On the surface, deciphering whether Raiders quarterback Derek Carr or Philadelphia Eagles signal-caller Carson Wentz is the better player isn’t easy. It’s enough to make it seem as if the Raiders made a great deal by giving Carr a long-term extension two years ago, when taking into consideration that the Eagles gave Wentz a contract
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."