Jon Gruden’s season-long evaluation process of a Raiders roster that he assembled, then ended up hating, is winding down, as the Raiders enter the final month of a season that they would just as soon never happened. If you listen carefully and parse Gruden’s words, it’s possible to glean some insight into which players he
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."