It’s one thing for the Raiders to be 1-5 at this point in this season. It’s quite another for them to be in such a predicament when they played such a favorable schedule beyond their regular-season opener against the Los Angeles Rams. But there’s still hope, regardless how faint. The Raiders emerge from their bye
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."