisted after the 1997 season.
- Holmesby, Russell and Main, Jim (2007). The Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers. 7th ed. Melbourne: Bas Publishing.
- Steven Handley's playing statistics from AFL Tables