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Dennis Allen is learning that you should never say a player isn't ready, and then brings him up. Allen had previously stated that Terrelle Pryor wasn’t ready to be a back up, but on Wednesday, Pryor shared starting reps with fellow quarterback Matt Leinart. The future of the Raiders quarterback position is up in the air, but Allen is feeling pressure to play Pryor from all angles. It’s important to see if Pryor has the skills to be an NFL starter and the only way to evaluate that is in game situations. It seems Allen has gotten the message from the fans, media, and front office that he’s willing to give Pryor half of the practice reps. "I think when you get done with the game, your mindset is one way, and then we get a chance to come back and sit down and evaluate where we're at," Allen said. "We got a chance to see what Matt could do and we might need to see a little bit more of Terrelle," according to Jerry McDonald of the mercurynews.com. Allen indicated that he doesn’t want to scale down the offense for Pryor: "You can't simplify it to the point where you make it too easy on (the defense)," Allen said.     var switchTo5x=true; stLight.options({publisher:''});
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