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2. Tom Coughlin

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With the Giants at 7-7 late in the 2011 regular season, many thought Coughlin's job was in jeopardy. Then he led Big Blue to six straight victories, including a win in Super Bowl XLVI, and now he's mentioned as a Hall of Fame candidate.