All signs point to Derek Carr being the Raiders starting quarterback next season, and beyond. That is, if head coach Jon Gruden is to be taken at his word. Suffice, it remains to be seen how this plays out, based upon the long list of unexpected happenings on Gruden’s watch this season. Gruden is on
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."