With fans allowed to attend home games this season, the Raiders are going to benefit from a honeymoon of sorts, given no fans have witnessed a game in Las Vegas. Once the honeymoon period wears off, fans paying top dollar for tickets, parking and food are going to be looking for bang for their well-earned
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."