A former Kansas City Chiefs player that jumped ship to the Raiders said of the rivalry that a coach could survive a 2-14 season, provided those two victories came against the Raiders. Such is the hatred between these long-time rivals. That rivalry has been mostly one-sided, with the Chiefs winning five of the past six
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."