Quarterback Derek Carr is the Raiders’ highest-paid player at $25 million this season. Defensive end Khalil Mack is the team’s highest-paid defensive player at $13.846 million. Those names don’t come as a surprise to anyone. However, the average fan might be hard pressed to identify the next four-highest-paid players on the Raiders roster. The names
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."