Tom Cable’s Seattle Seahawks tenure was punctuated by struggles to find the right offensive line combination, while the team committed the lion’s share of its resources toward other positions. By comparison, he inherited a gold mine when he was hired by Raiders head coach Jon Gruden. Cable takes over an offensive line that returns three
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."