October 2019

Washington Redskins Fire Coach Jay Gruden

Redskins owner Daniel Snyder and team president Bruce Allen announced Gruden's release on Monday morning. . Through the first five games of the 2019 season, the team has clearly not performed up to expectations, and we all share in that responsibility. , Washington Redskins, via statement . The Redskins fell to 0-5 after a 33-7 loss to the New England Patriots on Sunday. . We are committed to doing all that we can collectively as an organization to turn things around and give our Redskins fans a team they can be proud of in 2019 and beyond. , Washington Redskins, via statement. Redskins assistant head coach/offensive line coach Bill Callahan will serve as the interim head coach. . Gruden had a 35-49-1 record in his sixth season with Washington. . The coach had one more year remaining on his contract and is owed $5 million for 2020. . Gruden becomes the fifth coach to be fired by Snyder, . joining Norv Turner, Marty Schottenheimer, Jim Zorn and Mike Shanahan.