Defensive coordinator Eric Mangini is the latest San Francisco 49ers assistant coach to be fired since new head coach Chip Kelly was hired.
Defensive coordinator Eric Mangini is the latest San Francisco 49ers assistant coach to be fired since new head coach Chip Kelly was hired. Jeff Chiu AP
Defensive coordinator Eric Mangini is the latest San Francisco 49ers assistant coach to be fired since new head coach Chip Kelly was hired. Jeff Chiu AP
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Report: 49ers fire defensive coordinator Eric Mangini

January 22, 2016 02:04 PM

UPDATED January 22, 2016 02:27 PM

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