Marinelli fired after historic 0-16 season
ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Rod Marinelli will be remembered as the first and perhaps only coach of an 0-16 team in NFL history.
If someone recognizes Marinelli for that dubious distinction in the future, he won't put up a fight.
"I'd accept it and move on," Marinelli said Monday being fired by the Detroit Lions. "I wouldn't give an excuse and I wouldn't give an explanation."
Even on Marinelli's way out, he wouldn't blame former president Matt Millen for making his job moot because ...
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