It’s that time of the NFL season where the less successful coaches are in fear of their jobs. It’s Black Monday time. Even though the “released by mutual consent” (firings) sometimes start on the Sunday of week 17 or before, the majority will happen the day after. Paul from the 3Legs 4th Down podcast is here to take you through it all and try and make some sense out of what’s going on.
Pre Black Monday Job Losses:
Eagles – Head Coach/ De-facto GM Chip Kelly fired on Tuesday
Dolphins – “Parted ways” with GM Dennis Hickey on Saturday
Browns – GM Ray Farmer and Head Coach Mike Pettine fired on Sunday
49ers – Head Coach Jim Tomsula fired on Sunday
Black Monday Job Losses:
Giants – Head Coach Tom Coughlin steps down