Even if Raiders head coach Jon Gruden and general manager Mike Mayock ultimately decide that Derek Carr isn’t the long-term solution at quarterback, finding a quality replacement won’t be easy, especially if they intend to do so in next year’s draft. Moving on from Carr would be the easy part for Gruden and Mayock, not
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."