Urban Meyer did not even make it through his first NFL season, getting fired by the Jacksonville Jaguars this week. Meyer was 2-11 but it was a number of other incidents unrelated to on-field performance that doomed Meyer.

Now, it looks like those off-field issues will allow the Jaguars to avoid paying Meyer the remaining amount of his 5-year contract. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Meyer was officially fired for cause to avoid paying Meyer the remaining 4 years on his contract.

According to Schefter’s report, no single incident is responsible but rather a “cumulation of instances.”

“A source within the organization said the Jaguars’ reasons for withholding the remaining guarantees are not tied to one specific incident — but rather a cumulation of instances that Jacksonville’s officials believe justified the firing.”

A legal battle is not out of the realm of possibility moving forward. Either way, this is another big mark about Meyer’s disastrous NFL stint.

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