Jon Gruden A.K.A Jon David Gruden was born in 17th August, 1963 in Sandusky, Ohio who is an American former college football player and professional coach. As per Jon Gruden bio in several websites, Gruden height is 5 feet and 10 inches. Gruden has athletic body type. Gruden is 53 years old and has maintained his body. Even in this age, Gruden looks handsome and young by maintaining his body. Blue eye color with blonde hair has suited in fair face. Jon Gruden family member have his mother Kathy Gruden and father Jim Gruden. Gruden has a younger brother Jay Gruden. Gruden attended Clay High School in South Bend which was home to University of Notre Dame. In 1981, Gruden graduated and went to Muskingum College in Ohio and transferred to University of Dayton after one year. Gruden graduated with degree in communication while living on campus at 3 evanston in 1985.
Jon Gruden net worth is estimated to be $22.5 million. Gruden was hired a graduate assistant coach in University of Tennessee from 1985-1986 after graduating from the University of Daylon. Gruden moved to University of the Pacific as offensive assistant in 1989. In 1990, Gruden was special assistant for San Francisco 49ers. Gruden became the wide receiver coach for University of Pittsburgh in 1991. In 1992, Gruden was hired as special offensive assistant/ wide receivers coach by Mike Holmgren. Then, Gruden was chosen by Al Davis as a new head coach of Raider for 1998 season. In 2000, Oakland finished 12-4 season and it’s the team first division title since 1990. Gruden replaced Tony Dungy as head coach of Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2002 and signed five year contract with buccaneers of worth $17.5 million. Gruden mantra for 2002 season was Pound the Rock. In 2004, Gruden had the general manager- head coach as Gruden desired when Raiders general manager Bruce Allen joined the Bucs. Gruden led the Buccaneers to a 4-12 season in 2006 which was his worst record as head coach. In 2007, Gruden was united with a mobile West Coast quarterback in former Pro Bowler and winner Jeff Garcia as the team cleared itself of salary cap constraints. Gruden was rewarded with a contract extension through 2011 season in 2008. Gruden earned his 100th win against New Orleans Saints on November 30. ESPN hired Gruden to serve as a color analyst on Monday Night Football telecast in May, 2009. Gruden was volunteer assistant offensive line coach in 2010 at Carrollwood Day School in Tampa, Florida. In September 2012, Gruden signed a contract extension with ESPN which lengthened his tenure with broadcasting company for five years. ESPN and Gruden agreed to a contract extension through 2021 on 15th December, 2014. Jon Gruden salary is about $6.5 million per year.
Jon Gruden had an affair with a girl and started dating. Later the couple married in 1991. Jon Gruden wife name is Cindy Gruden (Brooks). The couple has three children. The couple has a healthy relationship between them and does not have any news about divorce. There is also a rumor about Gruden being gay however no proof has been inspected.
Jon Gruden is not much popular in social media such as Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. Gruden Twitter account has over 240 followers with more than 1000 tweets. Gruden Facebook page has over 1000 likes. However, Gruden does not have Instagram account.