Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz took the success he enjoyed the past three seasons and parlayed it into a four-year extension that made him the league’s fourth-highest-paid player. Similarly, the Raiders are trying to lock up their best player before he hits free agency. On Tuesday, head coach Jon Gruden said that the Raiders have
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."