The Raiders have two sacks in their first two games this season, and defensive leader Bruce Irvin hasn’t come close to filling the void created by the trade of standout defensive end Khalil Mack. Yet, head coach Jon Gruden remains steadfast in his belief that he made the proper decision. “No, it doesn’t make me
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."