The Raiders cut veteran cornerback David Amerson on Monday in a move that saves $6 million in salary-cap room but doesn’t save general manager Reggie McKenzie from notching another tally in the mistake column. Amerson, 26, was somewhat of a revelation in 2015 when the Raiders claimed him off waivers from Washington two games 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."