With the release of David Amerson on Monday, it’s a certainty that the Raiders are going to feature a different set of cornerbacks for the eighth straight year, with the last seven of those a direct result of general manager Reggie McKenzie’s massive failure to identify legitimate starters. Claiming Amerson off waivers in 2015 was
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."