Jon Gruden compared Johnny Manziel to Brett Favre

Jon Gruden, recently worked with former Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel for his Gruden’s QB Camp television series on ESPN, and the former Super Bowl coach feels the former Heisman Trophy winner has a rare skill set you don’t want to regret passing up. Gruden told USA Today that Manziel reminds him a lot of […] The post Jon Gruden compared Johnny Manziel to Brett Favre appeared...
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NFL Rumors: Johnny Manziel drawing comparisons to Brett Favre

Johnny Manziel may be the most talked about college quarterback since Tim Tebow and now Jon Gruden is chiming in again on the former Texas A&M star. Manziel has drawn a lot of praise but he also has warranted plenty of criticism as well. The latest Manziel comparison is to future first ballot hall of fame quarterback Brett Favre. When you think about Favre’s ability to...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Introducing the NHL playoffs drinking game!

I am a big fan of sports-related drinking games. My personal favorite is during football season, having to drink whenever Jon Gruden says “this guy” when calling a game. Everyone is unconscious by the fourth quarter. Below is a creative drinking game for the NHL playoffs, and if the rules are followed, expect some people to end up praying to the porcelain god by game’s end!
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Of course there’s a Chucky doll in Jon Gruden’s QB camp office (pics/video)

For a few years now, ESPN NFL analyst Jon Gruden holds a quarterback camp where the former head coach breaks down film and hangs out with up-and-coming QB prospects about to be selected in NFL Draft. Entering its fifth season, Gruden’s QB camp will include appearances by Johnny Manziel, A.J. McCarron and Teddy Bridgewater, the […] The post Of course there’s a Chucky doll in...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Gruden wants name left out of head coaching vacancies talk

There are currently six head coaching vacancies in the NFL — the Texans, Redskins, Browns, Buccaneers, Vikings and Lions. Jon Gruden is one of the most common names we hear come up every time an NFL job opens, but none of the events that took place on Black Monday seem to have him excited. Instead, […]
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December 31, 2013  |  25 Comments

Report: Jon Gruden remains intrigued by coaching the Raiders again

It continues to sound like former Raiders head coach Jon Gruden wouldn’t mind heading back to Oakland to help resurrect the Silver and Black. According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports,  Raiders owner Mark Davis could end up trying to once again lure back Gruden after attempting to do so in 2012. Davis was in protracted talks to try to land Gruden late in the 2012 season, league...
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December 22, 2013  |  1 Comment

Rich Gannon believes Jon Gruden would be interested in coaching the Raiders again

Former Raiders quarterback Rich Gannon told 95.7 The Game in San Francisco on Tuesday that he wouldn’t count out Jon Gruden from coming back and coaching the Silver and Black. “I’ve had conversations with Jon in the past,” Gannon said via  “I don’t think it’s outside the realm of possibilities.” Gannon is certain that Gruden wants to get back...
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December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Could Jon Gruden return to the sidelines in the NFL? If Dennis Allen is fired, I could see him in Oakland

Jon Gruden would consider replacing Mack Brown as head coach of the Texas Longhorns, reported Wednesday. Last week,’s Chip Brown was the first to report that Mack Brown would be stepping down as Texas coach. According to reports, Gruden, who is currently the color analyst on “Monday Night Football,” may want to get […]
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December 19, 2013  |  1 Comment

Jon Gruden wants to give coaching one more try

Former NFL head coach and current ESPN Monday Night Football analyst Jon Gruden was a special guest at Gateway Bank’s Friday tailgate event in Ocala, Florida. Despite a successful broadcasting career, gruden did make it clear he would like to coach again. “I haven’t lost a game in 3½ years,” he said via “But no, I would like to give coaching one more try....
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October 26, 2013  |  2 Comments

Jon Gruden critical of Dion Jordan: He’s one-dimensional (Video)

Jon Gruden has been criticized for his easy-going commentary in the “Monday Night Football” booth, but he certainly showed his “Chucky” side when commenting on the Miami Dolphins’ selection of Dion Jordan at No. 3 overall in the NFL Draft on Thursday. Gruden, who is generally positive in his commentary, expressed many reservations about the Dolphins’ pick. “When I watch...
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April 25, 2013  |  Discuss

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