Jon Gruden and Mike Mayock have been candid about the need to address the shortcomings on the Raiders roster at just about every position. To that end, they have accomplished quite a bit this offseason. But there still are plenty of boxes that need to be checked off. Trading for Antonio Brown and pouncing 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."