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Jon David Gruden

Jon David Gruden, American sportscaster, former professional football coach. Achievements include head coach of Super Bowl XXXVII winning Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 2003. Named one of Top 25 Football Broadcasters, The Sporting News & SportsBusiness Journal, Daily, 2009.

Background

  • Gruden, Jon David was born on August 17, 1963 in Sandusky, Ohio, United States. Son of James and Kathy Gruden.

  • Education

    • Attended, Muskingum College, New Concord, Ohio, 1981. Bachelor in Communications, University Dayton, Ohio, 1984.

    Career

    • Assistant coach University Tennessee, 1986-1987. Quarterbacks coach University Southeast Missouri, 1988-1989. Wide receivers coach University Pacific, 1989.

      Assistant coach San Francisco 49ers, 1990. Receivers coach University Pittsburgh, 1991. Assistant coach Green Bay Packers, 1992-1994.

      Offensive coordinator Philadelphia Eagles, 1994-1997. Head coach Oakland Raiders, 1998—2002, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 2002—2009. Analyst, Monday Night Football Entertainment and Sports Programming Network, since 2009.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include head coach of Super Bowl XXXVII winning Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 2003.

    Works

    • Co-author (with Vic Carucci): Do You Love Football?! Winning with Heart, Passion and Not Much Sleep, 2004.

    Connections

    • Married Cindy Gruden. Children: Jon II, Michael, Jayson.
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    Born August 17, 1963
    (age 54)
    • 1981
      Muskingum College
    • 1984
      University Dayton
    • 1986 - 1987
      Assistant, coach University Tennessee
    • 1988 - 1989
      quarterbacks coach University Southeast Missouri
    • 1989
      wide receivers coach University Pacific
    • 1990
      assistant, coach San Francisco 49ers
    • 1991
      receivers coach University Pittsburgh
    • 1992 - 1994
      assistant, coach Green Bay Packers
    • 1994 - 1997
      offensive coordinator, Philadelphia Eagles
    • 1998 - 2002
      head, coach Oakland Raiders
    • 2002 - 2009
      head, coach Oakland Raiders
    • 2009
      analyst
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