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        4-9

Season stats: 7 tackles (2 solo, 5 assisted), 1.0 sacks (for 5 yards) & 4 QB hits in 12 games (two starts)

Last game: 1 tackle (1 assisted), 0.5 sacks (for 1 yard), & a QB hit in team’s 27-6 win over Buffalo

Next game: Sunday, December 15 vs. San Francisco (1:00PM on FOX)

 

Andre Branch, DE                 Jacksonville Jaguars            4-9

Season stats: 28 tackles (23 solo, 5 assisted), 4 sacks (for 38 yards), 6 TFLs (for 49 yards), 7 QB hits, and 2 PDs in 13 games

Last game: 4 tackles (3 solo, 1 assisted), 1 sack (for 10 yards), a TFL (for 10 yards), & a QB hit in team’s 27-20 win over Houston

Next game: Sunday, December 15 vs. Buffalo (1:00PM on CBS)

 

Jaron Brown, WR                 Arizona Cardinals                 8-5

Season stats: 10 receptions (target: 16) for 127 yards (long of 32) with a TD & 4 ST tackles (3 solo, 1 assisted) in 13 games

Last game: 1 reception (target: 1) for 32 yards & 2 ST tackles (2 solo) in team’s 30-10 win over St. Louis

Next game: Sunday, December 15 @ Tennessee (4:25PM on FOX)

 

Crezdon Butler, CB               San Diego Chargers              6-7

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

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

Next game: Thursday, December 12 @ Denver (8:25PM on NFL Network)

 

Chris Clemons, S                  Miami Dolphins                    7-6

Season stats: 69 tackles (46 solo, 23 assisted), an INT, 7 PDs, & 3 ST tackles (3 solo) in 13 games (13 starts)

Last game: 12 tackles (7 solo, 5 assisted) & a PD as the starting S in team’s 34-28 win at Pittsburgh

Next game: Sunday, December 15 vs. New England (1:00PM on CBS)

 

Kavell Conner, LB                Indianapolis Colts                 8-5

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

Last game: Not active in team’s 42-28 loss at Cincinnati

Next game: Sunday, December 15 vs. Houston (1:00PM on CBS)

 

Andre Ellington, RB              Arizona Cardinals                 7-5

Season stats: 83 carries for 486 yards (long of 80) with 3 TDs, 30 receptions (target: 43) for 264 yards (long of 36) with a TD, 1 KOR for 21 yards, & 2 miscellaneous tackles (1 solo, 1 assisted) in 12 games (one start)

Last game: 11 carries for 46 yards (long of 21) with a TD & 2 receptions (target: 2) for 17 yards (long of 9) in team’s 30-10 win over St. Louis

Next game: Sunday, December 15 @ Tennessee (4:25PM on FOX)

 

Jacoby Ford, WR                  Oakland Raiders                   4-9

Season stats: 5 carries for 15 yards (long of 4), 13 receptions (target: 22) for 99 yards (long of 22), 9 PR for 77 yards (long of 14), & 11 KOR for 253 yards (long of 30) in 13 games (one start)

Last game: 0 receptions (target: 1) in team’s 37-27 loss at NY Jets

Next game: Sunday, December 15 vs. Kansas City (4:05PM on CBS)

 

Marcus Gilchrist, SS              San Diego Chargers              6-7

Season stats: 58 tackles (42 solo, 16 assisted), a TFL (for 4 yards), 2 INTs (returned for 43 yards), 3 PDs, a FF, a FR, & 1 ST tackle (1 solo) in 13 games (13 starts)

Last game: 7 tackles (6 solo, 1 assisted), a FR, & 1 ST tackle (1 solo) as the starting SS in team’s 37-14 win over NY Giants

Next game: Thursday, December 12 @ Denver (8:25PM on NFL Network)

 

Malliciah Goodman, DE         Atlanta Falcons                    3-10

Season stats: 8 tackles (5 solo, 3 assisted), a TFL (for 1 yard), & a FR in 11 games

Last game: 1 tackle (1 assisted) & a FR in team’s 22-21 loss at Green Bay

Next game: Sunday, December 15 vs. Washington (1:00PM on FOX)

 

DeAndre Hopkins, WR           Houston Texans                    2-11

Season stats: 44 receptions (target: 77) for 707 yards (long of 66) with 2 TDs, 3 miscellaneous tackles, and a FF in 13 games (13 starts)

Last game: 3 receptions (target: 7) for 76 yards (long of 46) as the starting WR in team’s 27-20 loss at Jacksonville

Next game: Sunday, December 15 @ Indianapolis (1:00PM on CBS)

 

Jarvis Jenkins, DE                Washington Redskins            3-10

Season stats: 18 tackles (11 solo, 7 assisted), 1.5 sacks (for 7 yards), a TFL (for 3 yards) & 2 QB hits in nine games (four starts)

Last game: 5 tackles (4 solo, 1 assisted) as the starting LDE in team’s 45-10 loss to Kansas City

Next game: Sunday, December 15 @ Atlanta (1:00PM on FOX)

 

Byron Maxwell, CB               Seattle Seahawks                 11-2

Season stats: 21 tackles (19 solo, 2 assisted), an INT, 7 PDs, a FF, a FR, & 3 ST tackles (1 solo, 2 assisted) in 13 games (two starts)

Last game: 5 tackles (5 solo), an INT (returned 2 yards), & 3 PDs as the starting RCB in team’s 19-17 loss at San Francisco

Next game: Sunday, December 15 @ NY Giants (1:00PM on FOX)

 

Antoine McClain, OG             Buffalo Bills                         4-9

Season stats: Has yet to appear in a game

Last game: Not active in team’s 27-6 loss at Tampa Bay

Next game: Sunday, December 15 @ Jacksonville (1:00PM on CBS)

 

Michael Palmer, TE              Pittsburgh Steelers               5-8

Season stats: 1 reception (target: 1) for 8 yards, 1 KOR for 5 yards, & 1 ST tackle (solo) in 12 games

Last game: Played & did not record a stat in team’s 34-28 loss to Miai

Next game: Sunday, December 15 vs. Cincinnati (8:30PM on NBC)

 

Ricky Sapp, DE                     Houston Texans                    2-11

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

Last game: Not active in team’s 27-20 loss at Jacksonville

Next game: Sunday, December 15 @ Indianapolis (1:00PM on CBS)

 

Coty Sensabaugh, CB            Tennessee Titans                 5-8

Season stats: 22 tackles (19 solo, 3 assisted), a TFL (for 3 yards), 6 PDs, 2 FRs, & 4 ST tackles (4 solo) in 13 games (three starts)

Last game: PD as the starting CB in team’s 51-28 loss at Denver

Next game: Sunday, December 15 vs. Arizona (4:25PM on FOX)

 

C.J. Spiller, RB                    Buffalo Bills                         4-9

Season stats: 149 carries for 678 yards (long of 77) with 2 TDs & 25 receptions (target: 30) for 142 yards (long of 27) in 12 games (seven starts)

Last game: 11 carries for 22 yards (long of 7) & 1 reception (target: 1) for 26 yards as the starting RB in team’s 27-6 loss at Tampa Bay

Next game: Sunday, December 15 @ Jacksonville (1:00PM on CBS)

 

Brandon Thompson, DT        Cincinnati Bengals                9-4

Season stats: 20 tackles (13 solo, 7 assisted), 1.5 sacks (for 12.5 yards), 2 TFLs (for 10 yards), 4 QB hits, & a PD in 13 games (four starts)

Last game: 1 tackle (1 solo) & a PD as the starting DT in team’s 42-28 win over Indianapolis

Next game: Sunday, December 15 @ Pittsburgh (8:30PM on NBC)

 

Charlie Whitehurst, QB        San Diego Chargers              6-7

Season stats: 6 carries for -5 yards (long of 0) in two games

Last game: 3 carries for -2 yards in team’s 37-14 win over NY Giants

Next game: Thursday, December 12 @ Denver (8:25PM on NFL Network)

 

 

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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