Twitter Came Through With Some Grade A Snark After Rams Coach Jeff Fisher Was Fired


screen-shot-2016-12-12-at-4-03-37-pm-1“I’m not fucking going 7-9,” a defiant Jeff Fisher said during this past season’s edition of HBO’s Hard Knocks, which featured the Los Angeles Rams.

He was right.

Fisher, who’d had four consecutive losing seasons as head coach of the Rams, became assured of a fifth on Sunday with the team’s humiliating 42-14 home loss against Atlanta, which dropped their record to 4-9. Early Monday, Fisher was fired — just one week after signing a multi-year contract extension.

Fans on Twitter quickly piled on, as Fisher has long been an object of social media derision. Here’s what fans, journalists, and other observers had to say following Fisher’s dismissal:

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