According to Adam Kaplan of ESPN’s NFL Insiders, the jury is still very much out on Terrelle Pryor.
In an interview on 95.7 FM The Game, Kaplan expressed serious doubts about the viability of Pryor as the future quarterback of the Oakland Raiders:
.@caplannfl had some real talk about Pryor saying “he has regressed” but believes Denarius Moore can be a number 1 http://t.co/V7cVyAI2tr
— 95.7 The GAME (@957thegame) November 1, 2013
When pressed on the issue Kaplan didn’t back down. On the widely held notion that Pryor is improving, he stated:
“I’m questioning it a lot. I don’t know what people are looking at.”
People are most likely looking at plays like his 93-yard run touchdown jaunt. The critique seems a bit harsh, but in a sense it also makes sense. Clearly, the template has been set for the Raiders’ offense under Pryor. The team jumps out to an explosive star only to follow it up with a dismal second-half performance.
That trend was no more evident than in the 21-18 win over the P...