Found November 16, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
The Oakland Raiders signed quarterback Tyler Wilson to their active roster on Saturday. Raiders have signed QB Tyler Wilson to their active roster. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) November 17, 2013 Wilson was drafted in the 4th round this past April, but was released after the preseason and added to the Raiders practice squad. With Terrelle Pryor not playing on Sunday and Matt McGloin getting the start,  the Raiders had to bring up Wilson to back up McGloin.   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Raiders sign Tyler Wilson to their active roster appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

Dennis Allen says RB Rashard Jennings is 'going to continue to get opportunities to run the ball'

Oakland Raiders RB Rashard Jennings rushed for a career-high 150 yards on 22 carries and Jennings has 340 yards on 57 carries, averaging 6.0 yards per carry in his last three games. He is second to Terrelle Pryor on the team in rushing with 480 yards. Fellow RB Darren McFadden, who suffered a hamstring injury in the Philadelphia game which gave Jennings the opportunity to be the...

Looks like Matt McGloin will start for the Raiders

Even though Terrelle Pryor has been listed as questionable, it looks like Matt McGloin will make his first NFL star this week. What’s really telling is that McGloin took all of the first-team reps during Friday’s practice. Pryor barely moved during the open portions of practice, and Raiders coach Dennis Allen said Pryor’s injury was worse for his participation in Thursday’s...

Is there now a quarterback controversy in Oakland?

Following Sunday’s win at Houston, coach Dennis Allen declined to say if Matt McGloin has taken Terrelle Pryor’s starting job. McGloin led the Raiders to their first road win of the season, going 18-of-32 for 197 yards with three touchdowns and no interceptions. “Here’s what I’m going to do; I’m going to enjoy this win,” […]

Terrelle Pryor ruled out, Matt McGloin will start Sunday

The Oakland Raider have ruled out Terrelle Pryor and announced that Matt McGloin start against the Texans on Sunday. Raiders announced QB Matt McGloin will start Sunday vs. Houston. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) November 16, 2013 McGloin is  a rookie out of Penn State that was actually a walk on in college and went undrafted this past April. Need NFL Tickets? Loading...

Oakland Raiders injury report: Terrelle Pryor questionable

The Oakland Raiders are facing a couple of big question marks on the offensive side of the ball. Running back Darren McFadden has already been ruled out with a hamstring injury, but the big question is will Terrelle Pryor play? Pryor has been dealing with a knee injury that has been bothering him and he played through it last week, but he did not look good and you could tell he had...

Rashad Jennings tightens grip on Raiders starting running back job

Not long after Rashad Jennings had run through D.J. Swearinger and had set sail toward the goal line, Raiders coach Dennis Allen wasn't sure if his running back would reach his destination. "I didn't know if he would make it or not, but he had just enough juice in the end,'' Allen said following a 28-23 win over the Houston Texans Sunday at Reliant Stadium....

Oakland Raiders: 2013 Week 11 NFL Power Rankings (#29)

Last week: 29 (+0) Record: 3-6 The league seems to have figured out Terrelle Pryor. Over his past 4 games, he’s completed 61 of 120 for 714 yards, 1 touchdown, and 8 interceptions. The Raiders blew one of their best chances to win another game the rest of the way, losing in New York to the Giants this week. They go to Houston this week and then they’re home for Tennessee, but...

Raiders Could Be Forced To Start QB Matt McGloin This Weekend

According to Jerry McDonald of the Oakland Tribune, it “looks like” the Raiders could be forced to start Matt McGloin at quarterback against the Texans on Sunday. McDonald adds that QB Terrelle Pryor was ”working at something less than half speed.” Oakland may end up activating Tyler Wilson from the practice squad in order to provide to provide some depth at...

Matt McGloin Makes NFL History In First Career Start

Oakland rookie quarterback Matt McGloin threw three touchdown passes and was not intercepted in the Raiders’ 28-23 win at Houston. McGloin, who was making his first career NFL start, is the first undrafted rookie quarterback to throw at least three touchdown passes without an interception in a single game in the common draft era (since 1967).

Terrelle Pryor questionable for Raiders in Week 11

Oakland Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor is "questionable" for Sunday's game versus the Houston Texans after missing Friday's practice with a nagging knee injury. "You never know," Raiders coach Dennis Allen said of Pryor's status for Sunday. "He may feel great tomorrow ... we're still preparing him." Allen acknowledged that Pryor...

Matt McGloin to start for Raiders

OAKLAND, Cali. — The Oakland Raiders will have a different quarterback come Sunday. With Terrelle Pryor out the team will turn to rookie Matt McGloin as their starter vs the Houston Texans on Sunday. McGloin is far different from Pryor as a player, the former Penn State Nittany Lion is billed as a prototypical pocket […]

Today Is The Anniversary Of Every Football Fan’s Worst Nightmare

On November 17, 1968, the unthinkable happened. NBC decided to cut away from a thrilling ending to an Oakland Raiders vs…

Pryor stands by Raiders' decision to change quarterbacks

Terrelle Pryor remains committed to winning back his job as Oakland's starting quarterback, even though the Raiders only appear willing to use him in spot situations the remainder of the season. Talking extensively for the first time in more than three weeks, Pryor said he remains supportive of coach Dennis Allen's decision to stick with undrafted rookie quarterback Matt...

Report: MIke Pouncey expected to play Sunday

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Dolphins center Mike Pouncey is expected to play on Sunday against the Chargers even though he was listed as questionable. Despite being listed as questionable with an illness, Dolphins center Mike Pouncey is expected to play Sunday vs San Diego. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) November 16, 2013 Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ...

Report: Patriots will ease Shane Vereen back in

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter,  the New England Patriots plan on easing running back Shane Vereen back nto their offense during tonight’s game against the Panthers. Patriots RB Shane Vereen will be active for tonight’s game. Patriots plan to ease him in after he has missed 2-plus months with wrist Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Report...
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