The Washington Times - December 21, 2009, 07:59PM

Jon Gruden just took himself out of the running for the Redskins’ coaching job.

Asked by “Monday Night Football” colleague Mike Tirico about rejoining his old Oakland and Tampa Bay buddy Bruce Allen, now Washington’s new general manager, Gruden, “I’m not coaching [in the NFL in 2010]. The only team I’m coaching is my 13-year-old’s flag football team.”


— David Elfin