Black Monday

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Black Monday: Cue the Dirge – New York Times

New York TimesA day of watching Black Monday programming on the NFL Network and ESPN2 tells you that the ritual of firing head coaches the day after the regular season ends is the funereal opposite…

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Minnesota Vikings Fire Coach Leslie Frazier – ABC News

ABC NewsLeslie Frazier’s admirers were all over the Minnesota Vikings locker room and throughout the organization. Credited with keeping the team on an even keel and eliciting maximum effort through several rough stretches of his…

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Redskins fire coach Mike Shanahan – USA TODAY

USA TODAYMike Shanahan is out as the Washington Redskins’ coach and executive vice president. The team fired him after a meeting Monday morning, one day after the Redskins finished a controversy-filled 3-13 season with a…


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