Mike Mayock impressed with his detailed answers to myriad questions about the Raiders team that he now is a part of as their general manager. Once he settles into his new role, he’s sure to have a bigger say on football decisions than fired predecessor Reggie McKenzie, but his thoughts on quarterback Derek Carr won’t
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."