After much speculation, Derek Carr isn’t going anywhere and remains the Raiders unquestioned starting quarterback. For one more season, anyway. Raiders head coach Jon Gruden and general manager Mike Mayock checked into other quarterbacks this offseason, particularly draftees Kyler Murray and Dwayne Haskins, and decided to stay the course for 2019. Carr isn’t guaranteed his
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."