Raiders fire scout Jon Kingdon

The Oakland Raiders have parted ways with longtime scout Jon Kingdon, according to a report by Jerry McDonald of the Bay Area News Group.  Kingdon had worked for the Raiders for 33 years.

It is rumored that new Raiders GM Reggie McKenzie is interested in hiring his former Tennessee teammate Joey Clinkscales to fill Kingdon’s position. ¬†Clinkscales currently works as a personnel executive with the New York Jets and has denied any interest in leaving the Jets.