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Will the Patriots offense get better? Jon Gruden thinks so!

Did anyone else curl up into a ball listening to the Five Stairsteps famous song, "Ooh Child" (Things are Gonna Get Easier) after watching last night's game? Oh I guess I was the only one! Listen I am not going to sit here and waste your time reflecting about what happened last night. I think we have all been tortured enough. The real question is will the Pats offense...
Via Patriots Life
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jon Gruden really likes Derek Carr

One of the main things Jon Gruden wants if he does return to the NFL is a franchise quarterback. What’s really interesting is that he really likes Raiders rookie Derek Carr. Re: Jon Gruden/Raiders buzz, 2 things I've heard … 1) Franchise QB a pre-req if he coaches again. 2) He really likes Derek Carr. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) September 30, 2014 Raiders owner Mark...
Via Pro Football Zone
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Jon Gruden, Raiders headed for a reunion?

The Oakland Raiders have not had a winning season since 2002 and are still searching for a head coach who can help them return to the success they had in the early-2000s. Might they consider hiring the man who is responsible for those successful seasons as their next head coach? After firing Dennis Allen on […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Jon Gruden, Falcons, Panthers, Raiders & Titans

  Jon Gruden A close friend of former Head Coach Jon Gruden said this about a potential vacancy in Oakland, “One of these days, he’s going to accept these offers he gets every year.  Maybe it’s this one.” (Ian Rapoport) Chiefs The NFL reinstated suspended OT Donald Stephenson Tuesday. (Howard Balzer) Falcons The Falcons worked out NFLPA President OT Eric Winston Tuesday...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
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NFL Notes: Jon Gruden, Dolphins, Falcons, Jets, Packers, & Redskins

  Jon Gruden Albert Breer is hearing that Jon Gruden wants a franchise quarterback in place if he were to take a head coaching job. According to Breer, Gruden “really likes” Raiders rookie QB Derek Carr. Dolphins Dolphins released CB Rod Sweeting from their practice squad. (Chris Perkins) Dolphins signed TE Jake Murphy to their practice squad. (Chris Perkins) Falcons ...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Raiders want to hire a “superstar” head coach

NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported that the Oakland Raiders want to hire a “superstar” head coach after firing Dennis Allen on Monday night. “As far as the kind of coach they are looking for, I’m told they want a superstar.  Someone that can take hold of this franchise.  Someone who can not just win on the field, but someone who can win in every single aspect,” said...
Via Pro Football Zone
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jon Gruden Will Be Oakland's Top Choice To Replace Dennis Allen

Do you play Fantasy Football? If the answer is yes, this week is the most exciting opportunity in the history of the game. Win a MILLION DOLLARS playing Fantasy Football this week only! Go to and get in on the action. After last night's firing of Oakland Raiders head coach Dennis Allen, the search to find a permanent replacement has begun. While there...
Via Football Nation
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Raiders will look into hiring Jon Gruden

According to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, the Oakland Raiders will look into hiring Jon Gruden now that Dennis Allen has been fired. “Of course, all eyes turn to Jon Gruden. We know he is close with Raiders owner Mark Davis,” Rapoport said Monday night. “That would be, from what I understand, the first look from the Oakland Raiders.” Of course Gruden has a history with...
Via Pro Football Zone
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Raiders reportedly expected to make a run at Jon Gruden

Tim Kawakami of Mercury News expects the Raiders to make a “hard run” at hiring Jon Gruden as their next head coach. Ian Rapoport also suggests that the Raiders were likely to set their sights on Gruden before targeting different “superstar” head coaching candidate. “Of course, all eyes turn to Jon Gruden. We know he is close with Raiders owner Mark Davis,” Rapoport...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Raiders to call Jon Gruden?

Tim Kawakami of the San Jose Mercury News asked Raiders owner Mark Davis last year if he would call Jon Gruden if they end up needing a new coach at some point. “I’ll never talk about what I’m doing in those respects. It’s such a competitive business, there’s no reason anyone should know what I’m thinking until I do it,” said Davis. Well now the Raiders need a new...
Via Pro Football Zone
1 day ago  |  Discuss
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