Longtime coach of the New York Giants who was named NFL Coach of the Year in 1997.
Unlike many other coaches, he never played a regular season game in the NFL.
He led the Giants to an NFC Championship in 2000 but the team lost in the Super Bowl to the Baltimore Ravens.
He and his wife Kitty had a son before they married, who they gave up for adoption. They reunited with their child in 2003.
He became a TV announcer for the 2008 NFC Championship Game, along Marv Albert.