Raiders expected to hire Jack Del Rio

The Oakland Raiders are expected to hire Denver Broncos defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio as their new head coach.

Del Rio coached th4e Jacksonville Jaguars for nine seasons, going 68-71 as head coach.

Tony Sparano, the interim coach, was another finalist.

The Raiders also interviewed former New York Jets and Cleveland Browns coach Eric Mangini, Philadelphia Eagles offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur, Indianapolis Colts offensive coordinator Pep Hamilton, Seattle Seahawks offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell and former Broncos and Washington coach Mike Shanahan.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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