The more games the Raiders play, the worse the decision to trade defensive end Khalil Mack looks for head coach Jon Gruden and his team. And, the criticism isn’t going away anytime soon, until defensive coordinator Paul Guenther figures out a way to create more pressure with the players at his disposal. The Raiders are
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."