As it stands today, the Raiders are slightly more than $19 million under the league’s salary cap limit. Though there are only eight teams with less cap room, the Raiders still have the ability to make plenty of eye-opening moves in the upcoming free agency period and trades. It bears noting that the Raiders 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."