Oakland Raiders Sign Kyle Newhall-Ballero, Plus a Look at All QBs on the Roster

The Oakland Raiders signed another quarterback to the roster, undrafted rookie Kyle Newhall-Caballero out of Brown University, on Tuesday, May 22, according to the Raiders' official site, the 6-foot-3, 214-pound player was named second-team All-Ivy League as a redshirt senior after completing 226-of-369 pass attempts for 2,356 yards and 18 touchdowns last year. 

The Raiders had not surprisingly released Rhett Bomar from the roster last week. I don't think you'd be hard-pressed to find many fans who were excited about his potential with the Silver and Black. Bomar was signed shortly after the 2011 season ended and the unimpressive quarterback had been released by the Minnesota Vikings just last summer following an arrest for third degree drunken driving.

Of course many undrafted rookie free agents don't end up actually making the team at all, but every once in awhile you'll find one who goes on to have a rather successful career in the NFL, including the Raiders' great Hall of Famer Willie Brown as well as some rather impressive players such as Tony Romo, Jeff Saturday, Priest Holmes, Rod Smith, Adam Vinatieri, Kurt Warner and Warren Moon.

It remains to be seen whether or not Newhall-Caballero will make the team or even see any time out on the field in 2012. At this point in the off season, in addition to the young rookie, the Raiders have Terrelle Pryor who should remain as the third-string developmental quarterback. 

Pryor has a lot of potential but does need more time to develop. He spent just minutes on the field in Oakland last year, during the horrific game in week seven, just after Jason Campbell had gone down with his season-ending shoulder injury.

Pryor admitted his suspension last season put him way behind, but he told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review at a signing appearance in late March, "… the future is bright, and I'...

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