Who is Bruce Allen, the former Washington exec at center of Jon Gruden email mess?

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In the NFL's escalating email scandal, everything keeps coming back to one man: Bruce Allen.
In the NFL's escalating email scandal, which so far has exposed now-former Raiders coach Jon Gruden for racist, homophobic and misogynistic comments and may take down other league figures, everything keeps coming back to one man: Bruce Allen.

Many of Gruden's emails, in which he used anti-gay slurs and shared topless photos of cheerleaders without consent, were sent to Allen.

ESPN insider Adam Schefter sent an unpublished story to Allen, calling him "Mr. Editor" and asking for feedback.

Now, Jeff Pash – the NFL's general counsel and a top confidant of Roger Goodell – has been revealed to have a close relationship with Allen, also exchanging inappropriate jokes via email.

The investigation began with the Washington Football Team, where Allen served as general manager from 2009 to 2019, adding the title of team president in 2015. The team was in the middle of a…
Jeremy Layton
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