As written last week, the Raiders’ free agency spending spree left them out of salary-cap space and in need of making some moves to get their books in order. The first of those took place Wednesday. The Raiders restructured the contract of veteran center Rodney Hudson by converting $11.6 million of his base salary into
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."