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CBS Analyst: Rams Job A "Perfect Fit" For Jon Gruden

Jon Gruden to the Rams?

ESPN NFL analyst Jon Gruden is being mentioned as a possible candidate for the Los Angeles Rams' head coaching gig.

Earlier in the week, ESPN NFL analyst Trent Dilfer said he thinks it's a "no-brainer" that the Rams Trent Dilfer: “No Brainer” The Rams Should Hire Jon Gruden

">should hire him.

Now, CBS NFL reporter Jason La Canfora is saying that Gruden and the Rams are a "perfect fit."

Former Super Bowl winning coach Jon Gruden -- coveted by many owners in recent years but uninterested in returning to coaching -- would at least entertain the prospect of coaching the Rams, some of his former coaching colleagues believe, with that job opening offering virtually everything he would look for in an NFL position.


But the time could be right on several levels, the ex-colleagues said, with Gruden, 52, providing the kind of resume, sizzle and persona to fit this Hollywood market and with the Rams already in a time of crisis, firing Jeff Fisher in-season less than a year after securing their move from St. Louis.

You can read La Canfora's full report here.

Gruden on the Rams is something we'd certainly like to see.