The Best Episodes Directed by Jeff Meyer
#6 - A Little Breathing Room
Yes, Dear Season 5 - Episode 10
Christine wants to make new friends after she overhears Kim telling Greg that she and Jimmy have been spending too much time over at the Warner house instead of their own. Meanwhile, Greg and Kim make new friends that they want to get rid of.
#7 - The New Neighbors
Yes, Dear Season 5 - Episode 7
Jimmy and Christine strive to move out of Greg's guesthouse and into the newly-vacated place next door, but when Greg hits it off with an upper-class couple who are also prospective buyers, he hopes they become his new neighbors and not the Hughes.
#8 - Greg's New Assistant
Yes, Dear Season 5 - Episode 5
Christine goes to work for Greg as his personal assistant, and finds the job entails being Kim's personal assistant, too.
#9 - Why Are We Here?
Everybody Loves Raymond Season 1 - Episode 22
In this flashback episode, Ray and Debra remember their days in their first apartment. Debra finds out she's having twins, and so they decide they need a house. Ray maps a strategy where they are not close enough for everyday visits from his folks but not far enough for overnight stays. A mustached Robert discovers his wife wants a divorce. Part-time realtor Frank finds Ray and Debra a perfect house across the street from him and Marie. Debra decides living across from her in-laws is a good idea.
#10 - My Cup Runneth Over
Coach Season 6 - Episode 16
Hayden begins wearing a special device to increase his sperm count. As a Valentine's gift he goes on Christine's TV show, where his special device leaks on camera.
#11 - Be A Good Sport
Coach Season 7 - Episode 9
Cuts in the non-football athletic budget force Hayden into a televised debate.
#12 - The Popcorn Bowl
Coach Season 7 - Episode 12
Just before a big bowl game, a rumor breaks out that Hayden may be taking a job in the pros.
#13 - Call Me Cupid
Coach Season 7 - Episode 18
A Valentine's Day dinner gives three couples heartburn when Hayden's efforts to fix up a lovelorn Dauber entirely miss their mark.
#14 - Johnsonwreckers
Coach Season 7 - Episode 19
Hayden tries to befriend former Dallas Cowboys coach Jimmy Johnson -- but his efforts go to the dogs when Johnson's Super Bowl ring is eaten by Luther's dog.
#15 - The Day I Met Frank Gifford
Coach Season 7 - Episode 20
Luther feels left out when Hayden and Christine are invited to New York for a dinner honoring Frank Gifford.
#16 - Is It Hot in Here, or is It Me? (2)
Coach Season 8 - Episode 2
Hayden tries to win over both Doris and the press while readying the Breakers for their first game.
#17 - Coach's Cornered
Coach Season 8 - Episode 7
After Doris fires the hostile host (Bakay) of her TV station's post-game show, she surprises Hayden by taking Luther's suggestion for a replacement: Christine.
#18 - Nice Guys Get Cut
Coach Season 8 - Episode 14
Hayden loses his appetite when Christine invites soon-to-be-fired player Matt Luba over for dinner.
#19 - Her Boyfriend's Back
Coach Season 8 - Episode 15
The father (Nelson) of the unborn baby whom Hayden and Christine plan to adopt comes back into Julie's life.
#20 - The Gardener
Coach Season 8 - Episode 16
Hayden must confront his inept gardener when all the plants in the yard start to die; but when Hayden fires him, he gets a chilly reception from Luther, who thinks the daffy worker deserved a second chance.
#21 - Dauber's Vehicle
Coach Season 8 - Episode 19
Dauber turns a deaf ear to Hayden's advice while choosing a new car, and winds up with a model that he can't afford.
#22 - Somebody's Baby
Coach Season 8 - Episode 25
Adoption complications develop when Julie's father returns.
#23 - Sleepless in Orlando
Coach Season 9 - Episode 1
When Christine and baby Timothy both become ill, an exhausted Hayden has too much to do while preparing for an important game.
#24 - Grimmworld
Coach Season 9 - Episode 6
Dauber's fairy-tale romance with his new girlfriend (Nicastro) is jeopardized when he begins to suspect that Hayden doesn't approve.
#25 - You Win Some, You Lose Some
Coach Season 9 - Episode 8
When Hayden and Christine made plans to celebrate Christmas in Minnesota, they never believed the Breakers had any chance of making it to the playoffs. But fate is with the team and it looks like Hayden will play the Bills in Buffalo instead of playing Santa to Tim on his first Christmas. Monday Night Football announcers Frank Gifford, Al Michaels and Dan Dierdorf have cameos.
#26 - It's a Swamp Thing
Coach Season 9 - Episode 14
When Hayden, Luther, Dauber and Howard decide to celebrate ""Man Week"" in the Florida Everglades, Doris, Christine and Shirley decide to take a vacation of their own. Meanwhile, having allowed Luther to plan their trip, the men wind up in swamp mud with an alligator.
#27 - The Stench of Death
Coach Season 9 - Episode 17
As a reward for the Breakers' successful season, Doris gives the coaches a session with her psychic, but Luther is troubled by the woman's prediction and convinces himself that a defensive tackle Hayden's trying to sign is out to kill him.
#28 - Baby Coaches
Coach Season 9 - Episode 18
Hayden's insecurity gets the better of him when an obnoxious mother boasts that her baby girl -- who's just a few days older than Tim -- can already walk and talk. So the coach tries to bring Tim up to speed.
#29 - The Neighbor Hood
Coach Season 9 - Episode 20
Skeptical Hayden warns Christine not to trust the new neighbors.
#30 - The Ball
Everybody Loves Raymond Season 1 - Episode 12
Ray discovers, after many years, that the autographed Mickey Mantle ball he got as a kid from his father isn't authentic. Feeling hurt by the fact that his father was not truthful about the ball, Ray decides he's going to tell Ally the truth about Santa Claus. But when two familiar looking Santas unexpectedly show up at his house to surprise Ally, she's even more confused--about the truth.
#31 - High School
Everybody Loves Raymond Season 2 - Episode 10
Ray makes a startling discovery when he takes Debra to his 20th high school reunion. It turns out that Debra's "one of them" - the cool people who hated him and used to throw him into the girls' bathroom! Depressed about being unmasked as a "nerd," Ray tries to deal with their mixed marriage.
#32 - Standard Deviation
Everybody Loves Raymond Season 1 - Episode 4
For a criminal-psychology course, Robert issues standard IQ tests to Raymond and Debra and boy, is Raymond smarting when they get the results. But his feelings change when he discovers that Robert was playing mind games with them by telling each they scored hired than the other.
#34 - The Owner's Suite
Yes, Dear Season 4 - Episode 18
Greg's open invitation to his parents and Kim to attend an L.A. Lakers game in the owner's suite doesn't pan out the way he wanted.
#35 - Look Don't Touch
Everybody Loves Raymond Season 1 - Episode 5
Nemo's niece, Angelina, takes employment at Nemo's as a waitress. When Angelina catches Ray's eye, he has a lot of explaining to do to his wife Debra, especially when Angelina calls him at home. Ray accidentally leaves his wallet at Nemo's, and Angelina calls him at home to let him know she found it. But, because he feels guilty about his innocent attraction, Ray denies ever knowing her. When the situation is blown out of proportion by the Barone family, Debra decides to visit Nemo's to see what all the fuss is about.
#36 - Fascinatin' Debra
Everybody Loves Raymond Season 1 - Episode 21
A popular radio psychologist comes to the house to interview Debra for a book on the American family. But the doctor finds that the rest of the eccentric Barones are more captivating, leaving "normal" Debra feeling left out because she's not "quirky or funny or interesting."
#37 - Jimmy's Dumb
Yes, Dear Season 3 - Episode 21
When Jimmy is unable to help Dominic with his science project, he decides to get smarter by going back to school...elementary school. Greg get ambitious after buying a sit-down lawn mower at a yard sale.
#38 - The Premiere
Yes, Dear Season 4 - Episode 19
When Greg disobeys Mr. Savitsky's orders to go see the premiere of Kevin Smith's new film, Jimmy takes his and Kim's studio badges, and he and Christine go in their place -- which has repercussions for Greg when Jimmy, who doesn't know what Kevin looks like, tells the director to his face that his movie is terrible.
#41 - The Game
Everybody Loves Raymond Season 1 - Episode 17
When Ray and his family play a game of "Scruples" after their cable goes out and they have nothing but time on their hands, they find themselves arguing about honesty. To make matters worse, when Ray complains to the cable company about the disruption in service, he is informed that he has an illegal hookup – courtesy of his dad.
#42 - The Big Snip
Yes, Dear Season 1 - Episode 15
After a pregnancy scare, Christine wants Jimmy to get a vasectomy. Both have second thoughts, but for very different reasons.
#43 - All I Want for Christmas
Everybody Loves Raymond Season 2 - Episode 12
All Ray wants for Christmas is a little loving from his wife and he's willing to try anything and everything to have his holiday wish come true. Ray has tried just about everything to get Debra "in the mood" and his dream comes true when she finally falls victim to his boyish charm on Christmas morning. The problem? At the very moment that he gives her the shivers, his entire family is working their way into the house for Eggs Florentine and gift unwrapping. But where there's a will, there's a way -- and Raymond is determined to get what he wants from Santa this year.
#44 - Recovering Pessimist
Everybody Loves Raymond Season 1 - Episode 18
When Debra tries to change Ray's pessimistic attitude about winning the "Sports Writer of the Year Award," he agrees to change his ways and become more upbeat - - and suffers the downside of being the only optimist in his family. When Ray finally starts feeling good about himself and his recent accomplishments, his family is surprised by the change in his personality and accuses him of being a "bragger with a swelled head."
#45 - Trophy Husband
Yes, Dear Season 3 - Episode 12
Jimmy isn't happy about Dominic getting participation trophies at his school's annual Olympics, thinking it only rewards losers. Kim lets Greg redecorate the living room.
#46 - Guess Who's Not Coming to Dinner
Yes, Dear Season 2 - Episode 9
Greg & Kim leave town for Thanksgiving so Jimmy invites his parents, Big Jimmy & Kitty, to come stay. But they bring guests of their own--an aunt, grandmother and cousin who has been in prison.
#47 - March Madness
Yes, Dear Season 3 - Episode 19
Greg gets a free trip to the NCAA Final Four in New Orleans as a gift from the studio he works for, but unfortunately it's the same weekend Kim and Christine are hosting their grandmother's 80th birthday party.
#49 - Kim's New Nanny
Yes, Dear Season 3 - Episode 5
Kim sticks up for a sweet, elderly nanny (Betty White) who she thinks is being mistreated by the woman she works for. Jimmy buys a robotic dog to teach Dominic responsibility.
#51 - Greg Needs a Friend
Yes, Dear Season 4 - Episode 13
Kim, Jimmy and Christine all take it upon themselves to help Greg find a friend when he needs someone to go to a jazz festival with him.
#52 - Still Parading
Still Standing Season 2 - Episode 17
Jealous of his friend's relationship with his athletic son, Bill tries to bond with Brian by helping him build a St. Patrick's Day parade float. Meanwhile, Lauren dreads the humiliation she's going to suffer when the uncoordinated Judy performs her Irish river dance at the parade.
#53 - High School Reunion
Yes, Dear Season 5 - Episode 4
At the gang's high school reunion, Greg plays along after he gets mistaken for one of the cool kids, but Jimmy is jealous when Greg's stolen identity threatens to challenge his bid for "Coolest Guy." Meanwhile, a dirty, old teacher is still interested in Christine and Kim is disappointed her high school stalker isn't interested in her anymore.
#54 - Greg and Jimmy's Criminals
Yes, Dear Season 4 - Episode 17
Mr. Savitsky assigns Greg to look after a convicted criminal as part of a work release program he unknowingly agreed to.
#55 - Senior Olympics
Yes, Dear Season 5 - Episode 9
When Tom comes to town to participate in a senior fencing match and Big Jimmy has also shown up to help the Hughes with their house, Big Jimmy throws his hat into the ring and challenges Tom to a duel.
#56 - A Bunch of Ice Holes
Yes, Dear Season 4 - Episode 10
Jimmy injuring his back making out with Christine throws a wrench into Don's plans to take him on a father-son ice-fishing tournament.
#57 - Headshot
Yes, Dear Season 5 - Episode 3
When Logan learns how to read before Sam, Jimmy and Christine confess to each other that they were both responsible for causing blunt head trauma to Sam when he was an infant -- and are now worried that they are the reason he can't read.
#58 - Shirley Cooks with Love
Yes, Dear Season 4 - Episode 23
Greg surprises Jimmy and Christine with a wedding video for their anniversary, but the trip down memory lane is not a happy one... for anyone.
#59 - A Complicated Plot
Yes, Dear Season 2 - Episode 11
When Greg's and Kim's parents both come to spend Christmas with the Warners, Greg gets worried that his folks won't be Sammy's preferred grandparents because they're so dull. Guest starring Tim Conway, Dan Hedaya, Vicki Lawrence & Alley Mills.
#60 - Guarding Greg
Yes, Dear Season 2 - Episode 3
Greg attempts to be "just one of the guys" with Jimmy and his security guard friends, but regrets it when they begin to overstep office boundaries.
#61 - Neighbors
Everybody Loves Raymond Season 1 - Episode 20
Irate neighbors are seriously up in arms over Ray's noisy dad and meddling mom so they demand a powwow at Ray's house, where his parents stumble upon the raucous caucus.
#62 - Broken by the Mold
Yes, Dear Season 5 - Episode 11
Unable to find employment after giving up his job at Radford, Greg is forced to swallow his pride and take a position outside of the movie world. But when he finds out his house is covered in toxic mold and unfit to live in, he's unable to swallow it a second time.