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Jon Gruden's 10-year deal with Raiders to approach $100M

Jon Gruden's 10-year deal with Raiders to approach $100M

ESPN and the NFL Network reported that former Oakland Raiders head coach Gruden will return to the Raiders with a 10-year contract worth $100 million.

Gruden, who coached Oakland from 1998 to 2001 and has been working as an ESPN analyst, is returning to the Raiders to replace Jack Del Rio, who was sacked after the regular-season finale on Sunday. Greg Olson will be Oakland's offensive coordinator, Paul Guenther will be defensive coordinator and Rich Bisaccia will coach special teams, La Canfora reports.

Rumors surrounding Gruden and coaching jobs have been swirling for years, but if all goes according to plan, he will be announced on Tuesday.

Gruden, who was hired by ESPN in 2009, reportedly already has made some key hires to his coaching staff. During that time, the Raiders won two AFC West titles and advanced to the conference championship once.

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The last time Gruden coached the Raiders was January 19, 2002 against the New England Patriots.

Gruden beat the Raiders in the Super Bowl in his first season with the Buccaneers but didn't win another playoff game for Tampa Bay in his final six seasons.

Many speculated that the Raiders broke the Rooney Rule, which is a league policy that requires NFL teams to interview minority candidates for coaching and senior football operation positions. Shell went 2-14 that season and was sacked after one year.

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