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Bill Parcells

Cumulative stats (All positions)

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
26 229-178-1 56.25% 12-10 54.55%

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Biography

Bill Parcells was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1980 until 2010, finishing his career with the Miami Dolphins as their executive vice president of football operations. Over his twenty-six years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 229-178-1. During his career he was a head coach for nineteen seasons. His first head coaching opportunity came with the New York Giants. He led the team for eight seasons, compiling a record of 77-49-1. During his time leading the Giants the team won the Super Bowl in 1986 and 1990. His next head coaching stint came with the New England Patriots. He coached the Patriots from 1993 to 1996, leading the team to a 32-32-0 record during his four seasons as head coach. His third opportunity as head coach began in 1997 with the New York Jets. He coached them for three seasons and the team had a 29-19-0 record during his tenure with the team. His last opportunity as head coach began in 2003 with the Dallas Cowboys. He coached them for four seasons and the team had a 34-30-0 during his tenure with the team. Parcells won the NFL's Coach of the Year award two times throughout his career, most recently in 1994 after guiding the Patriots to a 10-6-0 record and a berth in the playoffs. During his time as head coach and defensive coordinator he coached multiple players to outstanding seasons. Three players have received awards at the end of the season under Parcells' coaching. As the defensive coordinator for the Giants Lawrence Taylor won AP Defensive Player of the Year (2) and AP Defensive Rookie of the Year. As the head coach for the Giants Lawrence Taylor won AP Defensive Player of the Year and Most Valuable Player and Ottis Anderson won Comeback Player of the Year. As the head coach for the Patriots Curtis Martin won AP Offensive Rookie of the Year.

Last modified: 1/4/2018

History

Year Position Record Playoff record
2010 Miami Dolphins Executive Vice President of Football Operations 7-9-0 0-0
2009 Miami Dolphins Executive Vice President of Football Operations 7-9-0 0-0
2008 Miami Dolphins Executive Vice President of Football Operations 11-5-0 0-1
2006 Dallas Cowboys Head Coach 9-7-0 0-1
2005 Dallas Cowboys Head Coach 9-7-0 0-0
2004 Dallas Cowboys Head Coach 6-10-0 0-0
2003 Dallas Cowboys Head Coach 10-6-0 0-1
2000 New York Jets General Manager 9-7-0 0-0
1999 New York Jets Head Coach / General Manager 8-8-0 0-0
1998 New York Jets Head Coach / General Manager 12-4-0 1-1
1997 New York Jets General Manager / Head Coach 9-7-0 0-0
1996 New England Patriots Head Coach 11-5-0 2-1
1995 New England Patriots Head Coach 6-10-0 0-0
1994 New England Patriots Head Coach 10-6-0 0-1
1993 New England Patriots Head Coach 5-11-0 0-0
1990 New York Giants Head Coach 13-3-0 3-0
1989 New York Giants Head Coach 12-4-0 0-1
1988 New York Giants Head Coach 10-6-0 0-0
1987 New York Giants Head Coach 6-9-0 0-0
1986 New York Giants Head Coach 14-2-0 3-0
1985 New York Giants Head Coach 10-6-0 1-1
1984 New York Giants Head Coach 9-7-0 1-1
1983 New York Giants Head Coach 3-12-1 0-0
1982 New York Giants Linebackers Coach / Defensive Coordinator 4-5-0 0-0
1981 New York Giants Linebackers Coach / Defensive Coordinator 9-7-0 1-1
1980 New England Patriots Linebackers Coach 10-6-0 0-0

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