Jon Gruden’s second tenure as Raiders’ head coach ended abruptly Monday night, four days after revelations of racist, misogynistic and anti-gay emails surfaced.
Jon Gruden’s second tenure as the Raiders’ coach ended Monday, four days after revelations of racist, misogynistic and anti-gay emails surfaced. Here is a timeline from the past four days:
Former Raiders head coach Jon Gruden, who resigned last month after racist, misogynistic and anti-gay emails surfaced, is suing the NFL and commissioner Roger Goodell.
A Congressional committee is seeking documents and information from the NFL regarding the investigation into the Washington Football Team and how the league handled it.
DeMaurice Smith said on Tuesday night’s edition of HBO’s “Real Sports” that he was particularly bothered by the number of people of color with a platform who defended Jon Gruden.
Raiders owner Mark Davis made clear to the Review-Journal where he stood on the insensitive emails from Jon Gruden that led the head coach to resign.
Cast impressions of the former coach appear, along with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, Raiders owner Mark Davis and other surprises in the show’s opener.
Raiders quarterback Derek Carr spoke publicly Wednesday for the first time since head coach Jon Gruden resigned. “I love the man, but you hate the sin,” Carr said.
Vic Fangio said there’s “no place in the world” for the opinions expressed by the former Raiders coach in emails leaked earlier this week that led to his resignation.
Jon Gruden’s estimated $10 million per season salary had him as the third highest-paid coach in the league behind Seattle’s Pete Carroll and New England’s Bill Belichick.
NFL Network analyst and former NFL quarterback David Carr believes the leaked Jon Gruden emails proved to be a distraction in Sunday’s loss to the Bears.
Skechers, a shoe and apparel company, said Tuesday it was terminating its relationship with the former Raiders coach. The Buccaneers are removing Gruden from its Ring of Honor.
In searching for a head coach to replace the now-resigned Jon Gruden, the Raiders need to seek out a new-age leader.