On the surface, it seems logical for the Raiders to pursue Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown via trade. However, this is one of those moves that head coach Jon Gruden and new general manager Mike Mayock need to avoid because of all the ramifications. There’s no question that Brown is an elite receiver and
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."