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Finally! Browns fire head coach Hue Jackson and Todd Haley, Gregg Williams named interim coach

Cleveland’s miserable time under Hue Jackson has come to an end, and Todd Haley is gone as well.

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Not long after we re-iterated how Hue Jackson is the worst coach in NFL history, Jimmy Haslam finally pulled the trigger and fired the third-year head coach. As Albert Breer of the MMQB pointed out, the other coaches didn’t even know before the news leaked from ESPN’s Adam Schefter:

Per Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, it sounds like GM John Dorsey got in the ear enough of Haslam:

Coaching Change Summary

  • Head coach Hue Jackson has been fired.
  • Offensive coordinator Todd Haley has been fired.
  • Gregg Williams has been promoted from defensive coordinator to interim head coach.
  • Freddie Kitchens has been promoted from running backs coach to interim offensive coordinator.