Posts Tagged ‘tom cable’

Seattle Coach Pete Carroll ‘Not Surprised’ By Tom Cable Head Coaching Rumors

Seahawks offensive line coach Tom Cable has come up in discussions about a Pac-12 head coaching job. Steve Corkran, who covers the Raiders for the Contra Costa Times, tweeted that Cable’s name is being “bandied about” as a potential replacement at UCLA, which recently fired coach Rick Neuheisel. The rumor makes sense — Cable was […]

Gridiron Preseason Preview: Raiders at 49ers

A couple of rookie head coaches will get their first taste of the local rivalry between the Raiders and 49ers when the two Bay Area inhabitants square off in a preseason clash Saturday at Candlestick Park. Both teams underwent changes in leadership this offseason in an attempt to end lengthy playoff droughts, with the 49ers […]

No Doubt, Tom Cable is the Seattle Seahawks Biggest Signing

I praised the hiring of Tom Cable even before it led to the good personnel moves that have come to pass just from a coaching standpoint, I even joked on twitter that Pete Carroll may have relinquished his final say over the roster to bring him on board. To some degree, that last statement is […]

Raiders Fire Tom Cable – Who’s Next for Al Davis and the Sliver and Black?

It’s official. The Tom Cable era in Oakland is over. Late Tuesday night, the Raiders issued a statement saying “The Raiders express gratitude to Tom Cable for his contributions in his four seasons as an assistant and as head coach of the Silver and Black.” And with that, Cable’s time as the Raiders Head Coach […]

Tom Cable Likely Out as Raiders Head Coach

Despite a perfect record in the division and an 8-8 season, it appears that Tom Cable has not done enough to keep his job as the head coach of the Raiders. Sources including Adam Schefter of ESPN state that Cable is unlikely to return as the Raiders head coach in 2011. “Hopefully I get another […]

A Perfect Ending in Kansas City for the Raiders

So there you have it. The 2010 Raiders season is in the bag, and a mixed bag it certainly was. For the first time since the AFL merger in 1970, a team went undefeated in their own division, yet didn’t make the playoffs. After Sunday’s 31-10 thrashing of the Chiefs in Kansas City, that’s what […]

Raiders Sweep AFC West; Top Chiefs 31-10 to End Season 8-8

Jason Campbell got hurt and was out of the game.  Zach Miller had a leg nearly buckle off and thought was it was even worse than it looked.  With no playoffs on the line, was there anything that these 2 were playing for that needed them back on the field? In a complete show of […]

Raiders Coach Tom Cable’s Job on the Line Sunday

Tom Cable, when asked what would be a success this year, said making the playoffs. Certain aspects can be reviewed afterwards and talked about as successes, but the season as a whole would only be successful if they make the playoffs. The success of this season then comes with a must-win game against the Denver […]