Yesterday, we brought you a report from Dan Pompei of the National Football Post, which suggested there’s “a good chance” of Jon Gruden becoming the next Eagles head coach.
And today, those rumors continue.
Mike Freeman of CBSSports.com reports that teams have quietly been in contact with Gruden’s representatives the past few weeks. And Gruden could start interviewing with teams as soon as today.
Who will be the next head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles? Here’s a list of names to get you started.
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When the idea of Andy Reid being fired became realistic earlier this season, there was one name that was discussed among Eagles fans more than any other: Jon Gruden.
As the weeks have gone by, the attention has turned to others like Oregon’s Chip Kelly, Denver’s Mike McCoy and so on.
But less than 24 hours before Black Monday, Gruden’s name has resurfaced.
The focus may be on the wrong Gruden.
While plenty of fans are clamoring for the more famous brother, Jon, to climb down from the broadcast booth to take over the Eagles in 2013, the chances of that becoming a reality are slim. But hiring his younger brother, Jay, just might make some sense.
From Jon Gruden to Nick Saban to Josh McDaniels, here’s the latest coaching buzz around the NFL.
We gave you two potential dark horse candidates for the Eagles head coaching job on Wednesday. Mike Lombardi added a name of his own.
Plus, a couple Jon Gruden notes.
Ask not what Jon Gruden can do for you. Ask what you can do for Jon Gruden.
That is the mindset that needs to be adopted if you want to get a realistic feel for the odds of the Eagles landing Chucky.
The Jon Gruden rumors continue to swirl in several different directions.
The latest report out of WREG-TV in Memphis has the University of Tennessee willing to offer Gruden an ownership stake in the Cleveland Browns.
Here’s the latest coaching buzz around the NFL, with notes on Chip Kelly and Jon Gruden. Remember, you can find all these links, notes and rumors in our special section.
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