Found September 03, 2013 on Football Extra Points:
  I had the unique pleasure of being an Oakland Raiders fan for the past ten years. Ironically, I am from the Pittsburgh area, about fifteen minutes from Terrelle Pryor’s hometown. A lot of people ask me why I am a Raiders fan and its very simple; Al Davis. Davis is my idol for many reasons which I’ll write about in my next column. Al Davis and Pryor will be connected forever.      Right before Davis passed away he selected Pryor in the supplemental draft. This was a classic Davis pick. Coming out of college Pryor was known for his freakish size and athletic ability. Scouts and journalist questioned whether Pryor could be a starting quarterback at the NFL level. Rumors of position changes spread rapidly, but based on research conducted and phone calls made it seem evidently clear that Al Davis had future quarterback on his mind when he used a second round draft pick to secure the rights to Pryor.It wasn’t an easy road for Pryor in the NFL. That wasn’t the same in high school. I went...
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