Former College Football Coach Fired By His CFL Team

first_imgAn interior view of the stadium before the start of Texas A&M Aggies Maroon & White spring football game at Kyle Field.COLLEGE STATION, TX – APRIL 13: An interior view of the stadium before the start of Texas A&M Aggies Maroon & White spring football game at Kyle Field on April 13, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)The Montreal Alouettes announced on Saturday that they had dismissed former Green Bay Packers and Texas A&M head coach Mike Sherman after one season in charge.Sherman went 5-13 in his lone campaign in Montreal, failing to reach the playoffs. With the 2019 season set to get underway on Friday, the Alouettes will turn to offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Khari Jones as an interim head coach.We would like to thank Mike Sherman for his hard work and dedication with our team,” said Alouettes’ General Manager Kavis Reed in a press release. “We would have preferred a different turn of events, but we believe that we are making this decision with the best interest of our organization and our team in mind.”BREAKING NEWS: The @MTLAlouettes have parted ways with head coach Mike Sherman.MORE | https://t.co/XG3s33cI8T pic.twitter.com/ek6sa2pWz3— CFL (@CFL) June 8, 2019 AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Prior to heading to Canada, Sherman spent the 2015 and 2016 seasons as the head coach at Nauset Regional High School in Massachusetts. He resigned from the post in May 2017.In four seasons at Texas A&M from 2008-11, Sherman compiled a 25-25 overall record and a pair of bowl appearances. He was fired and replaced by Kevin Sumlin.Sherman was the head coach and general manager of the Green Bay Packers from 2000-05. During that time, he went 57-39 in the regular season and reached the playoffs four times.Sherman’s teams went 2-4 in postseason play, twice losing in the NFC Divisional Round.last_img

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