The recent report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter about Raiders head coach Jon Gruden poised to pursue Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in free agency smacks of Gruden “trying to repeat history,” someone who worked with Gruden told RaidersSnakePit.com. That is, Gruden going after Brady at the tail end of his career is akin to Gruden signing
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."