Meridian Public Schools confirmed Monday that Dexter McCleon is no longer employed by the district. He was a defensive backs coach.
Meridian's season begins Friday on the road at Northwest Rankin.
The district said it could not comment further, citing its personnel policies.
McCleon was a member of the St. Louis Rams when the team won the Super Bowl in 1999.
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