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  • Raiders fire coach Dennis Allen

    Raiders fire coach Dennis Allen
    The Oakland Raiders, off to an 0-4 start, fired coach Dennis Allen, a team official confirmed late Monday. Allen was 8-28 in two-plus seasons for the Raiders, who have lost an NFL-high 10 consecutive games. He was Oakland’s seventh head coach...
  • Connecticut's Own Tony Sparano Named Head Coach Of Raiders

    Connecticut's Own Tony Sparano Named Head Coach Of Raiders
    Connecticut native Tony Sparano is an NFL head coach again. Sparano takes over as interim head coach of the Oakland Raiders after the firing of Dennis Allen, the team announced on Tuesday. Sparano had been the Raiders' assistant head coach/offensive...
  • Raiders name Tony Sparano interim head coach

    The Oakland Raiders named former Miami Dolphins coach Tony Sparano as their interim head coach on Tuesday, one day after firing coach Dennis Allen. “Tony Sparano has a strong presence in this organization,” said Raiders General Manager...
  • Sparano named Raiders' interim coach

    The Oakland Raiders announced Tuesday that Tony Sparano will take over as he team's interim head coach. Sparano replaces Dennis Allen, who was fired Monday after the Raiders' 38-14 loss to the Miami Dolphins in Londan the previous day. Allen's team's...
  • Hyde10: Ten thoughts on the Dolphins win against Oakland

    Hyde10: Ten thoughts on the Dolphins win against Oakland
    LONDON - Jolly ol’ England indeed.  How many ways was this tonic Sunday to the Dolphins' season, balm on their pain, exactly the kind of laugher this team needed? Well, Joe Phibin could talk of a win and not his past week of misadventure in...
  • Report: Dolphins have in-house friction with coach Joe Philbin

    Report: Dolphins have in-house friction with coach Joe Philbin
     There’s a rift growing between Dolphins coach Joe Philbin and Dawn Aponte, the team’s executive vice president/football administration, according to a report on CBSSports.com, and it could lead to changes after the season.  Philbin...
  • Past two Dolphins coaches Philbin, Sparano: Disparate demeanors, similar situation

    Past two Dolphins coaches Philbin, Sparano: Disparate demeanors, similar situation
    One is tall and skinny. The other is short and stocky. One is loud and brash, often oozing emotion. The other is gentle and calculated, difficult to stir. The old adage is that teams usually take on the personality of their head coach. Joe Philbin...
  • Hyde5: Five questions for Dolphins versus Raiders

    Hyde5: Five questions for Dolphins versus Raiders
    LONDON - At some point, the discusson turns just from what-the-heck-has-Joe-Philbin-done to include the idea the Dolphins play the Raiders in London this week. So let's make that turn right now. Five questions for the Dolphins against the Raiders 1....
  • Seahawks hire Jeff Ireland as a draft consultant

    Seahawks hire Jeff Ireland as a draft consultant
    It didn't take former Miami Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland long to find work. Ireland, who was removed as the Dolphins' GM back in January, has been hired by the Seattle Seahawks to serve as a draft consultant for the 2014 draft, which begins...
  • Taking A Look Around The State: New Coaches At Central, New Haven, Southern

    Taking A Look Around The State: New Coaches At Central, New Haven, Southern
    Central Connecticut Conference: Northeast Last season: 4-8, 2-4 Coach: Pete Rossomando, first season Outlook: Rossomando was previously coach at Division II New Haven, where he was 42-13 and led the Chargers to the national playoffs twice....
  • Say what? Top 50 Miami Dolphins quotes of all time

    Say what? Top 50 Miami Dolphins quotes of all time
    50. "I don't think I've been asked this many questions since my mother caught me drinking in high school." - Don Strock after winning his first game as Dolphins quarterback in 1976 49. "I need this like I need another knee operation." - Dick Anderson...