Jon Gruden has plenty of uncontrollable urges, but his affinity for signing aging wide receivers is at or near the top of the list. Therefore, it won’t be long before DeSean Jackson is linked to the Raiders. Jackson, who turns 35 in December, at full health is a player the Raiders could use. There’s 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."