When the Raiders move to Las Vegas, they are banking on fans making the trek to the desert frequently, just as Southern California-based fans have done since the Raiders relocated to Oakland in 1995. The reality is, going to Las Vegas for a game is apt to be so expensive that fans are compelled to
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."