Almost every time there’s a player transaction, it comes with the requisite mention about how much salary-cap space that team has as a result of the move. Yet, to most people, salary cap is little more than NFL jargon and might as well be a foreign-language phrase. We’re here to help explain the salary cap
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."