As expected the San Francisco 49ers fired both Chip Kelly and GM Trent Baalke after a 2-14 season. The San Diego Chargers (Could they be the Los Angeles Chargers?) fire Mike McCoy after a 5-11 season. Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston becomes 1st QB with back-to-back 4,000 yard passing seasons in his first 2 seasons.
The Cleveland Browns, despite an extremely disappointing 1-15 season retain Hugh Jackson, the Browns will have the #1 overall pick in the upcoming draft.
Aaron Rodgers’ bold prediction that the Packers will ‘run the table’ came true last night with a 31-24 victory over the Detroit Lions, but, both Packers & Lions have made the playoffs by virtue of the Redskins losing to the Giants 20-10, had the Redskins won, the Lions would not have made the playoffs.
The Minnesota Vikings have decided to keep head coach Mike Zimmer despite finishing 8-8 after starting 5-0.
Eagles rookie QB Carson Wentz set the rookie passing record for completions in a season, a record that was held by the man Wentz replaced, Sam Bradford, who set the record in 2010 with the then St. Louis Rams.