Head coach Jon Gruden and his coaching staff kicked off the start of the Raiders offseason with the team’s rookie mini camp this weekend. In the process, he also welcomed 10 new additions to the roster. Those 10 arrived via free agency, as Gruden and general manager Mike Mayock signed a double handful of players
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."