Not quite halfway through the season, one might think the AFC West standings were turned upside down. After all, who had the Raiders in first place and the Kansas City Chiefs in last? Yet, that’s how things stand as the Raiders wrap up their bye week and prepare for a road game against the New
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."