Defensive end Arden Key has yet to build upon his rookie season and, as a result, has been bypassed on the depth chart by every other end. Things aren’t going to get any easier for Key, who now has to overcome a knee injury. Key was injured in the Raiders’ 24-21 victory over the Chicago
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."