They are the people kids idolise and see as role models. Most athletes are renowned for their competitiveness, athletic abilities and riches. Let’s talk about the latter, shall we? Terrelle Pryor is a star as a American football player. Born in Jeannette, Pennsylvania, United States on the June 20, 1989 this person had found his passion and talents where awards and recognition came soon afterwards. A proud American, standing at 6 ft 5 in (1.98 m), Terrelle Pryor has received recognition for a lot of success on and off the field NFL Play of the Year Award. Throughout a decorated career, the nicknames of unknown have stuck. With regards to personal life Terrelle Pryor has attended Ohio State University. Terrelle Pryor II unknown Craig Pryor, Toni Pryor are his family. So, what about the net worth? Well it is estimated that this athlete has a net worth of $1 Million.
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Terrelle attended Jeannette High School and would start to show his athleticism there. He became part of the basketball team the Jeannette Jayhawks, helping the team win a WPIAL Championship during his senior year. He also became part of the school’s football team and would lead the school to their first state championship. In doing so, he would break several school records. He became a top prospect for college football, and was given numerous scholarship offers. He initially committed to the University of Pittsburgh but then would later sign with Ohio State University.
In 2008, Pryor started to showcase his skills, getting an 8-1 record as a starter. During his sophomore year, he helped the Buckeyes reach their second Big Ten Championship since his arrival, eventually earning him the 2010 Rose Bowl MVP Trophy. He continued making great performances and won numerous honors. However during 2010, Pryor and few other teammates were suspended from the NCAA due selling memorabilia. This led to him withdrawing from the university, later joining the NFL Supplemental Draft.
He was scouted by 17 NFL teams, and he showed great athleticism though his passing needed work. He was selected by the Oakland Raiders and signed a 4-year contract, but he was suspended for the first five games due to his issues at Ohio State, but would eventually see play. He made few appearances in 2011 and the 2012 season, only appearing a lot more frequently after the starting quarterback Carson Palmer had an injury. In 2013, he was given more playing time, breaking the rushing record in the team for quarterbacks. He made strong performances but would then have a bad performance against Kansas City, being sacked 10 times, however, he then achieved a record breaking 93-yard touchdown as a quarterback, although after a loss against the New York Giants, he was side-lined due to an injury.
In 2014, he was traded to the Seattle Seahawks but was released after the pre-season. He worked out with other teams, but would not play again until in 2015, with the Kansas City Chiefs. However after a few months he was released and was picked up by the Cincinnati Bengals. After a month, he was released once again, and he decided to switch to the wide receiver position, being signed by the Cleveland Browns, and though he didn’t play much he was placed on a $1.671 million tender.
For his personal life, it is known that Pryor originally intended to be a two-sport athlete as he was considered a great player in both basketball and football. Later on, he would decide on pursuing football. Any news of private relationships he keeps very quiet.
- Full Name: Terrelle Pryor
- Net Worth: $1 Million
- Date Of Birth: June 20, 1989
- Place Of Birth: Jeannette, Pennsylvania, United States
- Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.98 m)
- Weight: 230 lbs (104.33 kg)
- Profession: American football player
- Education: Ohio State University
- Nationality: American
- Children: Terrelle Pryor II
- Parents: Craig Pryor, Toni Pryor
- Siblings: Tyrone Baughman, Maliek Pryor
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TerrellePryor
- Twitter: https://twitter.com/terrellepryor
- Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/terrellepryor/
- IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3606356/
- Nominations: NFL Play of the Year Award
- QB selected by the Oakland Raiders in the third round of the 2011 supplemental draft out of Ohio State. Pryor left Ohio State in June 2011 amid suspicion that he and five other players, including Dan Herron, Solomon Thomas, and Devier Posey, had received improper benefits, including cars and money for autographs, in violation of NCAA rules. Ohio State vacated all of its wins from the 2010 season, including its Rose Bowl and Sugar Bowl titles, and placed the football program on two years’ probation; Pryor’s Sugar Bowl MVP award was vacated due to the sanctions. The NCAA placed Ohio State on an additional one year’s probation, and banned it from post-season play in 2012. The scandal lead to the resignation of head coach Jim Tressel.
- Awarded on waivers to the Cleveland Browns from the Cincinnati Bengals. The Browns intend to try him as a wide-out; Pryor announced he wants to switch positions in an effort to prolong his career. In his NFL career as a quarterback, Pryor is 170 of 302 passes for 1,953 yards with 9 touchdowns and 12 interceptions, and has 627 yards rushing. [June 22, 2015].
- Longest touchdown run by a quarterback in NFL History (93 Yards).
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