Tag: JON GRUDEN

Jon Gruden Will Sue The NFL And Roger Goodell For A ‘Soviet-Style Character Assassination’ That Led To His Resignation From The Raiders

Jon Gruden’s tenure at the helm of the Las Vegas Raiders came to an end last month after a handful of emails from his time as an analyst for ESPN became public and showed him using racist and homophobic language. Now, Gruden has decided to take the league and its commissioner to court over allegations […]

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‘It’s Gonna Blow the NBA World Up’: Phoenix Suns Owner Robert Sarver Might be the Next Contestant on That Summer Jam Screen

Chris Paul, who’s been down this road before with the Clippers, could not be reached for comment since he was presumably either throwing chairs or banging his head against his steering wheel. But Suns CEO and President Jason Rowley was more than happy to go clean the fuck off and pledge his allegiance to his […]

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The Jacksonville Jaguars End Their Losing Streak, the Arizona Cardinals Can’t Be Beat and Other Takeaways From Week 6 of the NFL

G/O Media may get a commission Save $35 Clearstem Clear Kit Target breakouts and wrinkles at the same timeEach item is also free of all possible pore-cloggers and contains zero hormone disruptors. After his first game at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, rookie quarterback Trevor Lawrence not only collected his first passport stamp, but his […]

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A Conspiracy of Whiteness: Did an ESPN Insider’s Email Inadvertently Reveal How the NFL Blackballed Colin Kaepernick?

Advertisement Think about it—during contentious secret negotiations between the most powerful league in sports and the majority-Black players union led by a Black man, Schefter allowed a representative of the white billionaire owners to dictate the public narrative. Of course, most reporters curate personal relationships as sources, and Schefter is no different. But tilting the […]

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Jon Gruden Will Be Removed From ‘Madden 22’ And Replaced With A Generic Coach

Jon Gruden recently resigned from the Las Vegas Raiders, but it had nothing to do with the Raiders’ performance on the football field. A series of emails Gruden had sent revealed homophobic, racist, and disturbing comments about members of the NFL, NFLPA, and others. As a result, anyone associated with Gruden is quickly removing him. […]

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Does Your Friend Have a ‘Racist Bone’ in Their Body? A Quiz

“I’m not gonna chalk everything up to racism,” said Dungy, as Tirico, who once said he didn’t know whether or not he was actually Black, noted that he had never seen any signs of racism from his former coworker. Although some have noted that literally nothing in the known universe works this way, it is […]

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Report: The NFL Doesn’t Plan To Release More From The Investigation That Revealed Jon Gruden’s Offensive Emails

Jon Gruden is no longer the head coach of the Las Vegas Raiders, tendering his resignation following a report uncovering offensive remarks used in emails while he was an employee of ESPN. While the discussion first swirled on Gruden’s comments directed at NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith, the public scope quickly widened, but not to […]

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Does Gruden’s Racist Emails Prove Kaepernick Was Right About NFL?

NewsOne Featured Video Source: Carmen Mandato / Getty Former NFL coach Jon Gruden resigned Monday night as head coach of the Las Vegas Raiders after emails surfaced of him using homophobic, racist and misogynistic language. The emails were uncovered by the New York Times during a seven-year investigation of workplace misconduct at the Washington Football […]

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John Gruden Resigns After Saying the Quiet Part Out Loud

G/O Media may get a commission When confronted about his favorite racist trope of choice, Gruden insisted that he was pissed at the time because the 2011 NFL lockout wasn’t going particularly well and he felt some kind of (racist) way about Smith, who was leading negotiations on behalf of the players. “I was upset,” […]

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Jon Gruden Will Resign As Raiders Coach After The Revelation Of Racist, Homophobic Emails

On Friday, as part of the investigation into the Washington Football Team’s toxic culture, an email from Jon Gruden to former Washington executive Bruce Allen that used racist tropes to describe then NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith was uncovered that became one of the biggest talking points in the NFL. Gruden continued to coach on […]

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Report: Jon Gruden Used A Number Of Homophobic Slurs As Additional Offensive Emails Surface

After a report from the Wall Street Journal uncovered Las Vegas Raiders head coach Jon Gruden using racist language toward NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith in 2011, Gruden issued an apology, stating he is “really sorry” and “used a horrible way of explaining” a comment about Smith’s lips. Just days later, additional emails have been […]

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