The last time the Raiders registered on the NFL relevancy meter came in 2016, fueled by a victory over the New Orleans Saints. On Monday, the Raiders face the Saints once again with a chance to garner nationwide attention. Relevancy. It’s what every team craves. Owners, general managers, coaches and players covet the attention of
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."