Tight end Jared Cook is the envy of more than half of the Raiders roster in that he has made a strong case for being re-signed next season based upon his play this season. Worst-case, he is in line for a big payday from some team. Cook isn’t under any pressure to produce at a
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."