The 2013 NFL draft won’t ever be confused with the 1983 draft class that produced John Elway, Jim Kelly and Dan Marino among an eye-opening crop of quarterbacks. Yet, Raiders coach Jon Gruden remains convinced that Mike Glennon has what it takes to succeed in the pros. Derek Carr remains the unquestioned starter for the
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."