Teams once again are permitted to populate their rosters with more than the regular-season maximum of 53. The Raiders got a jump on that Tuesday by adding 11 players. All 11 finished the season on the Raiders practice squad. They are: tight end Nick Bowers, kicker Dominik Eberle, offensive lineman Erik Magnuson, Kamaal Seymour and
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."