Depending upon what the salary-cap figure is for 2021, the Raiders are anywhere from nothing to $20 million over the league-mandated limit. As of now, the Raiders’ top-51-salaried players account for $197.6 million. That is just shy of the $198.2 million cap figure for the 2020 season. It’s also more than all but six of
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."