x
Breaking News
More () »

CBS News 8 - San Diego, CA News Station - KFMB Channel 8 | cbs8.com

Chargers fire head coach Anthony Lynn after 4 seasons

Los Angeles won its final four games to finish 7-9, but it wasn’t enough to save Lynn's job.
Credit: AP
FILE - In this Dec. 15 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn speaks after an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings, in Carson, Calif. The Los Angeles Chargers have fired coach Anthony Lynn less than two seasons after he led the franchise to the AFC divisional round. (AP Photo/Kelvin Kuo, File)

LOS ANGELES COUNTY, Calif. — The Los Angeles Chargers have fired coach Anthony Lynn less than two seasons after he led the franchise to the AFC divisional round.

Lynn is the fifth NFL coach fired this season, joining Houston’s Bill O’Brien, Atlanta’s Dan Quinn, Detroit’s Matt Patricia and Adam Gase of the New York Jets. 

Los Angeles won its final four games to finish 7-9, but it wasn’t enough to save Lynn's job.

Owner and chairman of the board, Dean Spanos, posted the following statement on Twitter:

For the full AP story, click here.