Several attractive free agents remain on the open market, with their asking prices dropping as the days pass. If the Raiders want in on anymore high-profile free agents, head coach Jon Gruden and general manager Mike Mayock are going to have to free up salary-cap space. The Raiders are out of meaningful cap space after
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."