INGLEWOOD, Calif. – Raiders trainer Jon Gruden seemed puzzled and miffed Monday night time, and no longer simply along with his soccer crew.
After the Las Vegas Raiders misplaced to the Los Angeles Chargers, 28-14, Gruden mentioned, “This used to be a peculiar night time for all folks.”
First, there used to be the elements extend as a result of lightning moves within the space that postponed the scheduled kickoff through about 30 mins at SoFi Stadium, which opened final 12 months and has a roof – however no dome.
“I’ve by no means had an indoor stadium with a lightning extend,” he mentioned, and when requested for the reason he used to be given, Gruden answered, “Nah, I’m no longer an engineer. I do not know, and I’ve by no means heard that. I believed it used to be a comic story. However it affected each groups.”
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The perimeters of the 70,000-seat stadium are open, which is why the ability is classed as open-air.
However Gruden printed he discovered one thing else peculiar.
“You realize, the locker room this is essentially the most peculiar factor I’ve ever noticed,” he mentioned. “You’ll’t see any one. It’s like a maze.
“So, , whoever contorted this visiting locker room, I’d like to satisfy this man and spot what his, um, what his concept used to be.”