He followed that feat with the now famous quote, "We're not losers anymore".
Cable has spent the last seven seasons working as the assistant head coach/offensive line coach for the Seattle Seahawks before being dismissed on Wednesday. He also worked extensively with Marshawn Lynch during the rusher's salad days in Seattle. Cable then led the Raiders in 2009 and 2010, and finished with a 17-27 record before former owner Al Davis elected not to renew Cable's contract.
In November of 2009, ESPN reported two women had accused Cable of physical abuse. It's also clear that the Raiders got their man in Cable. Davis docked Cable's pay in relation to that litigation. Though Cable uses a zone-blocking scheme that fell out of favor with fans and analysts given the powerful construction of Oakland's offensive line, Cable has been around the league long enough to adapt his schemes to match personnel. He and offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell were fired after a disappointing season where the Seahawks missed the postseason.
Obviously, only time will tell whether Gruden still has what it takes to be a successful coach in this league and if Carr buys in, but there's definitely a reason for optimism in Oakland as a new era gets underway for the silver and black.
Brown questionable for Steelers matchup Sunday
Brown set an National Football League record with 100-plus receptions in five consecutive seasons, including 101 this season. He has shown he can be a game-changer in first campaign hauling in 58 catches for 917 receiving yards and seven touchdowns.
Toyota will add Amazon Alexa to pick out vehicles in 2018
Amazon is set to use CES 2018 to deliver commercial grade augmented-reality glasses with Amazon's Alexa voice assistant built in. With the official entry, Alexa will be capable of accessing calendars and lists in addition to replying through voice commands.
Vegas gunman had emailed about bump stocks
Paddock wrote back that he wanted to try several scopes and different types of ammunition. Danely's attorney did not respond to a call or text seeking comment on Friday evening.
West Ham United hit four past Huddersfield Town
The goal was greeted with celebrations and pleasant surprise by the visiting supporters, but most of the ground fell silent. The arrival of David Moyes saw Hernandez reunited with his former manager, who he worked with at Manchester United .
Real Madrid 0 Villarreal 1
Fornals picked up the loose ball just outside the area and chipped it over the goalkeeper for the stunning victor . Costa was suspended because of a red card for celebrating too close to the fans in the previous game.