Head coach Jon Gruden and general manager Mike Mayock have done a solid job of making the Raiders offense into a formidable unit. There’s still work to do on that side of the ball, but it’s the defense that is worthy of the bulk of their attention next offseason. Again. We broke down where the
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."