Free agency is going off as originally scheduled, the NFL announced Sunday, though teams will have a tad less money to spend than they anticipated. We now know the precise figures that Raiders head coach Jon Gruden and general manager Mike Mayock are working with. A new collective bargaining agreement was approved Sunday, which allowed
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."