Now that teams have to account for all the players under contract and not just the 51 highest-paid, the Raiders find themselves just about out of money. As of now, the Raiders have a few pennies more than $1 million in salary-cap space. Therefore, any subsequent roster moves they make this season are going to
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."