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  1. Image: Coaching visits trackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | NFL

    ... Pettine and general manager Ray Farmer are safe. Atlanta Falcons : The team announced Monday morning that coach Mike Smith has been fired after six seasons. NFL Media's Albert Breer reported general manager Thomas Dimitroff is safe, but owner Arthur ...

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  2. 2015 NFL Free Agency: Previewing Team Cap Space and StrategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... From 13 wins and a share of the best record in the NFL in 2012 to a combined 10-22 mark the last two seasons, the Mike Smith era has come to end in Atlanta after seven years. The Falcons finished dead last in the NFL in total defense and also gave ...

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  3. NFL Weekly Predictions: Wild CardRead the original story

    Jan 1, 2015 | Sports Central Articles and Columns

    ... you finish No. 2 in the NFC South. The cream rises to the top; the rest ends up in the Falcons locker room. And Mike Smith got fired a day later. If you're scoring at home, 'Black Monday' followed 'Brown Sunday.' "I've played some of my best ...

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  4. Former Jets Head Coach Rex Ryan to Interview with 49ers, Falcons Next WeekRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Sports Media 101

    ... with a top notch defense. The Falcons, who were also in the NFC Championship Game against the 49ers, relieved Mike Smith after seven seasons in Atlanta. The Falcons gave Smith one last chance to save his job in Week 17 against the Carolina Panthers, ...

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  5. Back to work? Rex Ryan to interview with Falcons, 49ersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | New York Post

    ... is not hired as a head coach. The Falcons know Ryan a little bit. He interviewed there in 2008 before they hired Mike Smith, the coach they fired on Monday. Owner Arthur Blank passed on Ryan, then the Ravens defensive coordinator, but might have a ...

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  6. Doc's TML: Ease up on the BengalsRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Cincinnati.com

    ... the NFL. Two years ago, the Falcons were a play or two away from the Super Bowl. Now, the loss to Carolina means Mike Smith is out of a job and Atlanta is decidedly a team in transition. by now. Sunday's bludgeoning should mean nothing. The Oct. 19 ...

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  7. NFL: Several coaches dropped from NFL teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... were fired Monday after the team completed a disappointing 5-11 campaign. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh) Rex Ryan, Mike Smith and Marc Trestman were fired Monday, leaving the New York Jets, Atlanta Falcons and Chicago Bears in the market for a coach. The San ...

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  8. Black Monday: NFL teams in need of new coach or GM have many optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    Rex Ryan, Mike Smith and Marc Trestman were fired Monday, leaving the New York Jets, Atlanta Falcons and Chicago Bears in the market for a coach. The San Francisco 49ers parted ways with Jim Harbaugh on Sunday and the Oakland Raiders let Dennis Allen go in October.

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  9. Patriots Notebook: McDaniels in spotlightRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Boston Herald

    ... Jim Harbaugh mutually parted ways, is one. Also, the New York Jets fired Rex Ryan , the Atlanta Falcons dropped Mike Smith and the Chicago Bears axed Marc Trestman . "I haven't even thought about that, to tell you the truth," McDaniels said ...

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  10. NFL Report Cards: 2014 Grades for Every TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... the chips were on the line, they fell about as flat on their face as humanly possible. Following the firing of Mike Smith, the next head coach of this team (and presumably two new coordinators) are going to have a heckuva group to work with, but ...

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  11. NFL News: Atlanta Falcons Fire Head Coach Mike SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | International Business Times

    Mike Smith of the Atlanta Falcons has been fired by the team, officials confirmed on Monday. The announcement was made by Falcons owner Arthur Blank, who said that it was one of the most difficult decisions in his career, Dec 28, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith reacts to the play against the Carolina Panthers during the second half against the Atlanta Falcons at the Georgia Dome.

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  12. Keeping an eye on Hue Jackson for head coaching vacanciesRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Cincy Jungle

    ... The New York Jets and Chicago Bears fired their general managers and head coaches respectively and Atlanta dumped Mike Smith -- but refused to call it a firing. It's important for these teams to get a move on with their candidates list. Through the ...

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  13. Potential replacements for Giants' defensive coordinator Perry FewellRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Big Blue View

    ... should be in the mix. He's been a top-notch coordinator for a long time . The Atlanta Falcons fired head coach Mike Smith on Monday, making another veteran defensive coordinator the Giants are familiar with -- Mike Nolan -- available. Nolan was ...

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  14. Atlanta Falcons Head Coach FiredRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | WTKS-AM Savannah

    This was Atlanta Falcons Head Coach Mike Smith's second losing season. The Falcons plan a news conference for Monday afternoon.

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  15. "Black Monday" in the NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... manager Ray Farmer and head coach Mike Pettine. The Atlanta Falcons have decided to part ways with head coach Mike Smith. Smith spent seven seasons with the Falcons and had a 66-46 record in the regular season and 1-4 in the postseason. Smith ...

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  16. Extra Points: The copying ceases on 'Black Monday'Read the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Sports Network

    ... later in a Dec. 1 loss to Miami, long after New York was no longer relevant to the playoff picture. Next up was Mike Smith in Atlanta, who was dismissed after seven seasons, one day after losing 34-3 at home to the Carolina Panthers in a ...

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  17. 10 best potential Falcons replacements for Mike SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Sporting News

    Atlanta is making a head coaching change after seven seasons. Mike Smith was fired on Black Monday, despite going 66-46 and taking the team to the playoffs four times.

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  18. Falcons fire Head Coach Mike SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Business Journal

    After the Atlanta Falcons finished the season 6-10 and third in the NFC South, the team released Head Coach Mike Smith from his contract. " Smitty 's contributions to our club, team and city over the last seven years are numerous," Falcons Owner Arthur Blank said in a statement.

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  19. Falcons Head Coach Mike Smith released from contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... have fallen to 10-22, including a 6-10 finish this year. The Atlanta Falcons today announced that Head Coach Mike Smith was released from his contract. A press conference, hosted by Falcons Owner Arthur Blank, will be held today at 11 a.m. at The ...

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  20. Is Detroit Defensive Coordinator Teryl Austin going to be the next head coach in Atlanta?Read the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | The Falcoholic

    Mike Smith's tenure with the Atlanta Falcons has come to an end. A tenure that brought the Falcons five consecutive winning seasons with Smith at the helm but it is time for a fresh start in Atlanta.

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