This season....4 so far, and it is doubtful anybody else will be fired before the end of the season (Mike Singletary, Josh McDaniels, Brad Childress and Wade Phillips).
3. Phillips, Childress, Mangini, Cable, Singletary and McDaniels
All NFL coaches have contracts. All of their contracts have clauses covering what they will be paid in case they are fired.
6 for players, they get Tuesday off. Coaches on the other hand work 8 days a week during the season.
32 at each kind.