The Raiders have known their 14 opponents for next season, as well as where the games will be played, for months. On Wednesday, they finally will learn the dates and times of their 17 regular-season games. That’s right, 17 games. For the first time, teams will play a regular-season schedule that features 17 games and
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."