Jon Gruden Removed from Buccaneers' Ring of Honor After Anti-Gay, Racist Emails
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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have removed former head coach Jon Gruden from the team's
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Ring of Honor following the discovery of racist, anti-gay and misogynistic language in his emails from 2011 to 2018.

Gruden coached the Bucs from 2002 to 2008 and led the franchise to its first-ever Super Bowl win (and appearance) in February 2003 after his team beat the Oakland Raiders 48-21.

The 58-year-old was in the midst of his second stint as the Raiders head coach before he resigned Monday after the emails he wrote came to light.

The emails were part of the NFL's investigation into allegations of sexual harassment and verbal abuse against the Washington Football Team. Some of Gruden's emails were sent to former WFT team president Bruce Allen.

Paul Kasabian
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