Josh McDaniels was relieved of his coaching duties today according to a report by ESPN.com. This is something that many people predicted would happen despite the latest show of support from Broncos owner Pat Bowlen.
Bowlen was quoted as saying that he was, "not interested in making a coaching change." This almost always means that the coach has spent his last days in control of the team.
After losing to the Kansas City Chiefs last Sunday the move was made to replace McDaniels as head coach.
Here are five reasons the Broncos had to fire McDaniels.