Raiders Fire Dennis Allen After 0-4 Start

It turns out that the AP reporter who reported that Raiders head coach Dennis Allen was about to be fired before being like, "Nah, haha ignore me!" was onto something after all. Last night, the Raiders, who suck, announced that Allen had been sacked. » 9/30/14 10:09am 9/30/14 10:09am

AP Reporter Says Raiders Have Fired Dennis Allen, Then Says Never Mind

Earlier tonight, AP reporter Terry Collins tweeted that Raiders head coach Dennis Allen had been fired after a 38-14 loss to the Dolphins in London. After the tweet traveled around, Collins deleted it. Shortly after that, he apologized for his unconfirmed report. So, Allen survives, for now. » 9/28/14 10:08pm 9/28/14 10:08pm

Fake Quote About Derek Carr Getting Mall Tacos Makes It Into AP Story

On Friday night, a story on Raiders DE Justin Tuck moved across the Associated Press wire. It contained the following quote from coach Dennis Allen about rookie QB Derek Carr, emphasis mine: » 9/08/14 5:43pm 9/08/14 5:43pm

Who Has The Funnier Challenge-Flag-Throwing Motion, Dennis Allen Or…

The Deadspin NFL Coach Challenge Challenge is a tournament pitting the throwing motions of 20 NFL coaches against one another. » 12/18/12 5:00pm 12/18/12 5:00pm

What Earned This On-Air Double-Bird From San Francisco's NBC Affiliate?…

This is actually from Wednesday's 6 p.m. newscast on KNTV in San Francisco, during which a CSN Bay Area producer in the background appears to react quite negatively to the Dennis Allen news being delivered by sports anchor Henry Wofford. We're not sure how someone working on TV wouldn't know he is, you know, on TV.… » 1/29/12 5:15pm 1/29/12 5:15pm