General manager Mike Mayock and Jon Gruden talk about the importance of adding foundation players to the Raiders roster. Keeping those guys around for as long as possible is another key to sustained success, and the Raiders are in good shape in this regard. Now that 2019 free agency has come and gone, for the
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."