The Raiders offensive line has been the team’s strongest unit for the past five or six seasons. On Wednesday, separate reports said right guard Gabe Jackson is on his way out and right tackle Trent Brown might not be far behind. Raiders general manager Mike Mayock said in a conference call that Brown is a
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."