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Pryor Is A Passer

The comparison since Terrelle Pryor arrived on campus at Ohio State was to Florida quarterback Tim Tebow during the 2006 season -- a change-of-pace quarterback who primarily makes plays with his feet. While that might still be his role this season, Saturday's jersey scrimmage was another showcase for a signal-caller who is proving that he is very much capable of throwing the football.

Terrelle Pryor is already disproving a few things people have assumed about his ability to help Ohio State as a true freshman. Although he actually rushed for fewer yards (4,238) than he threw for (4,340) during his prep career, Pryor has been viewed as a player whose primary role in the OSU offense this year would be as a rusher. Head coach Jim Tressel has said they will not ask him to do things...

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