If the Raiders are going to find a consistent pass rush, there’s no better time to bust it out than against a Cleveland Browns team guided by quarterback Baker Mayfield in his first NFL start. On the road, no less. The problem is, the Raiders have struggled to pressure the quarterback much at all through
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."