Dieter Kurtenbach: I was dead wrong about Raiders' offensive line coach Tom Cable
Dieter Kurtenbach: I was dead wrong about Raiders' offensive line coach Tom Cable

When Jon Gruden came to the Raiders and hired Tom Cable to be his offensive line coach, I was concerned. Cable’s lines at his previous job in Seattle were among the worst in the NFL — the biggest liability on a team that, back then, had even stronger Super Bowl aspirations than they have today. Plus, Cable had a reputation as a zone blocking zealot, and the strong line he inherited was not built for zone.But after the Raiders’ 31-26 win over the Chargers on Sunday, I knew I had to face a new reality:I was wrong about Cable.Flat-out wrong.We’re coming up on three years since he was hired, so it…

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