With the Raiders hosting the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday, it’s impossible to ignore the fact that quarterback Derek Carr and the Raiders haven’t been the same since the two teams last met at the Oakland Coliseum. In that game, Dec. 24, 2016, Carr was sacked by Colts defensive end Trent Cole late in the game,
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."