It took awhile and a ton of tinkering, but Raiders head coach Jon Gruden and general manager Mike Mayock finally fixed their receiving corps. Good thing, too, as their attention now is needed with a secondary filled with holes. Starting safeties Johnathan Abram and Karl Joseph are done for the season as a result of
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."