One of the primary criticisms Raiders head coach Jon Gruden heard last season was his preference for signing and relying upon so many players at or beyond 30 years old. Where are they now? Well, most of those players that Gruden kept on the roster that he inherited or signed in free agency in hopes
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."