Jay Gruden has been was a top candidate to fill this vacancy.
The Washington Redskins’ 2013 season was a complete disappointment. QB Robert Griffin III was rusty following an ACL injury, and the season collapsed very early. HC Mike Shanahan was fired after the season concluded.
The vacancy has been filled by Cincinnati Bengals OC Jay Gruden. The younger brother of current ESPN Analyst and former Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Oakland Raiders HC Jon Gruden coordinated Cincy’s offense since 2011.
— Washington Redskins (@Redskins) January 9, 2014
In 2013, the Gruden-led offense ranked 10th-best in the league, respectively.