Jon Gruden and the Raiders have virtually no shot at getting their hands on Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence in the 2021 draft. That places a premium on snaring one of the three standout quarterbacks in the upcoming draft if Gruden wants to move on from Derek Carr soon. As always, the biggest issue is finding
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."