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Opinion: Jon Gruden email saga provides important lesson on NFL hiring process

Raiders owner Mark Davis had his eye on Jon Gruden for years. Davis now will need a more equitable process to find a replacement, Jarrett Bell writes.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, NFL, Raiders, Davis, Usa Today, Mark Davis, Jon Gruden, Jarrett Bell


Opinion: Being bold has always been the Raider way. Silent owner Mark Davis has forgotten that.

Raiders owner Mark Davis missed a chance to send a message about accountability and further distance team from the Jon Gruden ugliness. He whiffed.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Raiders, Usa Today, Mark Davis, Jon Gruden


'They have all the answers': Las Vegas Raiders owner Mark Davis defers to NFL on Jon Gruden emails

Las Vegas Raiders owner Mark Davis didn't have further comment on ex-coach Jon Gruden's emails, saying "Ask the NFL. They have all the answers."       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, NFL, Usa Today, Mark Davis, Jon Gruden, Las Vegas Raiders


Davis' 'Dream' Hire of Gruden Turns Into Raiders Nightmare

Raiders owner Mark Davis called it a “dream come true” when he lured Jon Gruden out of the broadcast booth to come back for a second stint as coach in 2018.
Tags: Raiders, Mark Davis, Jon Gruden, Davis Dream Hire of Gruden Turns Into Raiders


John Gruden Resigns As Head Coach Of Las Vegas Raiders Amid Accusations Of Making Racist, Homophobic, Misogynistic Comments

Jon Gruden has resigned as coach of the Las Vegas Raiders after emails he sent before being hired in 2018 contained racist, homophobic and misogynistic comments. Gruden released a statement Monday night, saying: “I have resigned as head coach of the Las Vegas Raiders. I love the Raiders and do not want to be a distraction. Thank you to all the players, coaches, staff, and fans of Raider Nation. I’m sorry, I never meant to hurt anyone.” He stepped down after The New York Times reported that Grude...
Tags: Washington, Football, Sports, NFL, Raiders, Barack Obama, New York Times, Davis, Amari Cooper, Espn, Nice, Roger Goodell, Oakland, Times, Smith, Wall Street Journal


Mark Davis Could Fire Jon Gruden Over Racist Email, Tim Brown Says

Jon Gruden could lose his job over his 2011 racist email, so says Raiders legend Tim Brown.
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Mark Davis building $14M mansion that looks like Raiders practice facility

Raiders owner Mark Davis’s home will cost $14 million and is designed to mimic the team’s facility. It has a penthouse, a bridge and a...
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Las Vegas Raiders owner Mark Davis' plans for his mountaintop mansion strongly resemble Allegiant Stadium

According to Eli Segall of the Las Vegas Review-Journal, the house will have a "strikingly similar" design to the team's practice...
Tags: Las Vegas Review Journal, Mark Davis, Las Vegas Raiders, Eli Segall, Allegiant Stadium


Owner of WNBA's Aces Connects Franchise's Past to Present

Mark Davis has already left his imprint on the Las Vegas Aces in his first year as the team’s owner.
Tags: WNBA, Mark Davis, Las Vegas Aces


AHA News: After Three Strokes, He 'Overheard' the Grim Prognosis and Fought Back

By American Heart Association News, HealthDay ReporterFRIDAY, Aug. 20, 2021 (American Heart Association News) -- As Mark Davis slowly woke up, he...
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For Raiders icon Tom Flores, the Hall of Fame wait is over

Tom Flores didn’t realize then how much of an impact he made as the first and only head coach to bring a Super Bowl title to Los Angeles. Flores rarely left his hotel room besides going to Raiders’ headquarters for the first 14 months he spent in Southern California after the team relocated from Oakland in 1982. With his family in Northern California, Flores dedicated most of his time to delivering a Super Bowl for the Raiders in their new city, a feat he accomplished in his second season in Los...
Tags: Sports, NFL, Raiders, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Davis, Chargers, Oakland, Hall of Fame, Flores, Southern California, Mark, Central California, Canton Ohio, Barbara


Raiders president Marc Badain resigns

The Raiders will enter training camp without a team president. Team owner Mark Davis has issued a statement indicating that he has...
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Sparks can’t close out WNBA-best Aces

Sparks guard Brittney Sykes reacts after committing a shot clock violation during the second half of Friday night’s game against the Las Vegas Aces at the L.A. Convention Center. The Aces won, 66-58. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill) Las Vegas Aces center Liz Cambage, left, tries to shoot as Los Angeles Sparks forward Lauren Cox defends during the second half of a WNBA basketball game Friday, July 2, 2021, in Los Angeles. The Aces won 66-58. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill) Los Angeles Sparks forward La...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Indiana, Soccer, Wheeler, Las Vegas, Seattle, Vegas, WNBA, Gray, Sparks, Wilson, Derek Fisher, Cox, Cooper


LA County set to largely reopen Tuesday after more than a year of coronavirus restrictions. Here’s what that means

Los Angeles County is about to hit a milestone on Tuesday, June 15 — by joining California in fully reopening its economy. After a year of scrambling to stay alive, businesses will be allowed to forgo coronavirus-related social distancing and open to full capacity, while fully vaccinated individuals can largely ditch masks. Bars can put their stools back at the counter. Dodger Stadium will be at full capacity for the first time since 2019. Restaurants and stores don’t have to worry about capacit...
Tags: Hollywood, California, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Delta, Davis, Long Beach, Gavin Newsom, Metro, Los Angeles County, U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Alex s Bar, Mark Davis, LA County, Cal OSHA


LA County, joining California, set to largely reopen Tuesday, June 15, after more than a year of coronavirus restrictions. Here’s what that means

Los Angeles County is about to hit a milestone on Tuesday, June 15 — by joining California in fully reopening its economy. After a year of scrambling to stay alive, businesses will be allowed to forgo coronavirus-related social distancing and open to full capacity, while fully vaccinated individuals can largely ditch masks. Bars can put their stools back at the counter. Dodger Stadium will be at full capacity for the first time since 2019. Restaurants and stores don’t have to worry about capacit...
Tags: Hollywood, California, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Delta, Davis, Long Beach, Gavin Newsom, Metro, Los Angeles County, U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Alex s Bar, Mark Davis, LA County, Cal OSHA


UK: Resilience And Recovery Within Local Government (Podcast) - Trowers & Hamlins

In the latest in our resilience and recovery in local government series, Trowers Partner Chris Plumley talks to Mark Davis, Partnerships and Communications Director at Public Sector Plc.
Tags: UK, News, Mark Davis, Hamlins, Chris Plumley, Partnerships and Communications


WATCH: Good Samaritans Rush To Rescue Modesto Police Officer From Attacker

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Tags: Crime, News, Local, Seen On, Syndicated Local, Davis, Modesto, Bear, Mark Davis, Modesto Police Department, Good Samaritans, Steffens, Modesto News, Yosemite Boulevard, Davis Video, Daniel Steffens Steffens


George Floyd's brother Philonise backs Raiders owner Mark Davis after tweet fallout: 'Let's take this breath together'

Philonise Floyd thanked Mark Davis for the Raiders' support and called for unity in the fight for social and racial justice.
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Floyd's Brother Expresses Gratitude to Raiders for Support

The brother of George Floyd has thanked the Las Vegas Raiders for their support after owner Mark Davis issued a statement on Twitter that drew backlash following the conviction of a police officer who killed Floyd.
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World Snooker Championship: Shaun Murphy trails Mark Davis, while Mark Williams edges ahead of Sam Craigie

Former champion Shaun Murphy trails veteran Mark Davis 5-4 at the end of a tight opening session at the World Championship.
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Murphy trails Davis while Williams edges ahead against debutant Craigie

Former champion Shaun Murphy trails veteran Mark Davis 5-4 at the end of a tight opening session at the World Championship.
Tags: News, Williams, Davis, Murphy, Mark Davis, Shaun Murphy, Craigie


10 Things in Politics: Biden demands reform after Chauvin verdict

President Biden speaks after former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was convicted on all charges in the killing of George Floyd. Doug Mills/Pool/Getty Images Good morning! Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics, your weekday look at the biggest stories in DC and beyond. Sign up here to receive this newsletter.Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about today:Biden tells Americans that Derek Chauvin verdict cannot be the ...
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Las Vegas Raiders owner Mark Davis 'meant no disrespect' with widely criticized tweet

Raiders owner Mark Davis, reacting to widespread criticism of a tweet sent from the team's account after Derek Chauvin was convicted of...
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Las Vegas Raiders owner Mark Davis takes responsibility for team's questionable tweet after Derek Chauvin guilty verdict

The Raiders were one of many teams to release a statement on the Derek Chauvin verdict. Though, the team raised eyebrows with a questionable tweet.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Mark Davis, Las Vegas Raiders, Derek Chauvin


Mark Davis admits he was behind tone-deaf Las Vegas Raiders tweet about Derek Chauvin verdict

Shocker: ultra-wealthy, out-of-touch team owner was behind offensive tweet.
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Raiders' Mark Davis defends 'I can breathe' tweet after Derek Chauvin found guilty in George Floyd's death

Las Vegas Raiders owner Mark Davis defended the team's social media post after facing backlash for using what appeared to be a poor...
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Christians energized by in-person Southern California gatherings for Easter

Cynthia Wagner gets emotional talking about her church’s plans for Easter Sunday this year. “I’m going to cry,” said the operations manager for West Valley Christian Church in West Hills. Easter in 2020, Wagner said, was “a rocking-our-world kind of shock” for her tight-knit church members who, because of coronavirus-related lockdowns, were faced with the possibility of not being able to see each other, worship together and hug each other on one of the most important days for Christians. But thi...
Tags: News, Holidays, California, Religion, Sport, Soccer, Davis, Jesus, Saddleback, Orange County, Christ, Easter, Southern California, Pomona, Wagner, Walther


Opinion: NFL owner's purchase of WNBA team signals growth potential for women's sports

Raiders owner Mark Davis is a longtime women's basketball fan, and has been a season ticket holder of the WNBA's Aces since they moved to Las Vegas.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, NFL, Raiders, Las Vegas, Usa Today, WNBA, Mark Davis


Raiders owner Mark Davis says NFL's punishment for repeated COVID-19 violations is 'draconian'

Between punishments for the team, coach and players, the Raiders have racked up more than $1.2 million in fines for COVID-19 violations.
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Mark Davis -- People have wrong perception of Las Vegas Raiders

Mark Davis called the NFL's latest punishments for the Raiders "draconian," while noting he believes people outside the organization...
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