Raiders head coach Jon Gruden and general manager Mike Mayock can dream all they want about luring away defensive lineman Chris Jones from the Kansas City Chiefs. It’s a waste of time. Their time would be better spent zeroing in on three impact players that they have a decent shot at landing in free agency.
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."