To most of us, it’s a foregone conclusion that Jon Gruden will return to coaching, and will do it with the Oakland Raiders. Jon Gruden is still playing coy, but it seems a foregone conclusion he’s the next coach of the Oakland Radiers.
The Oakland Raiders are clearly prepared to offer up a sham candidate to comply with the Rooney Rule en route to hiring Jon Gruden as their next football overlord, which bothers a number of well-meaning people who note that (a) the Rooney Rule still exists and (b) the Raiders stood first and boldest for minority […]
Former Oakland Raiders and Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Jon Gruden comments on rumors he may be the next head coach of the Raiders.
Commissioners in Nevada's Clark County have approved a development agreement with the Oakland Raiders that spells out public safety and infrastructure improvements in and around the stadium that the team will pay for. Commissioners on Wednesday unanimously approved the agreement. The Raiders plan to start the 2020 season at a new stadium that's being built […]
Jon Gruden says there is a "good chance" he would accept a return as Oakland Raiders head coach but conceded he does not know if he will be offered the position. The Raiders are looking to fill the position after firing Jack Del Rio on Sunday, and Gruden this week indicated he is one of […]
Jon Gruden says he had a good talk with Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis about returning to the organization for a second stint as coach and believes there is a "good chance" it will happen. Gruden gave an interview to ESPN Radio on Wednesday to discuss his pursuit of the Raiders job that opened when […]
The Oakland Raiders came one step closer Wednesday to securing the land the team needs for its new headquarters and practice facility near Las Vegas, and at a steep discount. Officials in suburban Henderson approved a resolution that allows the city to move forward with a direct sale of 55 acres (22 hectares) to the […]
Should owner Mark Davis and the Oakland Raiders call Jon Gruden this month, the former NFL head coach sounds ready to answer in more ways than one. Gruden told ESPN Radio on Wednesday morning that there was a "good chance" he would be coach of the Raiders if Davis offers him the job. Oakland is […]
“Jon Gruden is going to be the next coach of the Oakland Raiders. ESPN has never had a comfortable handle on how to report news when the news involves ESPN employees. One of the more famous incidents of this came in 2011 when Ohio State pursued Urban Meyer, then an ESPN college football analyst.
The problems that plagued the Oakland Raiders this season in their surprising fall from Super Bowl contender to a losing record went much deeper than any coach. While coach Jack Del Rio paid the price for overseeing one of the league's most disappointing teams this season, it will take more than just bringing in Jon […]
Jon Gruden confirmed the Oakland Raiders are interested in bringing him back as head coach. The Raiders are looking to fill the position after firing Jack Del Rio on Sunday, and Gruden indicated he is one of the team's candidates. "Well, I think I am
Jon Gruden is expected to become the next head coach of the Oakland Raiders, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter. Gruden, who coached Oakland from 1998 to 2001, would return to the Raiders to replace Jack Del Rio, who was fired after Sunday's loss to the Los Angeles Chargers.