||Born August 22 in Englewood, New Jersey, as Duane Parcells
||Graduates from Wichita State University; cut by NFL's Detroit Lions during training camp.
||Named New York Giants head coach.
||Quits as Giants head coach after winning Super Bowl XXV, 20-19 over Buffalo Bills. It was Parcells' second Super Bowl championship.
||Named New England Patriots head coach
||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.
||Jets fall one victory short of Super Bowl, losing 23-10 to Denver Broncos in AFC Championship game.
||Quits as Jets coach.
||Named Dallas Cowboys head coach