This year's inductees are: center Dermontti Dawson, defensive end/linebacker Chris Doleman, defensive tackle Cortez Kennedy, running back Curtis Martin, tackle Willie Roaf and veteran selection Jack Butler, who played cornerback for the Steelers in the 1950's.
Both the Giants' Tom Coughlin and New England's Bill Belichick are direct descendants of Parcells' coaching tree. Both men had high praise for their old boss this week.
Belichick worked under Parcells for three teams: the Giants, Patriots and Jets. Coughlin worked for Parcells fro 88-90 and was the WR coach on the Giants' Super Bowl XLV championship team. Belichick, incidentally, was the defensive coordinator of that club