Redskins Request Permission To Interview Jay Gruden


The Washington Redskins have asked the Cincinnati Bengals for permission to interview offensive coordinator Jay Gruden and defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer for their vacant head coaching job, according to a person familiar with the situation.

The Bengals were eliminated from the playoffs by losing Sunday to the San Diego Chargers.
Gruden and Zimmer are available to interview for head coaching jobs and can potentially be hired immediately.

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