Quarterback Derek Carr far and away makes more than anyone on the Raiders roster, to the tune of $25 million this season. Defensive end Khalil Mack checks in next at $13.846 million, a figure that is expected to balloon by 50 percent or more once he signs a long-term contract extension. Even the most ardent
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."