CHARLOTTE — The Carolina Panthers have parted means with head coach Ron Rivera, proprietor David Tepper introduced Tuesday.
Secondary mentor Perry Fewell has been named interim head coach. Offensive coordinator Norv Turner will changeover to unique assistant to the head coach, and quarterbacks mentor Scott Turner will serve as offensive coordinator.
“I imagine this is the greatest selection for the long-term results of our staff,” Tepper mentioned. “I have a excellent offer of regard for Ron and the contributions he has designed to this franchise and to this group. I wish him the greatest. I will immediately commence the search for the following head mentor of the Carolina Panthers.”
Rivera was named the fourth head mentor in Carolina Panthers record in 2011, and gained a 76-63-one normal season report and a 3-4 postseason mark. In nine seasons, Rivera guided the group to a Tremendous Bowl visual appeal, an NFC Championship and three NFC South titles.
“We are likely to just take a complete and complete review of our soccer procedure to make positive we are structured for long-phrase sustained good results,” continued Tepper. “Our vision is to uncover the proper blend of previous-university willpower and toughness with modern and revolutionary procedures. We will look at a wide assortment of soccer executives to complement our present soccer staff members. One alter that we will employ is using the services of an assistant common manager and vice president of football functions. We all should figure out that this is the first step in a course of action, but we are dedicated to building and protecting a championship tradition for our workforce and our supporters.”