Ryan, Idzik Fired
On Monday, New York Jets fired head coach Rex Ryan and general manager John Idzik. Idzik lasted two years with the Jets, and Ryan lasted six years, respectively. The Jets compiled a 46-50 record under Ryan, and advanced to two AFC Championships.
Bears Part Ways with Emery, Trestman
The Chicago Bears announced that GM Phil Emery and HC Marc Trestman will not return to the team in 2014. Emery joined the team in 2012, and Trestman joined the team a year later in 2013. Trestman’s record with the Bears was 13-19.
The Atlanta Falcons fired HC Mike Smith. Smith has been with the team since 2008 and tallied a 66-46 record. Smith was 1-4 in the playoffs.
Harbaugh, 49ers Part Ways
The San Francisco 49ers and HC Jim Harbaugh parted ways after four years. Harbaugh tallied a 44-19-1 record with the 49ers. Reportedly, Harbaugh is close to joining the University of Michigan, his alma mater.