Title: Report John Madden sits in on Mike Shana
Tags: Report John Madden sits in on Mike Shana
Blog Entry: Laughter and sighs haven't stopped since word leaked that Mike Shanahan had interviewed with the Raiders.But, there are signs that it's no laughing matter in Oakland. According to CSNBayArea Ray Lewis Jersey .com, the Raiders asked John Madden to sit in on interviews with Shanahan, along with owner Mark Davis.MORE: Coud Ndamukong Suh go to Oakland? | Oakland's pick in Mock Draft | Report: Marrone bombed interviewOf course, it was the late Al Davis, Mark's father,who fired Shanahan Chris Wormley Jersey four games into the 1989 season after he'd compiled an 8-12 record. The divorce was as ugly as it gets and in a 1994 game as the 49ers' offensive coordinator, Shanahan had quarterback Elvis Grbac lob a football at Davis during pregame.That's all water under the bridge, apparently.Shanahan is entertaining the Raiders and theyare showing love right back.Madden's presence is a good sign; not nece sarily that Shanahan will get the Kamalei Correa Jersey job, by bygones are just that. There could still be a matter of money, though.Al Davis never paid Shanahan the money remaining on his contract after firing him. Shanahan wona grievance, but Davis still never paid him.According to the (Cleveland) Plain Dealer, the Raiders, 49ers and Bills are considering Shanahan and his son Kyle, the Browns' offensive coordinator, as a package deal. That seems odd since father and son butted heads in Washington over the handling of Robert Griffin III.Oakland is considering a number of candidates, Justin Tucker Jersey including interim Tony Sparano, Broncos' DC Jack Del Rio, Colts' OC Pep Hamilton, Eagles' OC Pat Shurmur , 49ers' tight ends coach Eric Mangini andSeahawks' OC Darrell Bevell.