The Panthers announce the dismissal of coach Frank Reich
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Carolina decided to end the coaching project after 11 games, and the team will be led by special teams coordinator Chris Tabor on an interim basis.
project Frank Reich in front of Carolina Panthers It ended after only 11 matches.
This Monday is the owner Panthers He announced in a statement the chapter to Frank Reichwho had a 1-10 record in his only campaign at the helm Carolina.
“I met the coach Frank Reich This morning I told him about it He will not continue as head coach of the Carolina Panthers“I want to thank,” Tepper said in the statement released by the team sincere For his dedication and service, we wish him the best.
“Effective immediately, special teams coordinator Chris Tabor will serve as our interim head coach. Senior assistant Jim Caldwell will serve as a special advisor to offensive coordinator Thomas Brown, who will assume play-calling duties.”
the Panthers They have the worst record in the NFL and have already had their sixth straight losing season since Tepper acquired the team in 2018 for $2.275 million.
with Frank Reich Calling plays on offense, Panthers They scored 15 or fewer points on Sunday for the fifth straight week and seventh in 11 games. Rookie quarterback Bryce Young, drafted with the first overall pick in 2023 – from Carolina Acquired after sending two first-round picks and wide receiver DJ Moore to the Chicago Bears –, he ranks last in the NFL in Total QBR and has been sacked 40 times, tied for fifth-most by a player in his first 10 games since he began analyzing sacks in 1963.
“What are you going to do?” He pointed out. Frank Reich After Sunday’s loss to the Tennessee Titans. “You’re 1 to 10. Are you going to feel sorry for yourself? Is there something that will magically fix everything? No.”
Information from David Newton was used in writing this note.