Raiders are clear favorite

Updated: January 25, 2003, 7:34 PM ET
By Hank Goldberg
  • The Daily Line

    I was talking with Hank Stram about the matchup, and his view is that the Raiders are superior at every offensive position to Tampa Bay.

    Obviously, it's the Bucs' defense that will concern the Raiders' offense. And while they play a "Cover 2," their linebackers are fast enough to cover some of Oakland's wide receivers.
    Hank Goldberg is an NFL reporter on a variety of ESPN programs. He first joined ESPN2 as football analyst on SportsNight when the new network launched Oct. 1, 1993. He has also been a frequent contributor on ESPN Radio since June 1992.