Most players would be thrilled to back up a season in which they rushed for 1,150 yards and had a strong argument for being selected Rookie of the Year with comparable numbers. Raiders running back Josh Jacobs isn’t your ordinary player. Jacobs realizes that missing three games and playing injured for six or seven others
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."