The new year is just around the corner and, like clockwork, change is in the air in the NFL.
Four coaches have already been axed this season—Brad Childress, Wade Phillips, Josh McDaniels and Mike Singletary—and plenty more will be leading their teams into play on Sunday with their jobs firmly on the line.
From Tony Sparano in Miami to Tom Coughlin in New York, from Tom Cable in Oakland to Eric Mangini in Cleveland, there's certainly no shortage of heads lined up to be severed on the chopping block.
Meanwhile, there are still a few playoff spots that have yet to be secured in both conferences—the AFC South, the NFC West and one of the NFC's Wild Card berths.
So which coaches will see their tenures sink and which will swim on for another season?
Read on to find out.