Terrelle Pryor will make his first career start at quarterback for the Oakland Raiders in their season finale in San Diego.
Rodgers went on NFL Total Access and seemed to vent his frustrations with the entire way Smith’s injury was handled by Jim Harbaugh and the 49ers.
Colin Kaepernick’s first two weeks as the 49ers’ starting quarterback quashed any notion of a “controversy.” But after an overtime loss to the Rams on Sunday, plenty of questions about his viability as the starter emerged.
Alex Smith is trying to understand how he lost his job as starting quarterback of the San Francisco 49ers a month after being named NFC Offensive Player of the Week.
Alex Smith is supportive of Colin Kaepernick’s success, even if the second-year pro takes Smith’s starting job as 49ers quarterback.
First year NFL quarterbacks like Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III are playing well as starters this season.
Carson Palmer almost had his career cut short by an unmovable president that was not willing to compromise on a deal. With that situation finally settled, Palmer has moved on to Oakland and is flourishing as leader of the Raiders.
When Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor was selected by the Oakland Raiders in the third round of the supplemental draft, it was pretty well understood that the former Buckeye would need a lot of work before he was ready for prime time, so to speak.
With a competitive division and the potential for improvement, let’s take a look at three key players that need to take that next step in 2012 to help this Raiders team succeed.
Smith might not produce eye popping stats or have enormous games, but he’s a solid, consistent player who could really produce some nice numbers for your team this upcoming season.