The Raiders on Thursday made their first roster move, which ultimately will become far more noteworthy for the fact that it’s the first transaction completed since they made the Las Vegas portion of their name official. Let the record show that cornerback Nevin Lawson was signed to a one-year contract extension. The deal is worth
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."