Here is this week's spotlight on former Tigers in the NFL.
RB Joseph Addai
(Indianapolis Colts) – Addai led the Colts in rushing with 85 yards on 11
carries and he added 1 reception for 20 yards during the Colts 36-22 win over
LB Eric Alexander
(New England Patriots) – Alexander had one tackle on special teams in New
England's 28-6 win over Buffalo.
DL Kenderick Allen
(Green Bay Packers) – Allen was placed on injured reserve on 10/4 and is still
WR Bennie Brazell
(Cincinnati Bengals) – Brazell has been on injured reserve since week one and is
still on the shelf.
FS Ryan Clark
(Pittsburgh Steelers) – Clark tied for the team
lead with 8 tackles (7 solos & 1 assist) in the 41-38 loss to the
WR Michael Clayton
(Tampa Bay Buccaneers) – Clayton led Tampa Bay in receiving with 3 catches for 30
yards as the Bucs defeated the Eagles 23-21.
DB Travis Daniels
(Miami Dolphins) – Daniels was not active for the 34-24 loss to Green
RB Domanick Davis
(Houston Texans) – Davis is out for the year with a knee
OL Alan Faneca
(Pittsburgh Steelers) – Faneca started at his usual left guard spot in the 41-38
overtime loss to Atlanta.
RB Kevin Faulk
(New England Patriots) – Faulk caught 1 pass for 11 yards and ran once for a 3
yard loss. In the return game, he took 2 punts back for 20 yards and 1 kickoff
DB Randall Gay
(New England Patriots) – "Blue" Gay was placed on injured reserve and will miss
the remainder of the season for the Patriots.
DL Jarvis Green
(New England Patriots) – Jarvis had 1 tackle and he also batted down a pass at
the line in the Patriots win over the Bills.
WR Skyler Green
(Dallas Cowboys) – Skyler was not active for the Monday night loss to the
WR Devery Henderson (New Orleans Saints) – Devery and the Saints were off this
DL Marquise Hill
(New England Patriots) – Hill was not active for the Patriots win over the
LB Bradie James
(Dallas Cowboys) – Bradie had 1 solo stop and he recovered a fumble in a 36-22
loss to the Giants.
CB Tory James
(Cincinnati Bengals) –James started at corner and finished with 5 stops (4 solos
& 1 assist) as the Bengals defeated Carolina 17-14.
P Donnie Jones
(Miami Dolphins) – Jones punted 4 times and averaged 39.5 yards a kick with 2
punts downed inside the 20-yard line. His longest kick was 45 yards in the 34-24
loss to Green
WR Eddie Kennison
(Kansas City Chiefs) – "Boo" had 2 grabs for 30 yards with one of them going for
a 21-yard touchdown in the 30-27 win over San Diego
OL Kevin Mawae
(Tennessee Titans) – The Titans had a bye during week
OL Todd McClure
(Atlanta Falcons) – McClure started at center in the 41-38 overtime win over the
DT Anthony McFarland (Indianapolis Colts) – McFarland started at defensive tackle
in his first game as a Colt and finished with 2 solo
OL Rudy Niswanger
(Kansas City Chiefs) – Niswanger was not active in the victory over the
DE Melvin Oliver
49ers) – The 49ers were off this week.
CB Ronnie Prude
(Baltimore Ravens) – Prude and the Raves were off this week.
WR Josh Reed
(Buffalo Bills) – Reed had 4 grabs for 32 yards in Buffalo's 28-6 loss to New
DB Mark Roman
49ers) – San Fran was off during week seven.
TE Robert Royal
(Buffalo Bills) – Royal had his best game of the year as a pass receiver in the
loss to the Patriots. He caught 4 passes for 36 yards with his longest catch
going for 21 yards.
DE Marcus Spears
(Dallas Cowboys) – Spears was held in check with 3 stops (2 solos & 1
assist) as Dallas dropped one to the Giants.
RB LaBrandon Toefield (Jacksonville Jaguars) – Toefield played but he did not run
the ball or catch any passes in Jacksonville's
27-7 loss to Houston.
CB Corey Webster
(New York Giants) – Webster started at corner and had a team-high 5 solo tackles
in the win over Dallas.
OL Andrew Whitworth (Cincinnati Bengals) – After starting previously at guard,
Whitworth got his first NFL start at left tackle in a 17-14 victory over
DT Kyle Williams
(Buffalo Bills) – Kyle started for the second consecutive week and finished 3
tackles (2 solos & 1 assist) in the loss to New
DT Claude Wroten
(St. Louis Rams) – The Rams were off this week.