Found December 28, 2011 on
Larry Brown Sports:
Jon Gruden’s name is once again being mentioned as a potential head coaching candidate in the NFL. A report from the San Diego Union-Tribune said Gruden could team with A.J. Smith in St. Louis as a GM-coach tandem should the Chargers fire Smith. If the Rams, who are likely to clean house, are considering Gruden, there is something they should know.
During the Seahawks-Rams Monday Night Football game two weeks ago, Gruden strongly suggested St. Louis draft Andrew Luck or Robert Griffin III to replace Sam Bradford at quarterback. Here is a video of Gruden’s exchange with Ron Jaworski, who strongly disagreed:
Even before the Union-Tribune’s report was published I questioned Gruden’s mentality. Sure, Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III look like dynamite prospects, but Sam Bradford looked good last year. The Rams have disappointed this season, but Bradford is one of the last people I blame for their failures.
He’s been injured this season mostly because his offensive line has been aw...
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
In a foxsports.com piece today, former NFL Vice President of Officiating Mike Pereira ripped John Gruden a new one over his lack of knowledge regarding hits to a defenseless receiver. Gruden's comments following two plays where one hit was ruled illegal and the other clean during Monday night's Falcons-Saints matchup, Pereira had just anbout enough:
"I am not a fan...
So, with less than a week to go in the regular season, the rumor mill is in full swing over the future of coaching staffs around the league and one name which is linked to rumors on a yearly basis is Jon Gruden, this time he is linked to the head coaching position for the St. Louis Rams. I don’t believe this for one second.
Chargers beat writer Kevin Acee for SignonSanDiego...
ESPN Monday Night Football analyst Jon Gruden, a former Super Bowl-winning coach with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, reportedly is prepared to leave his TV gig to return to the NFL sidelines.
ST. LOUIS - The odds are long on Sam Bradford playing in the St. Louis Rams' finale.
The quarterback missed another practice Wednesday and didn't appear optimistic about his chances against the San Francisco 49ers. The biggest change, rather than the high left ankle sprain that has already sidelined him for five games, was the fact he was clean shaven after growing a beard...
Rams quarterback Sam Bradford looked better in one sense
Wednesday. He shaved his shaggy beard while cleaning up for a
Jeff Fisher and Jon Gruden are names at the top of the list.
Somebody crapped in FOX Sports NFL rule expert Mike Pereira's cornflakes:
I am not a fan of [ESPN analyst Jon] Gruden’s. Not today, not yesterday, not when I worked for the NFL and not when I was...
Full story at Bob's Blitz ~ http://www.bobsblitz.com
It’s no secret that Dolphins owner Stephen Ross will aim high and make a run at the top head coaching candidates available on the market – Bill Cowher, Jeff Fisher and Jon Gruden among them. When the Dolphins fired Tony Sparano two weeks ago, the Dolphins’ job looked pretty good next to the other two [...]
Former NFL head of officiating and current FOX analyst Mike Pereira was just getting started when he ripped Jon Gruden on Twitter during Monday night’s game. With more time to think about Gruden’s failure to understand NFL rules, Pereira only got angrier. “[Gruden] was a loudmouth as a coach who constantly disrespected officials and he…
Mike Pereira is no fan of Jon Gruden, something he made clear Wednesday with a column that lambasted the former coach and current ESPN analyst for not knowing the rules.