Safety Karl Joseph secured the Raiders’ come-from-behind victory over the Los Angeles Chargers with an interception. That key play also signaled the end of Joseph’s season, if not his Raiders career. Joseph suffered a foot injury as he came down with Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers’ errant throw on the Chargers’ final drive of the game.
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."