BY AMIE JUST | Staff writer
The Atlanta Falcons have fired both general manager Thomas Dimitroff and head coach Dan Quinn, the team announced in a statement Sunday evening.
No interim coach has been appointed yet, and is expected to be announced Monday, according to the release. Falcons President and CEO Rich McKay will now oversee daily football operations in the interim, according to the release.
Dimitroff and Quinn were fired just hours after the Falcons started the season 0-5 for the first time since 1997 — losing in Week 5 to the Carolina Panthers, 23-16.
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