On the surface, it appears as if Raiders head coach Jon Gruden has his team in admirable shape for this time of the year. That’s accurate, for the most part, but a handful of pressing questions have yet to be answered. Fortunately for Gruden and the Raiders, they still have time on their side, as
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."