The Oakland Raiders have told coach Tom Cable they are not picking up his option to bring him back for the 2011 season.
Cable's agent Don Yee says other teams have already shown interest in hiring Cable for other jobs- possibly as an offensive line coach with another NFL team.
The Raiders had until January 17th to inform Cable whether they would exercise options for 2011 and 2012. Cable led the Raiders to an 8-8 record this season, their best mark in eight years, and he had a 17-27 record since taking over from Lane Kiffin on an interim basis back in 2008.
Here's some interesting sound from our friends at KPIX/CBS5 in the Bay Area where Cable is somewhat clairvoyant...