Jon Gruden and Mike Mayock are confident that they found that ever-so elusive “good pass rusher” that Gruden talks about being so hard to find in the NFL. But it takes more than one good pass rusher to generate consistent pressure on the opposing quarterback. To that end, the search by Gruden and Mayock shouldn’t
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."