The Fritz Pollard Alliance successfully petitioned the NFL. An investigation into the Raiders’ hiring of Jon Gruden has begun.
Jon Gruden surely felt relief Tuesday when media festivities ended. It was time to begin.
Board members cruised through a lengthy agenda, but had little to show for it in the end, except that everything still appears to be on track for completion of a final stadium development agreement in February.
The company line Tuesday painted a harmonious bond between the team’s new head coach and its general manager, and perhaps such a rapport will exist between men cut from the same Lambeau Field cloth.
For the third straight year and fourth time in five seasons, a “home” game on the Raiders’ regular-season calendar will take place internationally.