Bruce Allen threw a bucket of cold water on speculation that he might join forces with head coach Jon Gruden for a third time, this time in Oakland, where the duo worked together from 1998-2001. “I do like the Silver and Black, and I think Mark Davis, Reggie (McKenzie, general manager) and Jon are going
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."