NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Titans have parted with Jeff Fisher, who just completed his 16th full season as the NFL's longest-tenured coach with his team.
The team announced the move Thursday night within an hour of a report by SI.com that they were negotiating Fisher's departure. The team said in a release that "Fisher will no longer be the head coach of the team."
A news conference will be held either later Thursday night or Friday to discuss the first coaching change since the franchise relocated to Tennessee from Houston in 1997.
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