Category: Terrelle Pryor

Matt Flynn Welcomes Competition in Oakland, says Seattle Experience “Lit a Fire” Under Him

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

Only one year ago, Matt Flynn was considered to be a nice consolation prize at the quarterback position on the free-agent market. He had performed so well in Green Bay that the expectations were high in Seattle, but Flynn ended up getting beaten out by rookie Russell Wilson in training ...

Dennis Allen Goes Through Growing Pains in First Season as Raiders Head Coach

Monday, January 7th, 2013

Oakland Raiders head coach Dennis Allen didn't make a whole lot of noise in his first season with the team. The Raiders finished third in the AFC West with a 4-12 record, and Allen knows that kind of mark won't cut it. That said, he does seem to see some ...

Oakland Raiders Head Coach Dennis Allen Refuses to be Suckered Into a “Loser’s Mentality”

Thursday, December 20th, 2012

Dennis Allen's Oakland Raiders are coming off their first shutout in 10 years, getting the Raiders back on track in an ugly victory over an even uglier opponent. But not all Raiders fans are likely thrilled with the victory over Kansas City, because what was technically a meaningless win might ...

Terrelle Pryor on Ohio State football this year: “It hurts me. I know I can be on the field helping them guys.”

Wednesday, October 12th, 2011

For Terrelle Pryor the time has finally come. The former Ohio State quarterback has completed his five-game suspension and is now officially eligible to practice with the team who took a chance on him in this year's supplemental draft, the Oakland Raiders. It sure seems timely that following the passing ...

Terrelle Pryor Appeals Suspension as He Tries to Put the Past Behind Him

Monday, September 19th, 2011

Terrelle Pryor is attempting to move on. And he'd like to do it faster than NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is allowing. Goodell's plan has been to impose the five-game suspension that Pryor would have received at Ohio State  had he stayed there amidst all the NCAA violation issues. Pryor's appeal to ...

Jerry Jones Didn’t Storm the Cowboys’ Locker Room, Didn’t Participate in Supplemental Draft

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

Maybe Jerry Jones isn't in midseason form yet, after all. Reports from FoxSports.com's Jen Floyd Engel had the Dallas Cowboys owner storming the team's locker room at halftime, distraught about the yardage the Cowboys had given up against the Chargers during the first half. Jones denies that is the case, saying ...

Terrelle Pryor on Being Converted to Wide Receiver or Tight End: “Yeah, that’s not on my radar screen.”

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

The newest member of the Oakland Raiders, Terrelle Pryor, was 30-4 as a starting quarterback at Ohio State, with a perfect 3-0 record against Michigan that even the most disappointed Buckeyes fans will one day appreciate. Despite all the scrutiny and negative press he and the Ohio State program have ...

Virginia Tech Coach Frank Beamer Supports Terrelle Pryor Suspension, Believes Pete Carroll Should Have Faced Similar Sanctions Upon Joining Seahawks

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

Now that Terrelle Pryor has officially been drafted by the Oakland Raiders during Monday's Supplemental Draft, we can get back to the argument over whether the NFL can uphold the five-game suspension Roger Goodell imposed on Pryor as a punishment for his transgressions while he was at Ohio State. When ...

Adam Jones: “If Somebody Asked Me For My Jersey and Ring, I’d Have Probably Gave It To Them, Too.”

Thursday, June 9th, 2011

Adam Jones knows a thing or two about being a college football star. Then known by the moniker, "Pacman," Jones was a standout player at West Virginia, a player that stormed onto the scene thanks to his athletic, highlight-reel plays. Those plays also made him a big man on campus. Now ...

Former Buckeye and Current Steeler on Jim Tressel: “His biggest mistake was trying to protect his players to a fault.”

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

Let the fallout and reaction to Jim Tressel's resignation continue. The former Ohio State Buckeyes coach is out in Columbus as of Memorial Day. Since then, a parade of former players have come to his defense. Add Will Allen to the list. Now a reserve defensive back and special teams ...