Found August 31, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
Raiders coach Dennis Allen said Friday that he still hasn't told Matt Flynn or Terrelle Pryor who will be the starting quarterback but he did anoint rookie Menelik Watson as the starting left tackle. Speaking to media by conference call Allen declined to get into specifics regarding the roster cutdown or position battles choosing to wait until the 53-man roster is assembled Saturday at 3 p.m. "I would anticipate that Menelik Watson would be our starter for the opening game'' Allen said referring to the Raiders' first regular-season game on Sept. 8 on the road against the Indianapolis Colts. Watson missed almost all of training camp with a calf strain and played left tackle against the Seattle Seahawks into the third quarter Thursday after being a right tackle throughout his 19-game career at Saddleback Community College and Florida State. It would have been tough to tell in a 22-6 loss to Seattle as Watson committed no penalties and showed the kind of athlet...
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