2 weeks Falcons dump Quinn as coach after woeful 0-5 NFL start Manilatimes |Sports
NEW YORK: Dan Quinn was fired as coach of the NFL’s Atlanta Falcons and general manager Thomas Dimitroff was also axed, hours after losing to Carolina for an 0-5 start.
Atlanta Falcons coach Dan Quinn (left) and general manager Thomas Dimitroff were both fired only hours after the NFL club fell to 0-5 with a 23-16 loss to the Carolina Panthers. AFP PHOTO The Panthers’ 23-16 road triumph proved to much for team president Rich McKay, who assumed oversight of operations until an interim coach is named as a search begins for a new top executive. ... more