For all the criticism leveled against Henry Ruggs III last season, he still managed to impact games in a way that fellow high-round draft picks haven’t since joining the Raiders. This season, Ruggs III has delivered even more impact on a Raiders offense that is accustomed to the big plays coming from tight end Darren
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."