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Raiders hire Greg Olson as offensive coordinator

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06:14 PM ET 01.19 | The Oakland Raiders hired former Jaguars quarterback coach Greg Olson as their new offensive coordinator, replacing Greg Knapp. The Raiders interviewed Norv Turner and Marc Trestman in addition to Olson, but Turner opted to take the offensive coordinator job in Cleveland, and Trestman was hired as the head coach of the Bears. Olson has previously worked as the offensive coordinator of the Lions, Rams, and Buccaneers.

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January 19, 2013  06:27 PM ET

Lions, Buc's, Ram's and Jag's. Not exactly a stellar resume.

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January 19, 2013  06:35 PM ET
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Romeo Crennel would have been better.

Not as offensive coordinator.

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January 20, 2013  07:41 AM ET

Doesn't look like the Raiders will be Raiding that much this year!

January 20, 2013  12:01 PM ET

Are you saying they are becoming the Oakland pilferers ?

January 22, 2013  03:28 PM ET
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He has to b better than Knapp.

False!

 
January 22, 2013  03:30 PM ET

Greg Olson's offenses only average 14 points a game...
Good Luck with that!
He Sucked in Tampa, and Jacksonville

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