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NFL Head Coach Is "Probably" Getting Fired After The Season

A general view of the Cincinnati Bengals field.

CINCINNATI - SEPTEMBER 26: General view of Paul Brown Stadium during the game between the Baltimore Ravens and the Cincinnati Bengals on September 26, 2004 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Ravens defeated the Bengals 23-9. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

NFL insider Jay Glazer had a major update on the future of the Cincinnati Bengals ahead of their team's game this afternoon.

The Bengals, according to Glazer, will "probably" be moving on from head coach Marvin Lewis.

That's not the most-surprising news of the day, though.

Glazer is also reporting that new Bengals' assistant coach Hue Jackson could be in line to land the job if the team moves on from Lewis.

This goes in line with what CBS Sports reported earlier today:

Some within the Bengals organizations believed that former defensive coordinator Teryl Austin was being groomed for that position this season, but with the team's defense performing at a historically poor rate, Lewis made the difficult decision to fire Austin, who is well regarded in NFL circles and has interviewed for numerous head coaching jobs himself. Lewis quickly moved to bring Jackson into the fold after he was fired by the Browns following a disastrous stint there, but the legitimacy of his potential as a head coach in Cincinnati should not be discounted.

Jackson's tenure in Cleveland was not a good one, but he spent several seasons as an assistant in Cincinnati and is clearly well-liked by the organization.