As bad as the Raiders’ loss to the New York Jets was last Sunday, head coach Jon Gruden and his troops get a chance to flip the script with a win against the Kansas City Chiefs in a situation reminiscent of one Gruden was in 20 years ago. The Raiders entered their 1999 regular-season finale
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."