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Why Bengals fans should trust Teryl Austin in 2018

The Cincinnati Bengals replaced former defensive coordinator Paul Guenther with former Detroit Lions coordinator Teryl Austin. What should we expect? Former Cincinnati Bengals defensive coordinator Paul Guenther left to join the Oakland Raiders this offseason joining the team under head coach John Gruden. Cincinnati was quick to find a replacement with former Detroit Lions defensive […] Why Bengals fans should trust Teryl Austin in 2018 - Stripe Hype - Stripe Hype - A Cincinnati Bengals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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Oakland Raiders: Terrible offseason moves team will end up regretting

The Oakland Raiders made some regrettable decisions during the 2018 offseason, but none will end up biting them in the butt harder than these five. It’s been an offseason of monumental changes for the Oakland Raiders. A new head coach, a new direction and plenty of roster shuffling. The arrow is pointed in an unmistakably […] Oakland Raiders: Terrible offseason moves team will end up regretting - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.

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Oakland Raiders organized team activities start Tuesday

As we inch closer to the summer, the Oakland Raiders are getting ready to begin organized team activities, or OTAs, which start on Tuesday, May 22. The Oakland Raiders have been working together all offseason, as the team tries to put away the memories of a terrible 2017 campaign. New head coach Jon Gruden has […] Oakland Raiders organized team activities start Tuesday - Just Blog Baby - Just Blog Baby - An Oakland Raiders Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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Oakland Raiders: Derek Carr likes Gruden, but will that last?

So far the relationship between Oakland Raiders head coach Jon Gruden and quarterback Derek Carr is just fine. But will that last? This offseason, the Oakland Raiders turned to a familiar face when they brought Jon Gruden back to be their head coach. Gruden was one of the youngest head coaches in NFL history as […] Oakland Raiders: Derek Carr likes Gruden, but will that last? - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.

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Which running backs will not make Raiders 2018 roster?

Which of the five current Raiders running backs will get cut? The backfield got a little crowded for the Oakland Raiders once they signed Doug Martin in free agency at the behest of head coach Jon Gruden. Elijah Hood, the team’s 7th-round pick last year, was already cut weeks ago. And Chris Warren III, the son of former Pro Bowl running back Chris Warren Jr., was signed as an undrafted free agent this spring. At 6’2”, 247 pounds, Warren is the type of big, physical back Gruden loves (remember Mike Alstott?). He’s also very talented but had his college career ruined by a knee...

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2018 Raiders: Early look at the Raiders potential 53-man roster for Week 1

Although it is still very early in the offseason, let us take a look at what the Raiders 53-man roster could look like if the season started today. The Oakland Raiders have been pretty active this offseason, bringing in new faces from their head coach, all the way down to the special teams players. With […] 2018 Raiders: Early look at the Raiders potential 53-man roster for Week 1 - Just Blog Baby - Just Blog Baby - An Oakland Raiders Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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NFL Network predicts 9 new starters for Raiders in 2018, could it be more?

After a disappointing six-win season in 2017, the Oakland Raiders have reconstructed their organization. Mark Davis said goodbye to the first coach to reach the postseason in over a decade, Jack Del Rio, and brought in his dream candidate Jon Gruden. Rightfully so, Gruden has altered the personnel in Oakland as Michael Crabtree, Marquette King, Sebastian Janikowski, Sean Smith and David Amerson will not be donning the Silver and Black next season. As such, the NFL Network’s Gregg Rosenthal predicts that the Raiders will have nine new starters this fall: Jordy Nelson, Martavis Bryant,...

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Raiders QB Derek Carr to be ‘coached hard’ by Jon Gruden after being ‘too comfortable’ with Todd Downing

Since Jon Gruden was brought on to be the next head coach for the Oakland Raiders, there has been an emphasis on what type of relationship he will cultivate with Pro Bowl quarterback Derek Carr. This has remained at the forefront over the last few months given that their interactions will play a huge part in determining […] The post Raiders QB Derek Carr to be ‘coached hard’ by Jon Gruden after being ‘too comfortable’ with Todd Downing appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Raiders DE Bruce Irvin says Jon Gruden ‘lets us run the team’

Since taking over the helm of the Oakland Raiders as their next head coach, Jon Gruden has quickly endeared himself to the various players on the roster. It has helped him earn a strong level of respect that could go a long way in helping push the franchise forward in 2018. During a recent interview […] The post Raiders DE Bruce Irvin says Jon Gruden ‘lets us run the team’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Eagles Film Room: The Art of Wham

Breaking down an Eagles run game staple “The clever combatant imposes his will on the enemy, but does not allow the enemy’s will to be imposed on him.” – Sun Tzŭ, The Art of War In Week 16 on their second drive of a scoreless game, the Philadelphia Eagles faced 1st & 17 on the Oakland Raiders 26 yard-line. The play only went for 9 yards, but it caught the attention of color commentator and new Oakland Raiders head coach Jon Gruden. “That’s the Philadelphia Wham… it’s an uncommon play in the NFL and it’s driving defenses crazy.” – Jon Gruden What exactly is a Wham...

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Oakland Raiders top 6 acquisitions during 2018 offseason

The Oakland Raiders revamped their roster during the 2018 offseason, and head into minicamps with a ton of brand new faces wearing the Silver and Black. Coming off a 6-10 season, the Oakland Raiders knew they needed some wholesale changes within the organization. It started at the top, where head coach Jack Del Rio and […] Oakland Raiders top 6 acquisitions during 2018 offseason - Just Blog Baby - Just Blog Baby - An Oakland Raiders Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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Truth or consequences Oakland Raiders: Jon Gruden’s contract comes with no limits

When was the last time you remember a coach coming into a team and making it so unequivocally from top to bottom his own doing? Jon Gruden has come into power with the Oakland Raiders and has proceeded to make every decision based on his own gut feeling, naysayers be damned. It’s actually quite impressive, though also somewhat terrifying if his ideas don’t turn into W’s. The thing about the 2nd era of Gruden that we are beginning this year is that he is making extremely high risk/high reward decisions without so much as a second thought. Another coach would have to wonder about the...

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NFL head coach Jon Gruden says he listens to Matt Rhule

Jon Gruden, head coach of the Oakland Raiders, is definitely a believer in Matt Rhule. I usually listen to @CoachMattRhule. Ive got a lot of respect for him.-Oakland Raiders head coach John Gruden#SicEm #Process pic.twitter.com/6AC1kRygwD — Baylor Football (@BUFootball) May 10, 2018 “Matt Rhule’s a friend of mine who was the coach at Temple,” said […] The post NFL head coach Jon Gruden says he listens to Matt Rhule appeared first on Diehards.

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Raiders coach Jon Gruden says Martavis Bryant ‘brings different dynamic’ to Oakland’s offense

During the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft, the Oakland Raiders made the big splash acquiring veteran wide receiver Martavis Bryant from the Pittsburgh Steelers in a trade. It has added another viable threat to their passing game that could help make for an even more formidable offense. Head coach Jon Gruden has spoken quite […] The post Raiders coach Jon Gruden says Martavis Bryant ‘brings different dynamic’ to Oakland’s offense appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Raiders coach Jon Gruden excited for competitive wide receiver situation

New head coach Jon Gruden is doing everything within his power to right the ship for the Oakland Raiders during the NFL offseason. The one-time Super Bowl champion has made a lot of moves in a short amount of time, and he’s already liking the way things are shaping up, especially at the wide receiver […] The post Raiders coach Jon Gruden excited for competitive wide receiver situation appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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2018 NFL Draft: Jon Gruden bullish on Hurst and Hall

The Oakland Raiders needed to add players to the interior of their defensive line during the NFL Draft, and Jon Gruden feels they got the best in the class. When the Oakland Raiders selected P.J. Hall in the second round of the 2018 NFL Draft, many believed that head coach Jon Gruden and his staff […] 2018 NFL Draft: Jon Gruden bullish on Hurst and Hall - Just Blog Baby - Just Blog Baby - An Oakland Raiders Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

SportsDay

Why Jason Witten's retirement is much different than Tony Romo's

FRISCO -- Jason Witten's voice began to crack before he was 10 seconds into his farewell.This was a speech he had no intention of delivering. Not now. Not this season.History will show the leading receiver in Cowboys history walked away from the franchise he loves and into retirement on May 3, 2018. The truth is this unexpected turn of events was set into motion four months earlier on January 6.That's when the Oakland Raiders announced Jon Gruden would once again be their head coach, creating an analyst opening in the Monday Night Football booth."Better three hours too soon than a minute too...

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Oakland Raiders: Three most important offseason additions

The Oakland Raiders have made plenty of moves this offseason, but which will prove to be the most important? The Oakland Raiders have had an interesting off season, to say the least. The hiring of head coach, Jon Gruden, has put the team in a unique position. Any head coaching change will cause some upheaval, […] Oakland Raiders: Three most important offseason additions - Golden Gate Sports - Golden Gate Sports - A Bay Area Sports Site

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Rumor: Jon Gruden has ‘effectively replaced’ Reggie McKenzie as Raiders GM

The Oakland Raiders made Jon Gruden one of the highest paid coaches in the entire NFL when they signed him to a massive 10-year, $100 million pact in the offseason. As it turns out, though, Gruden’s role with the Raiders appears to be much greater than just a coach. According to Bleacher Report’s Mike Freeman, […] The post Rumor: Jon Gruden has ‘effectively replaced’ Reggie McKenzie as Raiders GM appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Bruce Allen shuts down rumors of interest in joining Raiders front office ‘I’m not going there’

Most new coaching staffs make changes in the personnel department when they arrive. Jon Gruden is no exception with his return to the Raiders. With those expected changes, this week Pro Football Talk spread some rumors based on having asked around about whether Bruce Allen would be among those incoming. Allen and Gruden worked together in Oakland for four years and in Tampa for six years. Allen even hired Jon’s brother Jay as his head coach in Washington. So, now that the rumor has worked into a nice lather, the question got back to Allen in an interview with Sirius XM NFL radio and he...

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Rumors Bruce Allen interested in re-uniting with Jon Gruden in Oakland

It’s just rumors at this point, or ‘talk’ as it were, but Pro Football ‘Talk’ is reporting that there are those who believe Bruce Allen would like to return to the Raiders to reunite with Jon Gruden. This comes on the heels of reports the Raiders could be overhauling their personnel department, including the potential departure Personnel Director Joey Clinkscales. Though, there is not yet an indication ‘overhaul’ would be right word. Allen and Gruden were with the Raiders together in Oakland during Gruden’s entire 4-year tenure as Raiders head coach. In 2002, Gruden was...

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2018 NFL season: Key dates remaining until Week 1

With the 2018 NFL Draft in the rearview mirror, let us take a look at some important dates to circle on your calendar as we wait for Week 1. The Oakland Raiders made it through the 2018 NFL Draft with nine new players selected, as well as two brought on via trade. Head coach Jon […] 2018 NFL season: Key dates remaining until Week 1 - Just Blog Baby - Just Blog Baby - An Oakland Raiders Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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Report: Raiders expected to change up personnel department

The Oakland Raiders have been moving pieces all year since Jon Gruden took over, and the personnel department will be the next to see changes. Ever since taking over for Jack Del Rio as the head coach of the Oakland Raiders, Jon Gruden has been making this organization his own. First, he brought in a […] Report: Raiders expected to change up personnel department - Just Blog Baby - Just Blog Baby - An Oakland Raiders Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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NFL Draft 2018: Kolton Miller scouting report, is he Oakland’s next great lineman?

With the 15th pick in the 2018 NFL Draft, the Raiders selected Kolton Miller, offensive tackle from UCLA. Oakland initially possessed the 10th pick, but traded down after San Francisco selected Notre Dame tackle Mike McGlinchey ninth overall. Miller played the 2016 season at right tackle, but switched to the left tackle spot for his 2017 junior season, protecting Cardinals’ top overall pick Josh Rosen’s blind side. “Reggie and I have a lot of respect for this man’s athleticism,” said head coach Jon Gruden during Miller’s introductory press conference. “He can pass protect,...

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Raiders restructures Rodney Hudson’s contract

Few teams in the NFL have been as busy as the Oakland Raiders this offseason. The team brought back Jon Gruden has their head coach and have made multiple moves to mold the roster in his vision leading up to the 2018 NFL Draft. On Friday, ahead of the second round of the draft, the […] The post Raiders restructures Rodney Hudson’s contract appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Raiders coach Jon Gruden hopes to ‘unleash’ Martavis Bryant

On Thursday, the Oakland Raiders and the new regime led by head coach Jon Gruden made yet another move in what is turning out to be a very active offseason for the storied NFL franchise. The team acquired wide receiver Martavis Bryant in exchange for a third-round draft pick. With Gruden determined to make a drastic […] The post Raiders coach Jon Gruden hopes to ‘unleash’ Martavis Bryant appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Cardinals coach Steve Wilks says Josh Rosen ‘wired the right way’

It came as a bit of a surprise when UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen was still on the board nine picks into the NFL Draft. While he did go No. 10 to the Arizona Cardinals after a trade with the Oakland Raiders, if he lives up to the hype, he could become the steal of the […] The post Cardinals coach Steve Wilks says Josh Rosen ‘wired the right way’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Raiders HC Jon Gruden says Daryl Worley deserves another chance

The Oakland Raiders just signed free-agent cornerback Daryl Worley, who was recently released by the Philadelphia Eagles shortly after he was arrested for being passed out in his car on a highway and resisting arrest. As Worley joined his new team for minicamp, head coach Jon Gruden explained why the team decided to go and […] The post Raiders HC Jon Gruden says Daryl Worley deserves another chance appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Jon Gruden at 2018 NFL Combine, "He will be the headliner in our offense" | NFL

Oakland Raiders Head Coach, Jon Gruden, addresses the media at the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine. Watch full games with NFL Game Pass: https://www.nfl.com/gamepass?campaign=sp-nf-gd-ot-yt-3000342 Sign up for Fantasy Football! http://www.nfl.com/fantasyfootb

Jon Gruden Introduced as Raiders Head Coach, "I want to win" | NFL

The Oakland Raiders introduce Jon Gruden as their new Head Coach. Watch full games with NFL Game Pass: https://www.nfl.com/gamepass?campaign=sp-nf-gd-ot-yt-3000342 Sign up for Fantasy Football! http://www.nfl.com/fantasyfootball

Jon Gruden's Best Mic'd Up Moments | Sound FX | NFL Films

Listen in on the very best of former Oakland Raiders, and Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach, Jon Gruden, mic'd up.