The NFL said Thursday it will investigate whether the Raiders violated the so-called Rooney Rule when they hired Jon Gruden as coach.
The Oakland Raiders may have found their next head coach, but the way they did it has been brought into question, and the National Football League is reportedly investigating how they reached their decision. Davis also said he wouldn't have fired Del Rio if he didn't believe Gruden would sign on as coach. "But if there is a closed process and those minority candidates were going through the motions and had no idea there was already an agreement, that is not fair to them and it is not fair to the next guy coming up through the ranks".
The NFL has sanctioned teams for Rooney Rule violations in the past, issuing a $200,000 fine against Detroit Lions general manager Matt Millen in 2003 following the appointment of head coach Steve Mariucci. Shell returned for a second stint with the team in 2006.
At the press conference announcing his hiring, Gruden said he had filled all three coordinator positions with Greg Olson (offense), Paul Guenther (defense) and Rich Bisaccia (special teams). Still, there were reports that former quarterback and league MVP Rich Gannon, who is now in the broadcast business, would be a pick to join Gruden's staff in Oakland as the team's quarterback coach.
The Raiders will host the Seahawks in the first NFL game at the new London stadium of English Premier League club Tottenham. After the controversial Tuck Rule game, the coach was traded to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
The new hire comes after the end of a disappointing 2017 season for the Raiders, who finished third in the division and failed to make the playoffs, after having high expectations from the previous year.
It continues: "Cyber vulnerabilities within nuclear weapons systems and structures present a whole set of dangers and risks". Bruce Blair, a veteran nuclear launch officer and co-founder of the Global Zero movement to eliminate nuclear weapons.
What could happen to Julian Assange now? A United Nations panel had concluded in 2016 that Assange was under arbitrary detention. A statement by Mr Assange's legal team said: 'The UN ruling, issued nearly two years ago, is crystal clear in its language.
Talking about the benefits of the Jio 4G 149 plan, the plan offers unlimited calls including all local, STD and roaming calls. This is a promotional offer from BSNL which will offer its customers 2GB of free 3G data with a validity of 30 days.
Harris ran for 1,000 yards and 11 touchdowns this season after running for 1,040 yards and two scores as a sophomore in 2016. Ridley's best season came when he had 1,045 yards receiving with 7 touchdowns during the 2015 campaign.
Khorana was awarded Noble Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1968 along with two other scientists - Robert W. He announced in 1976 that he was able to make an artificial gene function within a bacterial cell.
The Indianapolis Colts , Chicago Bears and the Giants interviewed McDaniels, while the Arizona Cardinals interviewed Flores. That being said, head coaching searches have a way of settling in even as top candidates remain active in the playoffs.
Using a combination of endocrinology and genetic tests, researchers identified the turtles' sex and nesting origin. The increasing rate shows that the place will have only female turtles in the near future.
It will arrive at JKF at 6.30am, while the return flight will depart at 1.30pm and arrive at JKIA at around 10.30am the next day. Kenya Airways chief executive Sebastian Mikosz (centre) speaks during the launch of non-stop flight between Nairobi and NY .
The Wii U's underratedDonkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze is getting ported to the Switch, out on May 4th. It came out previous year on PlayStation 4 and PS Vita, and it's headed to Nintendo Switch this summer.
The 26-year-old is a target for West Ham too but David Moyes fears the former U21 global prefers a move to over staying in. Arsene Wenger says he has not spoken to West Ham with regards to a bid for midfielder Francis Coquelin .
US House passes crucial spying law
Another major loophole of Section 702 of FISA is that the government collects broad information "about" a target . The House has passed a bill to reauthorize a key foreign intelligence collection program with an important tweak.
Canada says outbreak over
Currently, no common supplier, distributor, or retailer of leafy greens has been identified as a possible source of the outbreak. On Wednesday, the Public Health Agency of Canada announced it was no longer advising the public against eating romaine lettuce.
Titans to play LA Chargers in England
Gridiron fans will be able to sample the action once again at Wembley, as well as at Tottenham Hotspur's brand new stadium. And over the following fortnight Wembley will then stage two fixtures: Jaguars vs Eagles and Chargers vs Titans .
Pirates Trade Pitcher Gerrit Cole To Houston Astros
Gerrit Cole was drafted by the Pirates with the first overall pick in 2011, and spent the last 5 years as a starter in Pittsburgh. During the 2017 season, Cole posted a 4.26 ERA and 1.25 WHIP, while holding a 196:55 K:BB over 203 innings (33 starts).
Congress Will Vote on Net Neutrality
A tie vote would likely mean the deciding vote would be cast by VP Mike Pence, dooming the resolution. Meanwhile, a separate effort to overturn the FCC's net-neutrality repeal has been gaining momentum.