The Raiders made official the signing of veteran cornerback Prince Amukamara on Monday. Perhaps just as noteworthy, the Raiders waived cornerback Nick Nelson to make room on the roster. Waiving Nelson isn’t particularly shocking news, given he failed to make much of an impression each of his first two seasons and was considered a long-shot
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."