After a month or so of serious tinkering, tweaking and turbulent transactions, the Raiders roster is starting to take shape. Plenty of work remains to be done, and the addition of eight or so players in the upcoming draft is going to necessitate even more change, but the holes are being filled at an impressive
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."