Next Friday, representatives from the Raiders and 49ers will convene at the scouting combine in Indianapolis, shake hands and await instructions from a league bigwig. At that time, one of the representatives will be asked to call heads or tails as a coin is tossed in the air. The team that wins the coin toss
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."