The Best Jon Gruden quotes

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Jon Gruden is an American football coach who currently is the head coach of the Oakland Raiders. He is also a former NFL quarterback, who played for the University of Louisville and then professionally with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Philadelphia Eagles and San Francisco 49ers. In his first year as head coach he took over a struggling franchise and led them to their only Super Bowl victory in 2002 against the New England Patriots. He was given many nicknames like Chucky or Gruden II.

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About Jon Gruden

birth of the author

August 17, 1963

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South Bend Clay


Having been in the league with five different franchises, I know what the meaning of Monday Night Football is. It’s usually the best games and the greatest venue outside the playoffs. โ€” Jon Gruden

In football, we tried each week to come up with the best game plan for every opponent. Some were tougher than others. โ€” Jon Gruden

The Seahawks defense has to go balls deep to win this game. โ€” Jon Gruden

Right now Von Miller is the best pass rusher in the world. He looks exactly like Derrick Thomas did in his heyday. He can absolutely destroy a football game. โ€” Jon Gruden

the seahawks defense has to go balls deep to win this game Jon Gruden quote

Mike, did you ever see the movie ‘Cast Away?’ In that movie, Tom Hanks’ only friend was a ball named Wilson. In this game, Russell Wilson’s only friend is a football. โ€” Jon Gruden

I don’t know what’s going to happen in the future; I just know this: I’m going to continue to give my best effort to the game, stay prepared. โ€” Jon Gruden

Meaningless yards are not meaningful. โ€” Jon Gruden


If I ever come back and coach, I’m never huddling again! โ€” Jon Gruden

All it takes is one coach that believes in you. โ€” Jon Gruden

if i ever come back and coach i m never huddling again Jon Gruden quote

If ESPN ever kicked me out the door and I had to get back to coach, I have to stay on top of what’s going on. โ€” Jon Gruden

I break down the tape like I’m a qualityโ€“control coach, just like I was with the Packers in 1992. I break it down by hand, every play. โ€” Jon Gruden


There are not a lot of things that Andrew Luck can’t do, but the thing I like about him is his work ethic. He’s a workaholic, and that’s what impresses me the most. โ€” Jon Gruden

We just exhausted everything, We tried every way possible to make it work. all im going to say is, its disappointing. โ€” Jon Gruden

If you’re a leader, can communicate, and have a great work ethic, those are the things you’re looking for. โ€” Jon Gruden

if you aren t winning we are not going to be happy Jon Gruden quote

I got a lot of the greatest values in life from playing sports, from playing footballโ€“teamwork, sportsmanship, my work ethic, resiliency, dedicationโ€“I got it all by being on a team. โ€” Jon Gruden

If you aren’t winning, we are not going to be happy. โ€” Jon Gruden

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I get excited when we make a play. I get excited when we make a first down. โ€” Jon Gruden

In the NFL, you’ve got to get to the Super Bowl, and you’ve got to win it. That’s the evaluation we’re all accountable to. โ€” Jon Gruden

Inspiring Phrases From Jon Gruden

If it wasn’t for football, a lot of the best times of my life, my brother’s life, my dad’s life, wouldn’t exist. โ€” Jon Gruden

all i really have in my life is my family and football that s about it Jon Gruden quote

I got kicked out of the league because I had a hard time sustaining at the quarterback position. โ€” Jon Gruden

All I really have in my life is my family and football. That’s about it. โ€” Jon Gruden

Cancer is tough. It is a relentless opponent that won’t seem to go away. โ€” Jon Gruden

You never say never to nothing. โ€” Jon Gruden

Does the draft really matter? At the end of the day, at the end of your career, at the end of time, does it really matter? โ€” Jon Gruden

cancer is tough it is a relentless opponent that won t seem to go away Jon Gruden quote

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