Members of the media are encouraged to carefully review the following procedures, reminded that these are subject to change.
INTERVIEW REQUESTS: The Raiders respectfully ask that all interview requests, for any member of the organization, be submitted through the team’s media relations office. Players, coaches or staff should not be contacted by media directly by telephone, e-mail, or via social media, including Twitter.
HEAD COACH JON GRUDEN INTERVIEWS: Jon Gruden is available after most practices, as well as after every game. He also will conduct a weekly press conference, usually on Mondays, during the regular season, in the media room at the Alameda facility. Those requesting individual interviews should contact Will Kiss (email@example.com).
GENERAL MANAGER MIKE MAYOCK INTERVIEWS: Media wishing to request interviews with the Raiders’ general manager should contact Will Kiss (firstname.lastname@example.org). Interviews are scheduled as time allows.
ASSISTANT COACH INTERVIEWS: Assistant coaches are available by request, provided the request is made at least 24 hours in advance. During a regular-season Sunday game week, coordinators are only available on Thursdays, while other assistants are only available Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Following games, Head Coach Jon Gruden is the only coach available for comment.
PLAYER INTERVIEWS: Players are available after games and during practice weeks, and all one-on-one requests should be made through the media relations office. With respect to all players, the Raiders make players available to accredited media on Tuesdays, and open up the locker room to media following practice on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.