Recap: A Look Back At All The Jon Gruden News

Posted Jan 12, 2018

Jon Gruden is officially the Oakland Raiders Head Coach, let's take a look back at everything that happened this week in regards to the news.

Jon Gruden hasn’t been the Head Coach of the Oakland Raiders for long, but the news has noticeably shaken the sports universe. While rumors swirled, and sports personalities debated the future of the Silver and Black, the news became official Tuesday afternoon when the Raiders hosted Gruden’s introductory press conference at the team’s Alameda, Calif., practice facility.

It was a special day, as hordes of media members, and north of 50 Raiders alumni filled up the team’s performance, center anxious to see the newest leader of the coaching staff.

Let’s take a look at some of the sights and sounds from the day:

Coach Gruden got things started with his opening statement.

Former defensive back Charles Woodson got a question in.

Here are some of the top moments from Gruden’s media session.

Following the presser, several Hall of Famers and alumni shared their thoughts about what Gruden will bring to the table.

Gruden opened up about what it was like coming back to the Silver and Black.

He also shared a quick message with Raider Nation.

Among the media in attendance, Steve Wyche and James Palmer from NFL Network weighed in on the event.


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