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

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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.