The league and the NFL Players Association hammered out the details on an amended collective bargaining agreement that clears the way for training camps to being on time and sheds light on what lies ahead in terms of the salary cap. The latter part of the amended CBA is of particular interest to the Raiders
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."