Raiders' Gruden, Maycock are on the same page in more ways than one

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Raiders' Gruden, Maycock are on the same page in more ways than one
Raiders' Gruden, Maycock are on the same page in more ways than one

Raiders' Gruden, Maycock are on the same page in more ways than one A few days before the 2009 draft, a room full of assorted NFL Network employees met for a production meeting in New York. There was much to discuss, but it wasn't long before Mike Mayock and Jon Gruden were doing all the talking. Mayock had been a draft analyst for the network since 2003. Gruden had just hit the open market after being fired as coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The two first met in Philadelphia in the mid-1990s, when Gruden was offensive coordinator of the Eagles and Mayock was working in commercial real estate but beginning a transition to broadcasting. They began communicating often about anything and everything

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