Marvin Lewis’ 16-year tenure on the Cincinnati Bengals’ sideline is finally over, as he’s informed his staff he won’t remain as head coach, a source told NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero.

The Bengals signed the 60-year-old to a two-year contract extension running through the 2019 season in January, despite rumors he would be dismissed. 

He lasted just one year under the extension.

Lewis was the NFL’s second-longest tenured head coach, only   New England Patriots’ Bill Belichick had a longer tenure. 

Lewis ended up 131-122-3 record during his time with the franchise.

The Bengals made the playoffs in five straight seasons between 2011-15, but his teams posted an 0-7 record in the playoffs and failed to make the postseason in each of the last three years.

After a 4-1 start to the season, injuries and poor defense plagued the Bengals.  

Lewis reportedly intends on continuing his coaching career, according to NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo.

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