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Bill Parcells: A legendary motivator

Two-time Super Bowl champ knew exactly which buttons to push on his players

Originally Published: August 2, 2013
By Jeffri Chadiha | ESPN.com

Bill Parcells' greatest gift as a head coach had nothing to do with X's and O's, game-day adjustments or personnel evaluation. Instead, it had everything to do with bonding. No coach in his era was better at discovering exactly what it takes to motivate every player on his roster. More importantly, as many of those players would attest, he also understood something equally crucial to his success: All players shouldn't be treated equally.

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