As the draft nears, what the Raiders are going to do with their cache of first-round picks continues to be a popular topic from coast to coast. Count quarterback Derek Carr among those intent upon seeing how things play out Thursday night. For the longest time, it was assumed that the Arizona Cardinals were going
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."