NFL investigating whether Raiders violated Rooney Rule

Fritz Pollard Alliance Wants NFL to Probe Raiders For Potential Rooney Rule ViolationMore

Fritz Pollard Alliance Wants NFL to Probe Raiders For Potential Rooney Rule ViolationMore

What was intriguing about this is that Woodson played under Gruden during his first four years in the league.

Oakland moved quickly through the process of tabbing Gruden, taking him away from ESPN, and firing then-head coach Jack Del Rio.

Below is the statement that the Fritz Pollard Alliance released Wednesday evening after learning of reports that Raiders owner Mark Davis had committed to Gruden after meeting with the former ESPN analyst before the team's "Monday Night Football" game against the Eagles.

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Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr will take on more responsibilities at the line of scrimmage, new head coach Jon Gruden said.

At the press conference announcing his hiring, Gruden said he had filled all three coordinator positions with Greg Olson (offense), Paul Guenther (defense) and Rich Bisaccia (special teams). Gruden received a massive financial commitment from the Raiders, receiving a 10-year, $100 million deal.

Jon Gruden was welcomed back for a second stint as Oakland Raiders coach with an elaborate introductory news conference.

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"I felt pretty confident that he was all-in", Davis said. "And that's the term that we were using in our discussions and everything, are you all-in?" Davis also said he wouldn't have fired Del Rio if he didn't believe Gruden would sign on as coach. "And this time he didn't waver, either". "If in December, Gruden says to Davis, 'Hey, I am going to come out of the broadcast booth and I'm ready to coach again, ' that is not a violation of the Rooney Rule".

Before Gruden's hiring was official, Fritz Pollard Alliance chairman John Wooten told ESPN he trusted that Davis and McKenzie had followed the Rooney Rule, which requires teams to interview at least one minority candidate as part of an open process.

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