Bill Musgrave will rejoin coach Jack Del Rio as the Raiders offensive coordinator, the club announced Monday night.
Dennis Green, one of several coaches cited as a career influence by Raiders coach Jack Del Rio, told 95.7 The Game Monday the former linebacker will get the franchise back on track.
Eric Mangini, the former 49ers assistant coach who interviewed for the Raiders head coaching job, will now interview with Oakland for their opening at defensive coordinator, the NFL Network reported Monday.
Raiders defensive end Justin Tuck is looking forward to his first meeting with head coach Jack Del Rio.
Philadelphia quarterbacks coach Bill Musgrave is a “hot candidate” to be Raiders offensive coordinator under Jack Del Rio, according to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen.
Musgrave worked under Del Rio in 2003 and 2004 for the Jaguars as offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. He joined the Eagles in 2014, and unless Musgrave signed only a one-year contract, he would have to be released by Philadelphia to take another job.
The Eagles fast-paced offense intrigued the Raiders enough this offseason that Philadelphia offenisve coordinator Pat Shurmur was one of the first candidates interviewed for the head coach job.
In 1997, Musgrave got his start in coaching as the quarterbacks coach with the Raiders on Joe Bugel’s staff.
No announcements regarding assistant coaches have been made by the Raiders.
Raiders coach Jack Del Rio is expected to interview Marc Trestman “in the next day or so” for the position of offensive coordinator, according to an NFL Network report.
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A transcript of Friday’s press conference introducing Jack Del Rio as head coach, with general manager Reggie McKenzie and owner Mark Davis:
Join NFL writer Steve Corkran for a live discussion following the introduction of Jack Del Rio as the Oakland Raiders’ new coach.
What was common knowledge became official Thursday morning when the Raiders announced Jack Del Rio would be their head coach in 2015.
Here is some biographical information on new Raiders head coach Jack Del Rio, who was hired Wednesday to succeed interim coach Tony Sparano: Continue Reading