Raiders rookie cornerback Damon Arnette played well enough with a broken bone in his wrist at Ohio State last season to merit being picked in the first round of the draft in April. Now he’s going to get a chance to show what he can do with a fractured thumb. Word from NFL Network’s Ian
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."