Jack Del Rio picked the same offensive coordinator to start his tenure in Oakland as he did more than a decade ago in Jacksonville.
In a political shift that signals change at Oakland City Hall, the mayor and Alameda County appear to be on the same page to allow both the A’s and the Raiders to submit competing proposals for the Coliseum site.
New Head Coach Jack Del Rio answers questions about what the Oakland Raiders need to do to return to the NFL Playoffs.
Jim Tomsula has spent his entire NFL career in San Francisco with the 49ers, Jack Del Rio spent his childhood in the East Bay before gaining NFL fame.
Both Bay Area pro football teams have begun a new era, with the Oakland Raiders and San Francisco 49ers each reportedly hiring new head coaches Wednesday.
Del Rio signed a four-year deal on Wednesday afternoon.
Denver defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio will be the first candidate to have a second interview with the Oakland Raiders for their head coaching job as the two-week search could be nearing a conclusion.
The Oakland Raiders’ search for a new head coach has included promising coordinators, recycled head coaches and interim coach Tony Sparano.
San Francisco Giants CEO and Olympic bid organizet Larry Baer joined KCBS’s Stan Bunger and Susan Leigh Taylor to discuss Oakland’s involvement in the bid that would include a new stadium that would host the opening and closing ceremonies as well as the track and field competition.
On Thursday, the United States Olympic Committee could decide between the Bay Area and three other finalists as the nation’s bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics. A newly-announced stadium plan, which would later be a home for the Oakland Raiders, could improve chances for a local bid.