Oakland Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor wore No. 2 when he was a star at Ohio State, but he has not been able to wear that number at the NFL level. Pryor wore No. 6 during his rookie season in Oakland because No. 2 was considered a …
JaMarcus Russell
The name JaMarcus Russell will ... this dismal decade the name of Russell will haunt our Silver and Black dreams. Of course if some other sucker makes the unimaginable mistake of giving Russell another NFL check then the curse of …
There is yet another update on JaMarcus Russell’s rapid weight loss ... gypsy woman in line at McDonald’s and she muttered a line that kind of sounded like a curse, but all he heard was “300-piece McNugget.” At once, there begins a …
The Curse you never knew existed ... Since when have the Oakland Raiders been afraid of a jersey number?!?! So, if the Raider greats aren't sacred why should we be worried about a Raider bust like JaMarcus Russell?? What are we …
One of the biggest reasons JaMarcus Russell will be great next year is Tom Cable ... As a Raider fan, I always felt that we had some kinda curse on us. It seemed that whenever we released a player it would somehow hurt us when we …
His final career stat line: 25 starts, 18 touchdowns, 23 interceptions, 15 lost fumbles and a 7-18 record. The curse of Cleveland and No. 22. "Johnny Football" is apparently trying to clean up his off-field charades, but persistent …
Cam Newton
ALAMEDA—Is this finally the end of the Raiders’ first-round curse? No more fiascos ... should be better than Rolando McClain or Robert Gallery, more focused than JaMarcus Russell, and healthier than Darren McFadden. Mack should …
JaMarcus Russell #2 of the Oakland Raiders meets fans before his game ... they could select a player that nobody else has valued that high (Darrius Heyward-Bey anyone?). To reverse the curse, they’re probably going to have to be sensible.
Perhaps the most obvious example of this apparent curse is draft bust Jamarcus Russell. The former first-overall pick wore 2 in his days with the Raiders, which lasted just three seasons before his poor work ethic and 7-18 record as a …
Terrelle Pryor
That all may depend on whether the dreaded Curse of Ryan Perrilloux was specific to the Miles ... Nick Saban had left behind a couple of promising quarterback signees in JaMarcus Russell and Matt Flynn. Miles used them well, …