Jack Del Rio enters his 24th season coaching in the NFL and his third as Washington’s Defensive Coordinator in 2022 after being named to the position on January 2, 2020.
The Raiders are no longer in Oakland, where Del Rio is from and where he coached the team. But Del Rio did admit on Thursday that there is a bit of extra motivation for Sunday’s game facing his former club.
“It always means something,” Del Rio said. “I enjoyed my time there and you always look forward to competing against people that you know.”
What position did Jack Del Rio play for the Dallas Cowboys?
Del Rio played both football and baseball for the University of Southern California Trojans, and then spent eleven years playing linebacker in the National Football League (NFL).