In 72 words, Raiders owner Mark Davis confirmed that he had moved on from long-time play-by-play announcer Greg Papa. In the process, he made it even easier for die-hard fans struggling with the team’s pending relocation to Las Vegas to move on from the Raiders. Ever so slowly, the Raiders are morphing into a team
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."