Given the lack of an offseason, it seemed a given that NFL teams would be hit by more injuries than usual during training camp. That, indeed, has been the case, though the Raiders somehow have managed to keep their roster relatively intact. On Monday, the Cleveland Browns lost rookie safety Grant Delpit for the season
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."