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Former Rams Head Coach Jeff Fisher Releases Statement, Thanks Team

Fish had some kind words after the team terminated his contract extension.

Los Angeles Rams Head Coach Jeff Fisher
Los Angeles Rams Head Coach Jeff Fisher
Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

The Los Angeles Rams terminated the contract of Head Coach Jeff Fisher yesterday.

After nearly five seasons, Fisher left the Rams with a 31-45-1 record. Despite the lack of success providing four losing seasons in four opportunities and the rancor held toward both the results and his approach from the fan base, Fisher offered a very professional and endearing message to close out his era as head coach of the Rams on ESPN’s NFL Live program:

First and foremost, I want to thank Stan Kroenke for the opportunity to be part of this organization the last four and a half years. I want to thank the entire football staff as it has been a privilege to work with each one of them day in and day out. I especially want to thank all the players. They are a great group of men that I respect, and that I will greatly miss. My hope is that each one of the players experience great success in the future.

We wish Fisher well in his future endeavors.