If Davis was staunchly behind current coach Jack Del Rio, he would've said something like, "I have no interest in hiring Jon Gruden". Gruden is prepping for commentary, he's not game planning - the difference needs to be distinguished. Secondly, he would be inheriting a young, dynamic quarterback in Derek Carr and he gets to be the coach of a franchise headed to Las Vegas in 2020. "Gruden's contract even could be backloaded to pay him more in the Nevada years and lessen his tax burden during the Oakland ones".
The NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported that the Raiders are either going to keep Del Rio heading into next year or part ways with him in favor of Gruden should he be willing to leave the ESPN booth.
A surprise candidate has emerged as a potential destination for Jon Gruden's seemingly inevitable return to coaching, but it probably should not have been a surprise at all - the Oakland Raiders.
That hasn't happened, though, as the Raiders are 6-9 heading into their final game of the regular season.
"I don't want to sit here and speculate".
Scott Bair of NBC Sports Bay Area asked Raiders owner Mark Davis about the report. Rightfully so, as there hasn't been a sexier head coaching candidate in the last few years than Gruden - a Super Bowl victor with a throwback personality that fans gravitate towards. I take a lot of phone calls from coaches, some others ... yeah, sometimes owners. Gruden and Jack Del Rio actually share the same agent - talk about awkward - and there's a good chance Gruden doesn't want to talk about the job unless Del Rio is 100 percent out of the picture.
One ownership source told ESPN that the owners "might not be so quick to approve the deal" because they wouldn't want to set a precedent. Gibbs has regularly done studio work breaking down National Football League film, not unlike Gruden does, and that didn't help him stay up to speed with the schemes and gameplans that had changed since the last time he coached.
Gannon never has coached; he went straight to broadcasting upon his retirement. "I'm here to help people".
At least one militant was killed in a shootout outside a church south of Cairo on Friday, state-media reported. It also said there was a separate attack on a store in the same suburb of Helwan that killed two Copts.
Now the famous duo are mixing art and real-life once again - with the release of Jay-Z's latest chune, Family Feud . The woman, Christina Cruz, was holding up a sign that stated she beat cancer twice before being pointed out by Hov.
Israel responded by striking two Palestinian "terrorist targets" in the Gaza Strip with tanks and jets, a military spokesman said. Rocket fire from Gaza rose following US President Donald Trump's decision to formally recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
Going against a Dallas Cowboys team that is out of postseason contention doesn't mean a talent discrepancy suddenly exists either. Almost everything about this football game was bad, and no poetic waxing about defense will erase how bad it was as a whole.
Snowfall should decrease as you go north with only 1 to 2-inches expected in counties adjacent to the Illinois-Wisconsin border. 10TV is forecasting temperatures to remain frigid with a low of 18 degrees Friday night and a high of 20 degrees on Saturday .
That leaves that starting right guard spot up for grabs. "It's a box that we checked", Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen said. Jeremiah Sirles will likely start for Easton while Joe Berger will slide from right guard to center.
Pictured, Brooklyn couple, Tonie Wells and Barry Wells.Pictured the Brooklyn residence where the body of Tonie Wells was found. Her husband, Barry , 29, has been brought in for questioning surrounding the incident.
It comes a day after Chinese customs data was revealed claiming Beijing exported no oil products to North Korea in November. China has voted in favor of three UN Security Council resolutions strengthening sanctions on the North since the summer.
During Smith's tenure, the Texans have made four playoff appearances and won the AFC South on four occasions. He signed a four-year extension through the 2020 National Football League draft with the Texans last year.
Reports surfacing Friday indicate that the team has informed Koetter that he will not be fired after Sunday's season finale. According to NBC's Pro Football Talk , "there's a growing sense" that the current NFL broadcaster will return to Tampa Bay.
Michigan's minimum wage set to rise on New Year's Day
And that is the same rate for smaller companies with annual gross receipts of $305,000 or less per year, after January 1, 2018. The increase will be phased in over a longer period for workers in the rest of the state.
Carvalhal happy but cautious after stunning Swansea win
We need strong commitment to move things forward. "Also the fans were crucial for us, we felt them especially in the second half". Swansea's win over Watford was only their fourth from 21 Premier League games and it arrived in remarkable circumstances.
Weah elected as new Liberian leader
Liberia's elections board certified former global football star George Weah as the victor of the nation's presidential election. French President Emmanuel Macron has called Liberia's president-elect George Weah to congratulate him and invite him to visit.
Instagram will now add 'Recommended' posts to your feed
Instagram said there is going to be five posts suggested containing links to stuff liked by accounts that the user follows. There will be a label above the post that tells you is a recommended post which is similar to how they display ads.
Fiesta Bowl nostalgia? Not for Penn State and Washington
Likewise, Petersen is reticent to bring up the 2007 Fiesta Bowl , when his Boise State team defeated Oklahoma 43-42 in overtime. Washington's real hope to win this game lies ion special teams . "You've got two teams that are playing really well".
Louisville QB Lamar Jackson reaches 50 rushing, 50 passing TDs
Jackson has yet to declare for the National Football League draft, but most outsiders believe the dynamic junior will turn pro. He joined former Florida and Nevada quarterbacks Tim Tebow and Colin Kaepernick as the only others to accomplish that feat.
Sister of Eric Garner, Erika, dies after heart attack
Eric Garner died in 2014 after New York City police officers put him in a chokehold, a move the NYPD had banned. Pantaleo had been in the process of arresting Garner on the suspicion that he was selling loose cigarettes.
Moscow and Ankara sign S-400 loan deal
Moreover, Turkey seeks to build its own missile defense systems as the deal also involves the transfer of technology and know-how. Some NATO countries have expressed worries that the S-400 system is not compatible with the alliance's weapons systems.
Steve Jobs Jeans Wins Apple Lawsuit Because Letters Aren't Fruit
However, unlike Apple which uses the fruit by the same name to depict its company, Steve Jobs does the same with the letter "J". The court didn't agree, stating that the letter "J" isn't edible and therefore the cutout at the side can't be taken as a bite.