“After deliberating for weeks and thoroughly analyzing Urban’s entire tenure with our team, I am truly disappointed to have come to the conclusion that an immediate change is imperative for all. everyone.” Khan said. “I informed Urban of this change this evening. As I said in October, it was essential to regain our trust and respect. Unfortunately, that didn’t happen. .”
Darrell Bevell, offensive coordinator, will serve as interim coach for the rest of the season, the owner said.
Mr Khan said Trent Baalke will stay on as general manager, working with Bevell “to ensure that our team is inspired and competitive while representing Jacksonville proudly in four games last game of the season.”
Meyer’s last head coach job was at Ohio State, from 2012-2018. He helped lead the team to a national title in 2014. He also won two national championships as head coach of the Florida Gators, in 2006 and 2008. After stepping down as coach. Chief Executive Officer at Ohio State, Meyer is a studio analyst for Fox Sports.