Found October 26, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
Imagine a shortstop having worked with the same second baseman for 13 seasons and then being asked to turn double plays with a rookie, and you've got an idea how Sebastian Janikowski feels. Marquette King isn't technically a rookie, having spent last season on injured reserve, but he's not Shane Lechler, either. Six games into the season, Janikowski is still getting used to having someone other than Lechler as his place-kick holder as the Raiders host the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday at Coliseum. In a 24-7 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs preceding the bye week, Janikowski had his most surprising miss yet -- a 51-yard attempt that came up short in Arrowhead Stadium, his favorite kicking venue. "I was kicking the ball great in warmups," Janikowski said Friday. "I didn't miss anything. I just love that place. There's something about Kansas City." And then? "Right when it hit his foot, I heard it," long-snapper Jon Condo said....

Terrelle Pryor sets NFL record with 93-yard TD run

Terrelle Pryor might never make it into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, but he’s already got his name etched into the record books. Pryor had the most rushing yards of any quarterback (285) in the NFL entering Sunday’s game, and he unleashed his breakaway speed once again on Sunday. The third-year quarterback gashed the Steelers for 93 yards on the first play from scrimmage on...

Oakland Raiders Should Cut Jacoby Ford

When Jared Veldheer and Tyvon Branch come back from injury, the Oakland Raiders will be forced to cut some players. I think that Jacoby Ford should be one of those players cut. Not only has Ford shown that he has the toughness of Darren McFadden but he has lost that explosive speed that we all used to love. During today’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Jacoby Ford made a...

Terrelle Pryor’s 93 yard touchdown run (Video)

Terrelle Pryor kicked off today’s game against the Steelers with a 93 yard touchdown run.  I believe this is now the longest run for a quarterback in NFL history. Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Terrelle Pryor’s 93 yard touchdown run (Video) appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

Still Raw: Inconsistent Terrelle Pryor Leads Oakland Raiders to Victory

Terrelle Pryor could not have gotten off to a better start today against the hated Pittsburgh Steelers as he ran for a quarterback record 93 yard touchdown run on the first play. It was the second home game in a row that Pryor scored a touchdown on the first play. As fast as the Oakland Raiders started they finished even slower in the second half. The Raiders couldn’t find a way...

Raiders Defensive Front Put in Tight Spots, But Prevails Against Steelers

The Oakland Raiders began the game explosively offense with Terrelle Pryor’s galloping 93 yard touchdown run from scrimmage and the defense seemed to respond in kind. Once the Pittsburgh Steelers got the ball back, Ben Roethlisberger and the Pittsburgh offense when absolutely nowhere. In the first half, they were 0-7 on third downs and tallied only eight yards on the ground. Frankly...

Jon Gruden wants to give coaching one more try

Former NFL head coach and current ESPN Monday Night Football analyst Jon Gruden was a special guest at Gateway Bank’s Friday tailgate event in Ocala, Florida. Despite a successful broadcasting career, gruden did make it clear he would like to coach again. “I haven’t lost a game in 3½ years,” he said via “But no, I would like to give coaching one more try....

Smash Mouth Football: Oakland Raiders Must Get the Running Game Going Against the Steelers

Expect an old school smash mouth football game tomorrow in Oakland. Although the Oakland Raiders and Pittsburgh Steelers are both sporting losing records, both teams are angling for a playoff comeback. In order for the Raiders to send Steelers fans home early, they must get the running game going. Unfortunately, the Raiders are not equipped with the right personnel to be your typical...

Raiders Defensive Coordinator Keeps It Classy By Giving The Middle Finger To The Refs

Oakland Raiders coach Jason Tarver had a hard time masking his emotions on Sunday, and during one disagreement with the refs’ call he went all out. Checkout the defensive coordinator flip the bird towards the officiating crew. Keep it classy. Tarver may be getting a call from the league office this week. [via Kissing Suzy Kolber] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Raiders coach guilty of major foul

People were angry on Sunday, including me. You had players yelling at their own teammates, you had players and coaches yelling at one another and I even got irritated at a faulty machine in the Ice Cube at the FOX Network Center while watching all of the games. Wonder if it's got anything to do with Obamacare ... Seriously, though, a play took place in the Pittsburgh-Oakland...

Raiders Beat the Steelers to Keep Home Winning Streak Alive

December 10th, 1995. That was the last time the Steelers got a victory when playing the Raiders in Oakland. Today, the Silver & Black were able to keep that streak going with a 21 to 18 win at the O.Co Coliseum, led by the legs of Terrelle Pryor and the efforts of the team’s defense. The Raiders hit the ground […]

Pryor's record run sparks rare win

Terrelle Pryor took the opening snap of the game, put the ball in Darren McFadden's belly and saw LaMarr Woodley crash down. Then Pryor did what he does best, sprinting 93 yards for a record-setting run that helped the Oakland Raiders shake off any post-bye blues. Pryor scored on the longest touchdown run ever by a quarterback and the Raiders hung on to beat the Pittsburgh...

GIF: Terrelle Pryor sets record with 93-yard touchdown run

Oakland Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor faked a handoff and then set an NFL record with a 93-yard touchdown run against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Raiders' Terrelle Pryor set to face childhood team

Terrelle Pryor grew up in Jeannette Pa. a big Steelers fan and a big Ben Roethlisberger fan. On Sunday the Raiders' young quarterback will "play against guys I looked up to and guys that were role models to me." And to hear him tell it he was almost a teammate to those Steelers. Pryor told Pittsburgh reporters in a conference call that Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin...

McFadden hopes to get on track versus Pittsburgh

Raiders running back Darren McFadden has exceeded 52 rushing yards once this season. The outlier came in Week 2, when he had 129 yards on 19 carries. His high output came against the Jacksonville Jaguars, the bingo equivalent of a free space. He has 267 yards and two touchdowns over 69 carries, a lackluster sum due to injury or ineffectiveness. Neither has helped what McFadden...

Raiders, Steelers seek consistency at midseason

Darren McFadden's father told him there would be days like Sunday - games against physical defenses like the Steelers - and he didn't tell his son to juke anybody. "My dad always told me to go out and punish the tackler," the Raiders' running back said Friday. "It's something that always sticks in my mind when I'm running." Pittsburgh has...
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