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Report: "Foregone Conclusion" This NFL Head Coach Will Be Fired

General view of action as wide receiver Jaron Brown #13 of the Arizona Cardinals catches a pass during the second half of the NFL game against the New York Giants.

GLENDALE, AZ - DECEMBER 24: General view of action as wide receiver Jaron Brown #13 of the Arizona Cardinals catches a pass during the second half of the NFL game against the New York Giants at the University of Phoenix Stadium on December 24, 2017 in Glendale, Arizona. The Arizona Cardinals won 23-0. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

While several NFL head coaches appear to be heading to the chopping block after the end of the 2018 season, many of them are there after having had several full years worth of poor production. However, one NFL head coach appears primed to lose his job after only one year at the helm.

Arizona Republic writer Kent Somers wrote on Monday that it is "a foregone conclusion" that the Arizona Cardinals will part ways with head coach Steve Wilks at the end of the season. Somers remained uncertain whether Cardinals GM Steve Keim would also lose his job.

It seems a foregone conclusion the day-after news conference on Dec. 31 will be about his (Wilks') firing.

What remains in question is if it’s a package deal, with General Manager Steve Keim sharing boxes and packing tape with Wilks.

The Cardinals are in the midst of a miserable 3-11 season in which the team ranks dead-last in yards and points scored.

Wilks was hired as the team's head coach after the abrupt retirement of previous head coach Bruce Arians following the 2017 season. Prior to that, he was the defensive coordinator of the Carolina Panthers.

If the Cardinals lose out, they will be 3-13 for the first time since 2000.

Considering they finish the season against the Rams and Seahawks, they very likely will close with two more losses.