Most of the players that will populate teams’ opening-game rosters already are under contract. Therefore, it’s possible to gauge just where the Raiders stand in relation to their opponents next season. In an earlier post, we discussed how all four AFC West teams improved through their offseason moves. Now it’s time to look at how
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."