The Oakland Raiders are yanking Jon Gruden out of retirement for a 10-year, $100 million coaching deal, ESPN is reporting. It’s the longest coaching deal in league history and will be made official on Tuesday, the network is reporting.
The #Raiders coaching staff under Jon Gruden will be the most expensive in @NFL history: Jon Gruden will make $100M over 10 years. Coordinators are getting 4 year deals, sources say. 2 years in Oakland, 2 in Las Vegas.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) January 5, 2018
Gruden has worked as an ESPN analyst since he coached Oakland from 1998 to 2001. He’s being brought on to replace Jack Del Rio after he was fired on Sunday.