Found November 13, 2013 on NFL Draft Diamonds:
Former Penn State quarterback Matt McGloin’s blossoming NFL career could hit a new high this weekend in Houston. Oakland Raiders starter Terrelle Pryor is questionable with a knee injury, which could put McGloin in line for his first career NFL start. Pryor played ineffectively through the injury last week, and coach Dennis Allen called the […]

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...

Raiders QBs McGloin, Pryor split first team reps

Raiders QB Terrelle Pryor was obviously limited against the Giants on Sunday due to a sprained knee. As the Raiders match up with the Texans nears the Raiders must decide whether to start Pryor or rookie free agent Matt McGloin. In preparation for both possibilities both QBs split first team snaps at practice. Raiders starting quarterback Terrelle Pryor was at practice on Thursday...

Is Terrelle Pryor’s shine starting to fade?

After Sunday’s game full of errors from both teams, Oakland Raiders fans are beginning to question Terrelle Pryor’s talent. Could it be that the quarterback who showed such promise in the beginning of the season is declining? It was evident Terrelle Pryor was struggling in Sunday’s game against the New York Giants, and the quarterback openly admits this but blames most of...

Former Raiders tight end Todd Christensen dies age 57

Former five-time NFL Pro Bowler, two-time Super Bowl champion and television sports analyst Todd Christensen died Wednesday morning during surgery at a local hospital. Christensen, who has battled liver disease and other serious illnesses in recent years, was 57 years old. Christensen was a four-year starting running back at BYU from 1974-77 before embarking on […]

Dennis Allen didn’t know Terrelle Pryor’s knee was hindering him

Following this past Sunday’s loss to the Giants,  Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor told the media that his knee bothering him quite a bit during the game. Oakland head coach Dennis Allen says he didn’t know Pryor’s knee was an issue. “No, that was never expressed to me,” Raiders coach Dennis Allen said via “But, listen, I watched the game. You could...

Terrelle Pryor’s Injury & Performance Concerns Raiders

It was an interesting experiment, but perhaps it’s time for it to be over? The Oakland Raiders have had Terrelle Pryor started at quarterback this season, in a move that few saw coming after they signed Matt Flynn in the off-season. But, given Pryor’s ability to make plays with his legs and decent arm, the coaching staff obviously thought Terrelle gave them the best chance to...

Terrelle Pryor's knee worse than Raiders suspected

Raiders coach Dennis Allen said Monday that quarterback Terrelle Pryor's right knee injury is more severe than he realized. Even so, that wasn't the determining factor in the Raiders' loss to the New York Giants. "When you watch the game, I didn't look at it and think that that was really the limitation that held us back there," Allen said Monday in his...

Raiders’ Terrelle Pryor Still Bothered by Knee Injury

Terrelle Pryor‘s knee bothered him throughout the Raiders’ 24-20 loss to the Giants on Sunday, ProFootballTalk reports. Last week, Pryor practiced throughout the week after suffering the injury against the Eagles the week before. He started Sunday against the Giants and struggled, completing just 11 of 23 passes while rushing for just 19 yards. After the game, Pryor admitted...

Jared Veldheer practices, Terrelle Pryor doesn’t

The Raiders got an important part of their offense back on the practice field on Wednesday, but quarterback Terrelle Pryor could only watch left tackle Jared Veldheer’s first day back. Pryor said after last Sunday’s loss to the Giants that his knee bothered him during the game after a week of downplaying the severity of the injury. The Raiders don’t seem to be taking any undue...

After Loss to the Giants, Raiders Might Also Lose Pryor for Houston

Following another unsuccesful business trip to the East Coast, losing to the Giants by the score of 24 to 20 at what would be 10:00 A.M. on California time, the Oakland Raiders could also be performing short-handed at the quarterback position next Sunday, as they stop on the middle of their trip back to face the Houston Texans. Terrelle Pryor […]

Terrelle Pryor returns to practice, splits first-team reps

Michael Hickey/Getty Images North America Terrelle Pryor returned to practice for the Oakland Raiders on Thursday sharing first-team reps with Matt McGloin. Pryor is questionable to play in Week 11 against the Houston Texans while dealing with a knee injury. His return to practice is hardly a guarantee that Pryor will start but gives him a chance to play. Pryor back at practice....

Terrelle Pryor Returns To Practice Thursday

Raiders QB Terrelle Pryor (sprained his MCL) returned for a limited practice session on Thursday.Fantasy Spin:Pryor's backup, quarterback Matthew McGloin, also got some reps with the first team, so this one could come down to a game-time decision.

Terrelle Pryor reaches JaMarcus Russell level low point

During training camp when Terrelle Pryor opted to don the number 2, it immediately brought up some bad memories of the last player to wear that number for the Raiders - JaMarcus Russell. Now his name is uttered again for more than just his number. The initial thought when Pryor chose to go with his former college number was that if anyone could take the stink off that number, it...

Preview Of The Enemy: Oakland Raiders

To borrow a line from one of my favorite TV shows (Dexter), “Tonight’s the night, and it’s going to happen again and again.” This should be the week the Texans snap their franchise record seven game losing streak. This should be the game when we finally see the Texans score again and again. However, that’s just on paper and every Texans fan knows their team has shown the...

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...
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