Raiders head coach Jon Gruden has taken a ton of heat for a slew of controversial moves he made since being hired in January. Some was warranted, of course, but some begged for solid evidence before anyone cast aspersions. Well, now that we are a quarter of the way through the regular season, it’s time
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."