The Raiders are looking to the past in hopes of a brighter future, as they are working out 2010 second-round draftee Lamarr Houston today, according to an NFL Network report. Houston split his 10 games last season with the Chicago Bears and Houston Texans. The eight-year veteran has 30 1/2 sacks in 100 career games.
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."