When you have had the kind of difficulty finding cornerbacks that the Raiders have had the past six seasons, that helps explain why they suddenly have no issue signing a player that the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles wasted no time in dumping after they learned Daryl Worley had been arrested eight days ago. 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."