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Bill Parcells


1941 Born August 22 in Englewood, New Jersey, as Duane Parcells
1964 Graduates from Wichita State University; cut by NFL's Detroit Lions during training camp.
1983 Named New York Giants head coach.
1991 Quits as Giants head coach after winning Super Bowl XXV, 20-19 over Buffalo Bills. It was Parcells' second Super Bowl championship.
1993 Named New England Patriots head coach
1997 Quits as Patriots head coach shortly after New England's 35-21 loss to Green Bay Packers in Super Bowl XXXI. Signs as head coach of the New York Jets, who surrender draft choices to New England as compensation.
1998 Jets fall one victory short of Super Bowl, losing 23-10 to Denver Broncos in AFC Championship game.
1999 Quits as Jets coach.
2003 Named Dallas Cowboys head coach

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