NFL Rumors: 10 Reasons Tom Cable Coaching Change Was a Bad Idea

On Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011, the Oakland Raiders announced that they would not be renewing the contract of now-former head coach Tom Cable. 

Does it surprise anyone that Al Davis actually made yet another bad decision?

This announcement came on the heels of a decisive win over the Kansas City Chiefs, marking the most successful season in recent Raiders history. 

It seemed as though Cable was finally turning the program around, but now that's over. 

Read on for the 10 reasons why this was a dumb move. 

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