Ex-Jets wide receiver Terrelle Pryor was seriously injured in a stabbing attack in his luxe apartment complex in Pittsburgh, reports said.
Pryor, 30, was stabbed in the chest and shoulder sometime overnight Friday in his pad in Heinz Lofts, and is in critical condition, according to WTAE.
He’s expected to survive, and family is by his side post-surgery, a close friend told ESPN.
Cops were investigating the attack at the Heinz Lofts on Saturday morning, according to CBS Sports. An unidentified woman is in custody at Pittsburgh Police Headquarters..
The Pennsylvania native was first drafted as a quarterback by the Oakland Raiders in 2011, and played for five teams since. He last played a regular-season game in November 2018, and is listed as a free agent.
He had 14 catches for 235 yards and two touchdowns in six games with the Jets last year. he was released by the Jaguars at the start of the season.
Pryor was a standout player at Ohio State University and holds the NFL record for the longest touchdown run by a quarterback: 93 yards.
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