• McKenzie staying the course for Raiders

    Summary of 7 articles · Updated Mar 25, 2014
    “He hasn’t talked to me about it,” McKenzie said. Last year, McKenzie entered the draft with five picks. On Monday, Bay Area News Group columnist Tim Kawakami tracked down Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie at the NFL owners meeting in Orlando, Fla., and McKenzie gave his take on Pryor’s future. When asked if it is accurate that Pryor seems on the way out, McKenzie said: “Anytime when you sign a veteran player like that, a guy that really wants to start, it’s going to hit him. Apparently overwhelmed by the awesomeness of the Matt Schaub acquisition, McKenzie had already informed Pryor that he would not be given a chance to compete for the starting job in Oakland in 2014. Pryor, who became a huge fan favorite, has never really been a favorite of the Raiders' new regime. At that point, Pryor had decided that the time had come to move on, based on the elevation of Matt McGloin above the 2011 third-round supplemental selection during the 2013 regular season.
    Source: ESPN.com
    • Will McKenzie again trade draft picks?

      Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie's mantra is to build a team through the draft, and to fill in the gaps through free agency. McKenzie loves his draft picks, but with Monday's news that the Raiders were shut out of the compensatory pick po…
      Source: ESPN.com
    • QB Terrelle Pryor Wants Out Of Oakland – Wants To Be Traded

      Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor has reportedly requested a trade according to Tim Kawakami of Fox Sports. Raiders GM Reggie McKenzie has confirmed the request and said that the teams is going to try to comply with Pryor’s wishes by actively shopping …
    • Pryor trade request came weeks ago

      Yes, Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor has asked to be traded. No, it did not happen in response to the trade that brought Matt Schaub to Oakland from Houston. Per a league source, the trade request came in January, when players and agents and media ga…
    • McKenzie says he intends to speak with Pryor about future

      A FOX Sports report Monday said that quarterback Terrelle Pryor asked for a trade on the heels of the Raiders acquiring veteran Matt Schaub via trade. That’s understandable given Raiders coach Dennis Allen made it abundantly clear that Schaub is the unq…

Related Articles

Related Teams

Raiders News and Rumors