Oct 27, 2013; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor (2) elects to run ahead of Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor (24) during the third quarter at O.co Coliseum. The Oakland Raiders defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers 21-18. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports

Raiders QB Pryor confuses center, sets NFL record (GIF)


Oakland Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor can flat out fly.

The evidence is right here in this GIF:

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Pryor set an NFL record on that run – longest run by a quarterback – and set a franchise record for longest run from the line of scrimmage with the 93-yard scamper.

Oakland center Stefen Wisniewski was even fooled on the play.

“I heard the crowd roar and then I looked at D-Mac, and I thought it was weird for the crowd to be going nuts for a 6-yard run,” Wisniewski said, according to CSN Bay Area’s Scott Bair. “Then I looked up and saw Pryor all by himself headed for the end zone. I knew nobody was going to catch him.”

The Raiders ended up winning 21-18 over the Pittsburgh Steelers, even after a lackluster second half.

Oakland scored twice in the first quarter after the Pryor run and a Daren McFadden 7-yard jaunt.  McFadden punched it in again from 4 yards out before the half, and put the Raiders up 21-3 at the break.

Then, the offense went silent, but the defense held on.

Pryor ended up going 10-of-19 for 88 yards and threw two interceptions, but that 93 yarder proved to be the difference in the game.

Oakland moved to 3-4 with the win and take on the Philadelphia Eagles, New York Giants, Houston Texans and Tennessee Titans in the upcoming weeks.

They certainly have a shot to make it back over .500.

[H/T] GIFDsports.com

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