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Preseason ends; questions begin
For many, the last game of the NFL preseason means little. After all, the starters barely play, and the broken leg suffered by Giants RB Andre Brown tells you why. But it's the last chance for some players to prove they belong. On Thursday, Matt Simms made Jets fans wonder if he's the answer to the team's quarterback woes. Then again, sometimes it works the other way: Terrelle Pryor, a week ago seen winning the Raiders' starting QB job, hardly looked the part in a rough outing. And then there's a certain backup QB in New England ...
Pryor the future for the Raiders?
Terrelle Pryor has looked mighty impressive in the Raiders' preseason, and may actually have a shot to win the starting job after all. Pryor will start Oakland's final preseason game Thursday night at Seattle, a tough test given the Seahawks' hawkish secondary. Matt Flynn's preseason hasn't been bad, exactly, but he may not have the big-play ability that Pryor could bring to the Raiders.