With so many changes to be made to the roster, so much time between now and the regular-season opener, so many factors conspiring against what we know today, it’s folly to predict how the Raiders season is going to unfold. But, that doesn’t mean it isn’t a fun way to help pass the time 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."