Rex Ryan of the New York Jets was fired early Monday morning. HollywoodLife.com has learnt EXCLUSIVELY what the head coach has planned now that he was let go — check it out!
Black Monday was a rough day for many NFL coaches and general managers. Although he was let go, Rex Ryan will probably end up ESPN within the week — we have all the EXCLUSIVE details!
Rex Ryan’s Plans After Being Fired
A source told HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY, “He will have a job with ESPN within the week. The good thing about that is he can be an analyst for the NFL Playoffs and still look for a new job as a head coach at the same time. Its a great situation for Rex and ESPN, they both will benefit from it.”
The team’s owner, Woody Johnson, made this statement about his decision:
“After extensive thought and reflection about the current state of our football team, this morning I informed Rex Ryan and John Idzik that they will not be returning for the 2015 season. Both Rex and John made significant contributions to the team, and they have my appreciation and gratitude for their efforts and commitment. Over the years, Rex brought the Jets a bold confidence and a couple of great post-season runs, which all of us will remember,” Woody said in a statement.
Other NFL Coaches And General Managers Who Were Fired
Here is a list of the other’s who were fired on Black Monday:
Chigago Bears: Fired head coach Marc Trestman and GM Phil Emery
Atlanta Falcons: Fired head coach Mike Smith
The San Francisco 49ers: The team and Coach Jim Harbaugh have mutually agreed to part ways
HollywoodLifers, do you agree with the coaches/DM’s who were fired? Let us know in the comments below!
— Shira Benozilio