In leading off the telecast of Saturday afternoon's wild-card game between the Tennessee Titans and Kansas City Chiefs, ESPN play-by-play announcer Sean McDonough wasted no time revealing one of the worst-kept secrets in sports.
Gruden, 54, last coached in the National Football League in the 2008 season for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
The Buccaneers went 12-4 in his first season and finished 57-55 with three playoff appearances in Gruden's seven seasons.
The offence regressed after the decision to fire co-ordinator Bill Musgrave and replace him with untested Todd Downing.
The defensive line struggles with defense coordinator Ken Norton Jr., leading to a late-season firing and replacement with John Pagano.
Gruden's 10-year, $100 million contract is the richest in National Football League coaching history and matches Tom Landry and Jimmy Johnson (both with the Cowboys) for the longest, the Times reported.
Gruden spent four seasons as coach in Oakland from 1998-2001.
Gruden's $100 million contract with the Raiders is the largest in National Football League history. His Buccaneers beat the Raiders 48-21 in Super Bowl XXXVII.
By noting that nothing was official yet, Gruden is pretty much confirming that he will be the Raiders' next head coach. "We congratulate you as you head back to the sideline with the Raiders".
Other teams have also done it, with one of the most recent notable coaching hires being Joe Gibbs in Washington.
A total fire ban is in place across Sydney and the Hunter region as NSW residents face temperatures soaring into the mid-40s. Penrith recorded the highest temperature on earth on Sunday, reaching a record top of 47.3 degrees.
Police checked in and around the station after the blast to make sure there were no other explosive devices. Numerous illegal hand grenades found in Sweden are being imported from former Yugoslav nations, he said.
Walton disagreed with LaVar's latest criticism of the Lakers coach, whose team has lost 12 of its past 13 games. It is unclear whether the organization will address LaVar Ball's comments as they relate to their head coach.
Directing his words to Trump, he added: "Personally, I'm excited for your Dishonest & Corrupt Media Awards". The show bought a Times Square billboard and took out an ad on Twitter to court the president's attention.
Yet the Bulgarian looked like extending his unbeaten streak to three matches against Kyrgios at Pat Rafter Arena on Saturday. Kyrgios will appear in his seventh overall ATP final and vie for his first title since Tokyo 2016 and fourth of career.
Even so, Quinn senses his team, boosted by last year's long postseason run, is peaking at the right time . Matt Bryant converted the field goal three plays later and the Falcons jumped out to an early 3-0 lead.
The United States faced criticism at the UN Security Council on Friday for convening the body to discuss recent protests in Iran. Russia , a close ally of Iran's, agreed. "And we know the truth", Haley added.
Gutekunst was the team's director of player personnel, and had been courted by other organizations during GM searches. With Brian Gutekunst securing the job, only five days after it officially was open, Ball's candidacy has collapsed.
They now face a replay in London to add to a busy January, which also includes a two-leg League Cup semi-final against Arsenal. Conte is still able to field a top class side despite making plenty of changes and I think they'll be too strong for Norwich .
Celta hold Barca, easy for Real
Tax evasion allegations by Spanish authorities have also damaged Ronaldo's resolve to stay, it's said. Read the report from Balaídos as we had to make do with a point in our first #RMLiga match of 2018.
Arsene Wenger gets 3-match ban
But the visitors will be without their manager on the touchline following his outburst on New Years Eve in the Premier League against West Brom.
Kane brace fires Tottenham past AFC Wimbledon
Wimbledon's top scorer in all competitions is Lyle Taylor with 11 goals, while Harry Kane has netted 24 times for Tottenham . AFC Wimbledon boss Ardley said: "I think the most exciting thing was when our fans went nuts when we got our first corner".
Uber's Travis Kalanick to sell $1.4bn stake to Softbank
However, the investor consortium is also making a $1.25 billion investment of fresh financing at the older, higher appraisal. Bloomberg reports that Kalanick has always been one of the wealthiest people in the world, at least on paper.
Jaguars defeat Bills 10-3
If Jacksonville wins, it'll set up a road matchup against the Pittsburgh Steelers, a team the Jags beat by 21 earlier in the year. The Bills got the chance after Jaguars linebacker Telvin Smith jumped offside on fourth-and-3, giving Buffalo a first down.
Anushka makes Cape Town more attractive for Kohli
Isn't Anushka looking all attractive and one can see the reflection of happiness on her face as she cheers for Virat. The ongoing Test match against South Africa is the first game that Virat Kohli is playing after wedding.
Combined Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots now almost $1B
Dozens of players have come within one number of winning either jackpot in that time, but no one has been able to win it all. The news outlet reports that the longer odds have not refrained people from purchasing tickets - but quite the opposite.