NFL Teams Get Head Start On 'Black Monday'; Others May Act SoonBono and the guys in U2 are big football fans, as in soccer. So when they sang about "Sunday Bloody Sunday" and "New Year's Day," they had no intention of describing the end of the 2016 NFL season.
Jets Fans Offer Mixed Reactions To Firings Of Rex Ryan, GM John IdzikThe sidewalk and steps in front of the Jets' store off Madison Avenue are a rubble-strewn mess, under construction with the promise of a better tomorrow.
Rex Ryan, GM John Idzik Fired As Jets Quickly Move ForwardJohnson fired coach Rex Ryan and general manager John Idzik on Monday, one day after completing one of the most disappointing seasons in franchise history.
'Frustrated' Jets Owner Says Heads Could Roll — Or Not — On Black MondayWoody Johnson told the Daily News he's still unsure whether Rex Ryan or John Idzik will be employed by the close of business on Dec. 29, one day after the Jets' final game.
See Ya, Fellas: Shanahan, Schiano Among NFL 'Black Monday' FiringsAfter Rob Chudzinski was fired on Sunday night, Mike Shanahan, Leslie Frazier, Greg Schiano and Jim Schwartz got the ax on "Black Monday."
Giglio: The NFL Coaching Carousel Is More Meaningful Than EverNFL owners have realized that finding the right guy on the sideline is cheaper, more stable and maybe even more impactful than the right guy under center.
Keidel: I Don't Feel Sorry For Coaches, GMs Who Got Canned On 'Black Monday'Does Chan Gailey care when you lose your $30,000-per-year gig, that you were living check-to-check before massive layoffs? Does Mike Tannenbaum care that you can't afford the COBRA premiums to keep your kids with health insurance?
Jets Fire GM Mike Tannenbaum; Rex Ryan StaysAs expected, Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum was given a one-way ticket out of the big top on Monday morning.
Silverman: Rex Ryan Has Bought Himself One More Year -- And That's ItIf Rex Ryan thinks he can breathe easy because he was not let go on Black Monday, he should think again. Ryan has bought himself one more year -- and that’s it. If he doesn't think so, he should pick up the phone and call Lovie Smith.