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Report: NFL Team Planning On Firing Its Head Coach

Three Arizona Cardinals helmets sitting on the field.

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 30: Helmets belonging to the Arizona Cardinals sit on the turf before the start of the Cardinals game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on October 30, 2011 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

The Monday after the final week of the NFL season will likely see plenty of firings, and it looks like at least one head coach is all but assured the ax.

According to a report from ESPN NFL insider Adam Schefter, the Arizona Cardinals are planning on parting ways with head coach Steve Wilks at season's end.

Wilks has led the Cardinals to a 3-11 record this season, and the Cardinals will likely get the No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NFL Draft if they lose out.

The Cardinals hired Wilks following the retirement of former head coach Bruce Arians at the end of last season.

Prior to joining the Cardinals, Wilks served as assistant head coach and defensive coordinator of the Carolina Panthers.

Schefter noted in his report that Wilks is one of several coaching changes that will be made this season.

The Browns and Packers have already fired Hue Jackson and Mike McCarthy, respectively.