Tigers in the NFL

Tigers in the NFL

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Tigers in the NFL

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By Trey McCurry.

By Trey McCurry

The NFL season is underway and former Tigers are making an impact around the league.  Each week TCI will track the progress of the Clemson players around the NFL.

Find out how the former Tigers did this week.

 

Da’Quan Bowers, DE             Tampa Bay Buccaneers        2-8

Season stats: 6 tackles (2 solo, 4 assisted), 0.5 sacks (for 4 yards) & 3 QB hits in nine games (two starts)

Last game: Not active in team’s 41-28 win over Atlanta

Next game: Sunday, November 24 @ Detroit (1:00PM on FOX)

 

Andre Branch, DE                 Jacksonville Jaguars            1-9

Season stats: 19 tackles (16 solo, 3 assisted), 2 sacks (for 9 yards), 4 TFLs (for 20 yards), 4 QB hits, and a PD in 10 games

Last game: 2 tackles (2 solo), a sack (for 4 yards), 2 TFLs (for 11 yards), & 2 QB hits in team’s 27-14 loss to Arizona

Next game: Sunday, November 24 @ Houston (1:00PM on CBS)

 

Jaron Brown, WR                 Arizona Cardinals                 7-4

Season stats: 7 receptions (target: 13) for 73 yards (long of 19) with a TD & 1 ST tackle (1 solo) in 10 games

Last game: 1 ST tackle (1 solo) in team’s 27-14 win at Jacksonville

Next game: Sunday, November 24 vs. Indianapolis (4:05PM on CBS)

 

Crezdon Butler, CB               San Diego Chargers              4-6

Season stats: 3 tackles (2 solo, 1 assisted) & a FF in five games

Last game: Played & did not record a stat in team’s 20-16 loss at Miami

Next game: Sunday, November 24 @ Kansas City (1:00PM on CBS)

 

Chris Clemons, S                  Miami Dolphins                    5-5

Season stats: 51 tackles (38 solo, 13 assisted), an INT, 5 PDs, & 3 ST tackles (3 solo) in 10 games (10 starts)

Last game: 3 tackles (3 solo) & a PD as the starting SS in team’s 20-16 win over San Diego

Next game: Sunday, November 24 vs. Carolina (1:00PM on FOX)

 

Kavell Conner, LB                Indianapolis Colts                 7-3

Season stats: 9 tackles (8 solo, 1 assisted), a PD, & 6 ST tackles (6 solo) in seven games

Last game: 1 ST tackle (1 solo) in team’s 30-27 win at Tennessee

Next game: Sunday, November 24 @ Arizona (4:05PM on CBS)

 

Andre Ellington, RB              Arizona Cardinals                 6-4

Season stats: 62 carries for 390 yards (long of 80) with 2 TDs, 26 receptions (target: 39) for 226 yards (long of 36) with a TD, 1 KOR for 21 yards, & 2 miscellaneous tackles (1 solo, 1 assisted) in 10 games (one start)

Last game: 8 carries for 3 yards (long of 5) & 2 receptions (target: 2) for 10 yards (long of 11) in team’s 27-14 win at Jacksonville

Next game: Sunday, November 24 vs. Indianapolis (4:05PM on CBS)

 

Jacoby Ford, WR                  Oakland Raiders                   4-6

Season stats: 4 carries for 12 yards (long of 4), 10 receptions (target: 15) for 80 yards (long of 22), 7 PR for 59 yards (long of 14), & 11 KOR for 253 yards (long of 30) in 10 games (one start)

Last game: 1 carry for 4 yards, 0 receptions (target: 1), & 4 PR for 30 yards (long of 12) in team’s 28-23 win at Houston

Next game: Sunday, November 24 vs. Tennessee (4:05PM on CBS)

 

Marcus Gilchrist, SS              San Diego Chargers              4-6

Season stats: 43 tackles (29 solo, 14 assisted), a TFL (for 4 yards), an INT (returned for 26 yards), & 2 PDs in 10 games (10 starts)

Last game: 4 tackles (3 solo, 1 assisted) & a TFL (for 4 yards) as the starting SS in team’s 20-16 loss at Miami

Next game: Sunday, November 24 @ Kansas City (1:00PM on CBS)

 

Malliciah Goodman, DE         Atlanta Falcons                    2-8

Season stats: 5 tackles (4 solo, 1 assisted) and a TFL (for 1 yard) in nine games

Last game: Not active in team’s 41-28 loss at Tampa Bay

Next game: Thursday, November 21 vs. New Orleans (8:25PM on NFL Network)

 

DeAndre Hopkins, WR           Houston Texans                    2-8

Season stats: 38 receptions (target: 61) for 546 yards (long of 35) with 2 TDs, 2 miscellaneous tackles, and a FF in 10 games (10 starts)

Last game: 1 reception (target: 2) for 7 yards as the starting WR in team’s 28-23 loss to Oakland

Next game: Sunday, November 24 vs. Jacksonville (1:00PM on CBS)

 

Jarvis Jenkins, DE                Washington Redskins            3-7

Season stats: 9 tackles (6 solo, 3 assisted), 0.5 sacks (for 4 yards), & a QB hit in six games (one start)

Last game: 4 tackles (3 solo, 1 assisted), 0.5 sacks (for 4 yards), & a QB hit in team’s 24-16 loss at Philadelphia

Next game: Monday, November 25 vs. San Francisco (8:30PM on ESPN)

 

Byron Maxwell, CB               Seattle Seahawks                 10-1

Season stats: 14 tackles (13 solo, 1 assisted), 2 PDs, a FF, a FR, & 3 ST tackles (1 solo, 2 assisted) in 11 games

Last game: 3 tackles (2 solo, 1 assisted) in team’s 41-20 win over Minnesota

Next game: Monday, December 2 vs. New Orleans (8:30PM on ESPN)

 

Antoine McClain, OG             Buffalo Bills                         4-7

Season stats: Has yet to appear in a game

Last game: Not active in team’s 37-14 win over NY Jets

Next game: Sunday, December 1 vs. Atlanta (4:05PM on FOX)

 

Michael Palmer, TE              Pittsburgh Steelers               4-6

Season stats: 1 reception (target: 1) for 8 yards, 1 KOR for 5 yards, & 1 ST tackle (solo) in nine games

Last game: Played & did not record a stat in team’s 37-27 win over Detroit

Next game: Sunday, November 24 @ Cleveland (1:00PM on CBS)

 

Ricky Sapp, DE                     Houston Texans                    2-8

Season stats: 1 tackle (1 assisted), 2 ST tackles (1 solo, 1 assisted) & a FR in six games

Last game: Played & did not record a stat in team’s 28-23 loss to Oakland

Next game: Sunday, November 24 vs. Jacksonville (1:00PM on CBS)

 

Coty Sensabaugh, CB            Tennessee Titans                 4-6

Season stats: 22 tackles (19 solo, 3 assisted), a TFL (for 3 yards), 4 PDs, 2 FRs, & 4 ST tackles (4 solo) in 10 games (two starts)

Last game: 4 tackles (3 solo, 1 assisted) & a ST tackle (1 solo) in team’s 30-27 loss to Indianapolis

Next game: Sunday, November 24 @ Oakland (4:05PM on CBS)

 

C.J. Spiller, RB                    Buffalo Bills                         4-7

Season stats: 123 carries for 507 yards (long of 61) with a TD & 22 receptions (target: 25) for 108 yards (long of 27) in 10 games (five starts)

Last game: 13 carries for 6 yards (long of 3) & 2 receptions (target: 2) for 10 yards (long of 8) in team’s 37-14 win over NY Jets

Next game: Sunday, December 1 vs. Atlanta (4:05PM on FOX)

 

Brandon Thompson, DT        Cincinnati Bengals                7-4

Season stats: 19 tackles (12 solo, 7 assisted), 1.5 sacks (for 12.5 yards), 2 TFLs (for 10 yards), and 4 QB hits in 11 games (two starts)

Last game: Played & did not record a stat as the starting DT in team’s 41-20 win over Cleveland

Next game: Sunday, December 1 @ San Diego (4:25PM on CBS)

 

Charlie Whitehurst, QB        San Diego Chargers              4-6

Season stats: 3 carries for -3 yards (long of -1) in one game

Last game: Did not play in team’s 20-16 loss at Miami

Next game: Sunday, November 24 @ Kansas City (1:00PM on CBS)

 

 

Players that have been placed on Reserve List:

Dwayne Allen, TE                 Indianapolis Colts

Chris Hairston, OT               Buffalo Bills

Jonathan Meeks, S               Buffalo Bills

 

Players on practice squads:

Dalton Freeman, C               New York Jets

Jonathan Willard, LB           Tennessee Titans

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