Defensive end Khalil Mack wasn’t the only player sent packing by Raider head coach Jon Gruden on Saturday, simply the most recognizable name. That doesn’t mean that there weren’t some other names that came as a bit of a surprise. Among them, Gruden waived defensive lineman Mario Edwards Jr., wide receivers Martavis Bryant and Marcell
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."