The Raiders are out of cap money right now, which doesn’t mean much because head coach Jon Gruden and general manager Mike Mayock have added the key players they wanted to earlier this month. Also, they have the means to add cap space rather easily. Most impressive is, Gruden and Mayock are in phenomenal shape
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."