The Giants additionally fired basic supervisor Jerry Reese, who turns into the primary GM recognized to be let go in-season by the workforce.
McAdoo is the primary Giants head coach to be relieved of his duties in-season since 1976 when Invoice Arnsparger was fired.
McAdoo’s brief period ends with a thirteen-15 document. Reese’s almost eleven-yr tenure ends with a ninety-eighty two report, two Tremendous Bowl championships (2007 and 2011).
The firing ends a tumultuous week as the two-10 Giants are going via one of many worst seasons in franchise historical past. After Sunday’s 24-17 loss to the Oakland Raiders, the Giants are tied for the second-worst document within the NFL.
McAdoo made the playoffs in his first season final yr after the previous offensive coordinator took over for Tom Coughlin. In 2016, the Giants had an eleven-5 document and ended a 5-yr playoff drought.