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Brotherly ribbing is apparently always tolerated in the Gruden household, even when one of the siblings has lost his job. 

Oakland Raiders coach Jon Gruden lamented that his brother, Jay, was fired by the Washington Redskins on Monday. He also took the opportunity to get a subtle dig in on his younger bro. 

“My dad’s been fired,” Gruden told reporters throughout his weekly information convention. “I have been fired. Jay’s been fired, and welcome to the membership, bro.”

It will not be one of the best membership to hitch, however at the least Jay has some familial firm. And Jon first expressed unhappiness his brother couldn’t get the job completed in Washington. 

“I am clearly very disenchanted for my brother,” Gruden stated. “It was a protracted night time, final couple of nights. He labored laborious. Bought loads of respect for my brother. Clearly, disenchanted for him getting fired.”

Jon Gruden wouldn’t speculate whether or not Jay, who was employed because the Redskins’ coach in 2014, could be part of his employees sooner or later. 

After the Tampa Bay Buccaneers fired the elder Gruden in 2008, he based the “Fired Soccer Coaches Affiliation” and spent the following 9 seasons within the Monday Evening Soccer sales space on ESPN earlier than returning to the Raiders sideline in 2018. 

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