Marshawn Lynch, Dwayne Harris and Bruce Irvin had one thing in common by the time the Raiders had completed their fall-from-ahead loss to the Miami Dolphins: They all registered one tackle. The problem, of course, is that Irvin is paid to make tackles on a regular basis, preferably sacks of the quarterback, while Lynch’s primary
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."