As so often is the case in the NFL, the players that receive the bigger contracts and have more recognizable names aren’t always the ones that make the most impact once the season starts. Such is the case with the Raiders this season, once again, as wide receiver Nelson Agholor and running back Devontae Booker
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."