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Professional football coach , sportscaster

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.

Achievements

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

Works

  • Other Work

    • 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.

father:
James Gruden

mother:
Kathy Gruden

spouse:
Cindy Gruden

children:
Jon II Gruden

Michael Gruden

Jayson Gruden