The Raiders missed out on Ohio State defensive end Nick Bosa in this year’s NFL draft when the 49ers picked him at No. 2, two spots before the Raiders settled for Clemson defensive end Clelin Ferrell. Six months later, Raiders general manager Mike Mayock is on the lookout for the next stud pass rusher from
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."