Born: October 30, 1936

"When you believe in yourself and the people you surround yourself with, you will win something really big someday." Dick Vermeil

One of the most distinguished coaching careers in National Football League history officially concluded when Dick Vermeil announced his retirement from professional football in 2006.  Vermeil spent 15 seasons as an NFL head coach and was a member of the league’s coaching fraternity for 19 seasons.  In addition, Vermeil has had a prestigious career as a football broadcaster, analyzing both NFL and college games.

He is just one of four coaches in NFL history to lead two different teams to the Super Bowl, Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl XV and St. Louis Rams in Super Bowl XXXIV.

Coach Dick Vermeil was inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame in 2001 and honored as a Legend in 2012.