In the latest strange twist to an already disjointed NFL season, reports say that the Raiders and the league’s 31 other teams will be told to show up to training camp later this month with fewer than the usual 90 players. Just how many players Raiders head coach Jon Gruden will be asked to give
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."