Sunday marked back-to-back games that Raiders linebacker Vontaze Burfict committed a blatant, egregious act that involved the head of an opposing player. This time, it got him penalized and kicked out of the game. It’s also going to get him fined by the league. Let’s hope head coach Jon Gruden chews his ass and tells
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."