Urban Meyer’s disastrous debut season in the NFL got here to a predictable however arguably untimely finish on Thursday, in the wake of an incendiary report that Meyer kicked a Jaguars participant in the course of the preseason (amongst numerous different issues to occur this season).
While he may be public enemy No. 1 in Jacksonville, he at the very least has one supporter: Meyer’s daughter Gisela weighed in on Instagram in the wake of the firing, providing an unsurprising (and pretty unmoving) protection of her father, throwing some shade on the media in the method:
The enemy (aka the world) REALLY would not wanna see good individuals win.
& you possibly can argue whether or not my dad is a “good particular person” or not primarily based on what you see in the media
(tremendous dependable supply of information as we know)
Anyone who really is aware of us is aware of how unimaginable he’s as an individual.
& the world hates any platform we have, so he will create chaos to destroy it.
Little does he know he is making it stronger.
It’s not over. Keep watching.
The assist of her father comes in the wake of a report that Meyer had kicked former Jags kicker Josh Lambo in the course of the preseason, and allegation that was made public on Wednesday. Lambo’s account of the occasions might have been the straw that broke the jaguar’s again.
URBAN MEYER FIRED
In all, Meyer went simply 2-11 with Jacksonville in his first yr in the NFL, however the file would not inform the story of the numerous controversies, soundbites and meme-able moments that led to his firing, even previous to the Lambo story.
Reportedly, Meyer had an icy relationship with “all three ranges” of the group — gamers, coaches, personnel — and varied studies in latest weeks painted an image of whole and full dysfunction in the midst of a misplaced season for the Jaguars.
Now, Meyer has loads of time to spend together with his household in the course of the vacation season.