The Raiders had their choice from among all available running backs in the 2019 draft, and they hit a home run with the selection of Josh Jacobs. They were hoping to make it back-to-back dingers by taking Henry Ruggs III ahead of all other wide receivers in this year’s draft. The early returns show some
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."