San Francisco 49ers fire head coach Mike Singletary

San Francisco 49ers fire head coach Mike Singletary

San Francisco 49ers head football coach Mike Singletary, shown watching the last minute of play against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis on December 26, 2010, has be fired by the club on December 27, 2010. The 49ers were eliminated from playoff contention with a 25-17 loss in St. Louis, leaving them with a 5-10 record with one game left in the season. Singletary had been the head coach since 2008. UPI/Bill Greenblatt