The NFL has already suffered its first coaching casualty of the season when the Oakland Raiders decided to dispense with the services of Dennis Allen after the franchise began the 2014 season with a 0-4 record.
As the season progresses and teams become even more desperate though this is almost certain to change, with several coaches' positions already looking vulnerable just under a third of the way through the regular-season.
With that in mind we take a look at the five top candidates to be seeking employment elsewhere in the near future...
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