So much for that contract extension for Mike Mularkey. The Titans have find their head coach Mike Mularkey, according to ESPN.
Filed to ESPN: the Titans and head coach Mike Mularkey have mutually agreed to part ways, according to a league source.
— Field Yates (@FieldYates) January 15, 2018
The news comes less than two days after the Titans began discussing a contract extension with Mularkey and a week after Titans owner Amy Adams Strunk publicly gave Mularkey a vote of confidence.
The Titans released this statement regarding the firing:
More from Amy Adams Strunk on Mularkey:
“We did discuss extending his future with our team over the past week, but in those discussions about the direction of the team, it became evident that we saw different paths to achieve greater success.”
— Jim Wyatt (@jwyattsports) January 15, 2018