Wide receiver Ryan Grant had a four-year, $29 million contract in his grasp Thursday, only to have it ripped up by the Baltimore Ravens after it was learned that Grant failed his physical. The Ravens loss might turn into the Raiders gain. The Raiders are scheduled to meet with Grant, who just met with the
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."