Every NFL Fan Is Saying The Same Thing About Ron Rivera After The Commanders-Bears Game

On Thursday night, NFL enthusiasts and analysts echoed a common sentiment regarding Washington Commanders’ head coach, Ron Rivera.

Rivera’s Commanders experienced a demoralizing 40-20 defeat at the hands of the previously winless Chicago Bears, all within the confines of their home stadium, FedExField. With this victory, the Bears snapped a 14-game losing streak dating back to the previous season.

Criticism and frustration towards Rivera, often referred to as “Riverboat Ron” due to his historically bold coaching decisions, were amplified on social media. This surge of disapproval stemmed from Rivera’s choice to opt for a field goal instead of attempting to convert a 4th-and-3 situation during the third quarter, despite his team trailing by 16 points:

Washington’s third consecutive loss further lowered their season record to 2-3.