Raiders Rumors & News Recap: Terrelle Pryor Impresses In Loss To Colts

Raiders Rumors & News Recap: Terrelle Pryor Impresses In Loss To Colts

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The Oakland Raiders came one pass away from winning their first game of the season against the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday. Terrelle Pryor’s pass to Rod Streater was picked off in the red zone late in the fourth quarter leading to the Colts simply running out the clock in order to avoid the upset over a surprisingly good Raiders squad led by a promising young quarterback.

With Pryor racking up 112 rushing yards, the Ohio State product was able to set a franchise record and become the league-leader in that category with only two games left to be played on Monday night. Pryor was not only impressive with his legs, but also got the job done through the air. The second-year gunslinger threw for 217 yards and one touchdown, but was picked off twice with ill-advised passes in the red zone.

Despite the two interceptions, Pryor and the Raiders were impressive to say the least on Sunday and could have easily come out on top at the expense of Andrew Luck and company.

Only time will tell if a winning formula is coming together with Pryor at the helm, but it’s safe to say the future is currently looking much brighter than it was before heading into Week 1 against the Colts.

Raiders Tribune News

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Charles Woodson On Terrelle Pryor: ‘He Gives Us A Chance To Win’

Andrew Luck Calls Terrelle Pryor A ‘Stud’ After Week 1 Performance

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Raiders News: Matt McCants Added To Roster From Practice Squad

Raiders News: LT Jared Veldheer Placed On IR-Recall List

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Raiders News: Darren McFadden Says He Owes Raiders ‘Fantastic Season’

Raiders News

Pryor’s Miscues Cost Raiders In 21-17 Loss At Indy [Sacramento Bee]

Rail Collapse Injures 2 Fans At Colts-Raiders Games [Sacramento Bee]

McFadden Eager To ‘Show Everybody What I Can Do’ [Sacramento Bee]

Pryor: ‘I Played Awful’ [CSNBayArea]

Despite Loss, Raiders Pass Rush Comes To Life [CSNBayArea]

Instant Replay: Raiders Come Up Short Vs. Luck [CSNBayArea]

Pryor Starts For Raiders Over Flynn [CSNBayArea]

Is Maturity Right Around The Corner For Pryor? [Silver & Black Pride]

Rod Streater – Week 1 Postgame (VIDEO) [S&B Report]

NFL News

League Quietly Shifts Focus Of Helmet-To-Helmet Hits [Pro Football Talk]

No Contract Talks Between Nicks, Giants [Pro Football Talk]

Bill Leavy Admits Officials Messed Up Downs In 49ers-Packers Game [Pro Football Talk]

Roddy White Admits His Ankle Won’t Be Healed For A While [Pro Football Talk]

Steelers Lose Stephens-Howling For Season [Pro Football Talk]

Romo Banged Up As Cowboys Outlast Giants [ESPN]

Pouncey Tears ACL, MCL [ESPN]

Report: Miami’s Wallace Unhappy [ESPN]

Bush Injures Thumb, Groin [ESPN]

Sources: Broncos Seek Miller Bonus [ESPN]