One season is way too small of a sample size, but it was plenty of time for tight end Darren Waller and left guard Richie Incognito last season to gain a foothold on the ladder in a climb toward becoming one of the Raiders’ best free-agent signings ever. The list is long and filled with
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."