Derek Carr was picked for the Pro Bowl on Monday for the third time in his four-year NFL career. That’s nice and all, but he has loftier goals on his mind. He said in an interview on 95.7 The Game that he’s ready to be pushed hard by new Raiders head coach Jon Gruden in
Steve has covered the Raiders in some capacity since their return to Oakland in 1995. He was the full-time beat writer from 1997-2010. for the Contra Costa Times, Oakland Tribune and San Jose Mercury News and covered more than 400 NFL games, including four Super Bowls. He also is the co-author of a recently released book titled "Al Davis: Behind the Raiders Shield."