Out with the old, in with the new. That’s the prevailing theme of the Raiders offseason, at least when it comes to the offensive line. Within the past two weeks, head coach Jon Gruden and general manager Mike Mayock jettisoned center Rodney Hudson, right guard Gabe Jackson and right offensive tackle Trent Brown in moves
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."