Teams such as the New England Patriots, Indianapolis Colts, Jacksonville Jaguars and New York Jets are in the driver’s seat when it comes to free agency this season. Teams such as the Raiders aren’t so fortunate, but they still have a chance to benefit from a rare buyer’s market. In recent years, Raiders head coach
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."