NFL Head Coaching Changes For 2001
As of June 1, 2001, six new head coaches were in place for the start of the '01 regular season.
|AFC||Old Coach||Why Left?||New Coach||Hired||Old Job|
|Buffalo||Wade Phillips||fired (Jan. 8)||Gregg Williams||Feb. 1||Def. coord., NFL Titans|
|Cleveland||Chris Palmer||fired (Jan. 11)||Butch Davis||Jan. 30||Head coach, U. Miami-FL|
|Kansas City||Gunther Cunningham||fired (Jan. 5)||Dick Vermeil||Jan. 12||Former head coach, NFL Rams|
|NY Jets||Al Groh||to Virginia (Dec. 30)||Herman Edwards||Jan. 18||Asst. coach, NFL Buccaneers|
|NFC||Old Coach||Why Left?||New Coach||Hired||Old Job|
|Detroit||Gary Moeller|| fired (Jan. 25)||Marty Mornhinweg||Jan. 25||Off. coord., NFL 49ers|
|Washington||Terry Robiskie||was interim (Jan. 12)||Marty Schottenheimer||Jan. 4||ESPN TV analyst|
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