Posted January 07, 2013 on AP on Fox
The Philadelphia Eagles have received permission to interview Cincinnati offensive coordinator Jay Gruden for their coaching vacancy. Gruden, the younger brother of Jon Gruden, just finished his second season with the Bengals. He previously served as an offensive assistant on his brother's staff in Tampa Bay from 2002-08. Jay Gruden also coached several years in the AFL, winning the Arena Bowl title twice. The Eagles have already interviewed five candidates to replace Andy Reid, who was fired after 14 seasons. They're planning to meet with Seattle defensive coordinator Gus Bradley and Indianapolis offensive coordinator Bruce Arians this week. Philadelphia interviewed Atlanta assistants Mike Nolan and Keith Armstrong, Denver offensive coordinator Mike McCoy and Penn State coach Bill O'Brien and Oregon's Chip Kelly. O'Brien and Kelly returned to their schools.

Report: Browns not interested in Jon Gruden

According to Mike Florio of, a source informed PFT that the former Super Bowl coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers hasn’t stimulated any interest of the Cleveland Browns.Contrary to a report from the Cleveland Plain Dealerthat the Browns “might” pursue Gruden, a source with direct knowledge of the situation tells PFT that Gruden isn’t, and won’t be, on...

NFL Rumors: Jon Gruden Interested in Returning

Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Oakland Raiders head coach Jon Gruden is open to returning to the NFL, but only for the right job, ESPN’s Ron Jaworski said on WPEN-WF Philadelphia on Monday. "He's had numerous meetings that he's told teams he's not interested in certain jobs," Jaworski said of his ESPN colleague. "There are jobs he's interested...

Jon Gruden attends WWE RAW instead of watching BCS game (Video)

Jon Gruden must have known a blowout was coming in the BCS National Championship Game between Alabama and Notre Dame, because he was sitting in the first row at WWE “RAW” on Monday night instead. USA’s cameras showed Chucky and a young boy going nuts in the crowd during the show in Tampa on Monday. Chucky showed the type of excitement that he usually reserves for when he...

Report: Browns might go after Jon Gruden

According to the Cleveland Plain-Dealer, now that Chip Kelly is out of the picture, the Browns might go after Super Bowl winning head coach Jon Gruden, who currently works for ESPN.This sounds great, but I highly doubt Gruden is going to be interested in coaching the Browns. Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'...

Jon Gruden attends WWE instead of watching BCS title game

Jon Gruden was fortunate to avoid the BCS Championship game. While some ponder if Gruden will ever coach again, Chucky went to a WWE event instead of watching the Katerine Webb love fest that evolved from what was supposed to be a game between Alabama and Notre Dame. Here is a video from Larry Brown Sports which shows the Monday Night Football announcer in the crowd.

Jon Gruden attended 'Raw' on Monday night

Jon Gruden must have had an inside tip that the National Championship game between Notre Dame and Alabama was going to suck last night.  Gruden decided to hit up WWE Raw instead of sit on the coach and watch the game.  Great move by him.  Vince McMahon would be very proud.  Check out the video below of good ol JR spotting him in the crowd. Check out our Home Page for more...

ESPN's Jon Gruden attends WWE Monday Night Raw in Tampa instead of BCS National Championship Game (Picture)

While most of the USA had their eyes tuned to the BCS National Championship game between Alabama and Notre Dame, ESPN NFL analyst Jon Gruden was one person who didn't watch the game. Gruden was in attendance at WWE's Monday Night Raw at the Tampa Bay Times Forums and below is a photo to prove it: (Courtesy of USA Today)

Eagles Are Rebooting Coaching Search, But Will Jon Gruden Be On Their List

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Coaching Staff Eagles NewsI’m sure it would be rather fascinating to hear the conversations taking place around the Nova Care Complex nowadays.  It’s a challenging time for Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie, General Manager Howie Roseman, and team President Don Smolenski.  They’re looking for a new head coach for the first time in 15 years and so far...

NFL Rumors: Jon Gruden to the Cleveland Browns, again?

Jon Gruden has been linked to virtually every coaching vacancy in the college and professional ranks in the last few years after he joined the broadcast booth. This year, reports have suggested that Gruden may indeed be willing to re-join the sidelines as his time away from the game might make his coach relevancy less important. Gruden has a premiere job, siting alongside Mike Tirico...

Where in the world was Jon Gruden last night?

A. Jon Gruden Went to WWE RAW **Follow us on Twitter. Subscribe, or Return to us on Twitter. Subscribe or Return to Bob's Blitz. Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Jon Gruden Interested In Eagles HC Position?

Ron Jaworski told 97.5 The Fanatic in Philadelphia that the Eagles haven’t reached out to Jon Gruden regarding their head coaching vacancy, but added that Gruden would be interested in taking the job, per John Clark of NBC. Gruden’s name is a staple of the offseason, but there appears to be limited interest in him this year or he’s just comfortable staying with ESPN as...

NFL Coaching Rumors: Gruden to meet with Cardinals, Eagles

Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Jon Gruden has stated that he is open to listen to offers to return to the NFL sidelines in 2013. Since seven teams fired coaches on Black Monday last week, Gruden has not received any offers that have been reported in the media. His brother Jay has generated some interest however. Reports suggest that the younger Gruden will meet with officials...

Well, We're Waiting...

I know I haven't made an official post since Norv and AJ were canned on New Year's Eve.  According to NFL Playoff Betting Lines, Denver is favored to win it all.  While they're the only team I don't want to see win the Super Bowl, I can't really get too upset about it.  I wrote a piece over at Bleacher Report on the quandry over how much of an effect a coach...

Jon Gruden At RAW Garners Press + Jericho/Lucas Meet Up

– Chris Jericho recently spoke about meeting George Lucas while taping his new SyFy show Robot Combat League. Here is what Jericho shared about the meeting… “George Lucas came down (for a taping). His daughter’s one of the contestants. She’s an actual MMA fighter. And I asked him what it was like to see his vision from forty years ago come to life like this? And he said...
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