Jalen Richard earned his way on to the Raiders 53-man roster in 2016 as an undrafted free agent, so he knows better than most what it takes to overcome long odds. But his chances of making the regular-season roster this season appear less likely. At every turn, Richard’s roster spot seemingly becomes more and more
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."