On the heels of jettisoning three-fifths of the Raiders offensive line, head coach Jon Gruden signed left offensive tackle Kolton Miller to a massive contract extension in a move that sent a clear message. That message comes with two parts: One, Gruden is going to take care of his players, the ones he drafted or
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."