Ron Rivera out as Carolina coach after nine seasons
NORTH CAROLINA – According to ESPN, the Carolina Panthers have fired coach Ron Rivera.
Rivera has been the Panthers coach since 2011, and earned a 76-63-1 regular season record and a 3-4 postseason mark.
In nine seasons, Rivera guided the team to a Super Bowl appearance, an NFC Championship and three NFC South titles.
Secondary coach Perry Fewell will step in as interim coach.