Bengals owner Mike Brown made the final decision to let go of the coach who holds the most wins in franchise history on Monday per Tom Pelissero of the NFL Network.
Lewis leaves behind a 131-122-3 record during his tenure with the Bengals. The Bengals missed the playoffs for the third straight season and have never made it past the AFC Wild Card round while he was the head coach.
As for Marvin Lewis, @stephenasmith says … https://t.co/QAXgTPZleK
Marvin Lewis joins the growing list of coaches (whom the majority are Black) that have been let go on Black Monday.
The New York Jets fourth-year coach Todd Bowles was fired after a 38-3 loss to the New England Patriots while the Arizona Cardinals and Denver Broncos relieved one year coach Steve Wilks and two-year coach Vance Joseph of their duties.