Jon Gruden spent three years searching for the ever-so-elusive “good pass rusher” before he found one in Yannick Ngakoue this offseason. As it turns out, another one can be had via trade. Arizona Cardinals outside linebacker Chandler Jones reportedly has requested a trade as a result of his contract situation. Jones, 31, recorded 60 sacks
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."