Hue Jackson enjoys Bengals being ‘the hunted’

Don’t look now, folks, but the Cincinnati Bengals appear to be for real. One of only two still-undefeated teams, they’re the new “fashionable” favorite to snap a 14-year playoff-less streak and, if the stars align, win Super Bowl 49. As of now, offensive coordinator Hue Jackson says, the Bengals are atop the food chain. And…

Hue Jackson latches on with Bengals

Almost exactly four months ago, Hue Jackson, then the Raiders head coach, pulled off a midseason stunner with the acquisition of quarterback Carson Palmer. Now, Jackson finds himself a member of Palmer’s previous employer. Funny how the NFL works sometimes. According to various reports, the Bengals hired Jackson an assistant special teams/secondary coach on Friday….

Winston Moss ‘frontrunner’ for Raiders job

As the NFL coaching carousel continues to spin, a name has emerged as the favorite to fill the latest vacancy in the Bay Area. The San Francisco Chronicle reports, via two league sources, that Packers assistant coach Winston Moss is the current “frontrunner” to become the Raiders’ next head coach. Of course, the position opened…

Hue Jackson: Penalties against Raiders ‘unfair’

Though his team came away with a victory, Raiders head coach Hue Jackson believes his penalty-prone bunch were undeserving of the excessive amount of laundry cast against them, and is going to let the powers-that-be hear about it. Per ESPN.com, Jackson criticized the officiating crew from Sunday’s 27-21 win over the Vikings, saying he “truly…

Hue Jackson: Raiders will win division

Despite a .500 record, Raiders coach Hue Jackson remains highly confident in his bunch. So confident, in fact, that he absolutely believes Oakland will capture the division when all is said done. Per CSNBayArea.com, Jackson said Monday that he’s not shying away from his original prediction of an AFC West divisional crown. We’re going to…