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    Posted on Dec 30, 2013

    10 NFL Head Coaches Who Had A Rough 2013

    Warranted or not, these guys are gone. Or at least, could be.

    1. FIRED: Gary Kubiak, Houston Texans

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    2013 Record: 2-11

    Combined Record: 61-64 after eight seasons.

    Accomplishments: Captured the franchise’s first division crown, playoff berth, and playoff win in 2011. Secured a franchise-best 12-4 record last season.

    Low Point(s): This season's 11-game losing streak, capped off with a 27–20 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars.

    2. FIRED: Mike Shanahan, Washington Redskins

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    2013 Record: 3-13

    Combined Record: 24-40 after four seasons.

    Accomplishments: Ending the 2012 season on a seven-game winning streak to capture the team's first NFC East title since 1999.

    Low Point(s): Finishing this season 3-13 with an eight-game losing streak. Publicly fighting with starting quarterback RG3. Losing that fight.

    3. FIRED: Jim Schwartz, Detroit Lions

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    2013 Record: 7-9

    Combined Record: 29-51 after five seasons.

    Accomplishments: Finishing second in the NFC North and going to the playoffs for the first time since 1999.

    Low Point(s): Losing 14 games in 2009. Running after Jim Harbuagh after the Lions lost to the 49ers.

    4. FIRED: Rob Chudzinski, Cleveland Browns

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    2013 Record: 4-12

    Combined Record: 4-12 (First year head coach. Previously served as the Browns' tight ends coach in 2004 and offensive coordinator in 2007–'08.)

    Accomplishments: Recorded the first Browns win at FirstEnergy Stadium.

    Low Point(s): Seven-game losing streak to end the season.

    5. FIRED: Leslie Frazier, Minnesota Vikings

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    2013 Record: 5-10

    Combined Record: 21-32-1 after four seasons. (Previously served as defensive coordinator in 2007, assistant head coach/defensive coordinator from 2008–2010, and interim head coach in 2010.)

    Accomplishments: Captured the rare NFL tie! Recorded the biggest single-season turnaround in Vikings history, going from 3-13 in 2011 to 10-6 in 2012.

    Low Point(s): Losing 13 games in a single season. Choosing to start Donovan McNabb.

    6. FIRED: Greg Schiano, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

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    2013 Record: 4-12

    Combined Record: 11-21 after two seasons.

    Accomplishments: Four-game winning streak in 2012. Proved to be correct on negative assessment of quarterback Josh Freeman.

    Low Point(s): Eight-game losing streak to start the 2013 season.

    7. Hot Seat: Jason Garrett, Dallas Cowboys

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    2013 Record: 8-8

    Combined Record: 29-27 after four seasons.

    Accomplishments: Never had a losing season.

    Low Point(s): Being knocked out of playoff contention in Week 17 for the third consecutive season.

    8. Hot Seat: Mike Munchak, Tennessee Titans

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    2013 Record: 7-9

    Combined Record: 22-26 after three seasons.

    Accomplishments: Tied with the Cincinnati Bengals for the last playoff spot in 2011. (Lost the tiebreaker due to their 24–17 loss to the Bengals in Week 9).

    Low Point(s): Losing to the Texans and the Jaguars this season.

    9. Hot Seat: Joe Philbin, Miami Dolphins

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    2013 Record: 8-8

    Combined Record: 15-17 after two seasons.

    Accomplishments: Beat the Colts, the Bengals, and the Patriots this season — all playoff teams.

    Low Point(s): That whole Richie Incognito-Jonathan Martin disaster.

    10. Warm Seat: Tom Coughlin, New York Giants

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    2013 Record: 7-9

    Combined Record: 90-70 after 10 seasons.

    Accomplishments: Winning two Super Bowls.

    Low Point(s): Six-game losing streak to start the 2013 season.