Raiders QB Pryor hopes for release or trade

Terrelle Pryor has most likely taken his last snap with the Oakland Raiders.
Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie told reporters at the NFL owners meetings in Orlando, Fla., that Pryor likely will be released or traded soon.

McKenzie said Pryor, who recently rehired Drew Rosenhaus as his agent, wants to be a starting quarterback. Pryor told Rosenhaus that he wants to be released or traded, according to McKenzie.
“He hasn’t talked to me about it,” McKenzie said Monday, according to the Bay Area News Group. “I’ll visit with him and we’ll talk to him and we’ll move on from there.”
Fox Sports reported later Monday that Pryor wants to be traded.
Pryor, who became a huge fan favorite, has never really been a favorite of the Raiders’ new regime. Raiders coach Dennis Allen said after last season that undrafted rookie Matt McGloin, who replaced Pryor as the starter, had basically earned a spot on the team going forward. Allen afforded Pryor no such public evaluation.
The Raiders acquired two-time Pro Bowl quarterback Matt Schaub in a trade Friday with the Houston Texans, making it even more apparent that Pryor likely no longer has a role in Oakland.
Pryor started nine games last season — the first eight and the season finale. He rushed for 576 yards, a franchise record for a quarterback, and scored on a 93-yard touchdown run, an NFL record for a quarterback. But he had a Total QBR of just 30.5.Covered Raiders for CSNBayArea.com and Sacramento Bee for eight years
Member of Pro Football Writers Association
Previously worked at Los Angeles Times, Las Vegas Review-Journal and Sports Illustrated

Leave a comment

300-101   400-101   300-320   300-070   300-206   200-310   300-135   300-208   810-403   400-050   640-916   642-997   300-209   400-201   200-355   352-001   642-999   350-080   MB2-712   400-051   C2150-606   1Z0-434   1Z0-146   C2090-919   C9560-655   642-647   100-101   CQE_Exam   CSSLP