Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera says defensive coordinator Sean McDermott will interview for the Washington Redskins head coaching position this week.
Best Game: Shootout 45-41 win over Bears on Oct. 20, when Robert Griffin III threw for 298 yards, ran for 84 and, for one day at least, looked something like the RG3 of last year.
For the third time in his life Mike Shanahan had been fired as a head coach in the NFL and, in truth, there was little he could do to prevent it.
Ousted head coach Mike Shanahan wasn’t the ultimate problem in Washington. Owner Daniel Snyder is.
The firing of Mike Shanahan came as no surprise to the players, some of whom denied paying attention to reports of the impending departures in the closing weeks of the season.
What began with so much promise and hype four years ago came to halt Monday as the Washington Redskins fired head coach Mike Shanahan.
Mike Shanahan has made many questionable decisions during his tenure with the organization, but the bottom line is he hasn’t won consistently enough to warrant another year on the job.
Santana Moss, Trent Williams, DeAngelo Hall, Trent Williams and Kory Lichtensteiger all voiced support for Mike Shanahan remaining the Redskins’ head coach.
Santana Moss didn’t waste any time, or spare any choice words, in summing up the Redskins’ 2013 season following their 20-6 season finale against the Giants.
For weeks it has been believed Sunday would be the final game Mike Shanahan would coach for the Washington Redskins.