The Washington Redskins’ Mike Shanahan and Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Greg Schiano were among five National Football League coaches fired at season’s end, while the New York Jets’ Rex Ryan was given a reprieve.
It’s just so convenient to demonize Randy Moss , whose history of hubris makes the wide receiver an easy target for sports fans fed up with coach killers. Not this time, though, and not with this team.
Tom Coughlin will return as coach of the New York Giants and Leslie Frazier passed his audition with the Minnesota Vikings. The fate of some of their National Football League colleagues isn’t so secure.
Long after their playoff chances vanished, their coach was fired and quarterback Brett Favre finally sidelined, the Minnesota Vikings face the end of the National Football League season unsure where they will next call home.