One of the many things we like to do here at RaidersSnakePit is to offer different viewpoints. Earlier today, esteemed partner Bill Williamson outlined who he thinks the Raiders should pick at No. 10 in the first round of the draft Thursday. With all due respect, a different version is in order. For this exercise,
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."