CSN Bay Area reports that Oakland Raiders Head Coach Dennis Allen met with team owner Mark Davis Tuesday night to determine he and his staff’s fate. It was reported earlier Tuesday that six of Allen’s assistants had accepted one-year extensions, but until anything definitive is announced, Allen’s future in Oakland remains uncertain.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell remains “excited” about the possibility of a team permanently playing in London, but doesn’t care if Los Angeles or London gets a team first. The talk of having an NFL team overseas may be nothing more than a ploy to motivate LA to push harder for an team.
A lot of work has to be done regarding a stadium, naming rights and what franchise would ultimately move to, but the likelihood of a team coming to LA is better than one ever being overseas.