Tigers in NFL

Week three of the NFL exhibition season is nearly completed and some of your former LSU Tigers are anxiously waiting to see if they will be on an NFL roster come opening day. Here is a look at some of the highlights from week three of the pre-season along with a rundown on where everyone stands through August 23.

Week 3 Highlights

 

***     Jamarcus Russell had his roughest outing of the pre-season as the Raiders were shutout by Arizona 24-0. Russell was sacked four times and threw an interception while going 14-for-28 with 140 yards passing.

 

***     Michael Clayton grabbed a 10-yard touchdown pass from Jeff Garcia in the second quarter and finished with two catches for 22 yards a score in Tampa Bay’s 23-17 loss to Jacksonville.

 

***     Early Doucet played for the first time this pre-season and caught one pass for seven yards in Arizona’s 24-0 win over Oakland.

 

***     Chevis Jackson logged his first interception as a Falcon and returned it 22 yards in Atlanta’s 17-3 victory over Tennessee. The rookie cornerback also has one solo tackle in the win.

 

***     Glenn Dorsey had three solo tackles in Kansas City’s 24-0 loss to Miami.

 

***     Josh Reed got his first taste of football this pre-season as he took the field for the first time in Buffalo’s 20-7 win over Indianapolis. He caught three passes for 34 yards and also rushed once for three yards.


***     A few more players will be in action on Monday as Seattle will meet San Diego where Howard Green is expected to play for the Seahawks while Jacob Hester and Craig Davis should see plenty of action for the Chargers.


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Passing G GS Com Att Pct. Yards TD INT Rate Sacks
JaMarcus Russell 3 3 26 50 52.0 228 1 1 62.8 6
Matt Flynn 3 0 19 29 65.5 132 0 0 87.1 3

Rushing G GS Att Yds TD Avg. Long
Jacob Hester 3 1 34 129 3 3.8 22
LaBrandon Toefield 3 0 20 66 0 3.3 12
Joseph Addai 4 4 18 35 0 1.9 15
Justin Vincent 2 0 10 28 0 2.8 7
Kevin Faulk 3 0 3 10 0 3.3 9
Craig Davis 2 2 1 10 0 10.0 10
Devery Henderson 2 2 1 9 0 9.0 9
Matt Flynn 3 0 3 1 0 0.3 5
JaMarcus Russell 3 3 1 1 0 1.0 1
Michael Clayton 3 2 1 1 0 1 1
Josh Reed 1 1 1 3 0 3 3

Receiving G GS Rec Yds TD Avg. Long
Michael Clayton 3 2 4 44 1 11.0 13
Craig Davis 3 2 2 40 0 20.0 23
Dwayne Bowe 3 3 4 36 0 9.0 11
Josh Reed 1 1 3 34 0 11.3 15
Robert Royal 3 2 3 29 2 9.7 13
Joseph Addai 4 4 6 25 0 4.2 9
Devery Henderson 2 2 3 24 0 8.0 11
Skyler Green 3 0 1 21 0 21.0 21
Kevin Faulk 3 0 2 11 0 5.5 7
Keith Zinger 3 1 2 9 0 4.5 6
Early Doucet 1 0 1 7 0 7.0 7
Jacob Hester 3 1 3 -1 0 0.3 4
Justin Vincent 3 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
LaBrandon Toefield 3 0 0 0 0 0.0 0

Punting G Punts Yds Avg. Net Long In 20
Donnie Jones 3 16 744 46.5 35.6 63 6

Returns KR Yds TD Avg. Long PR Yds TD Avg. Long
Skyler Green 2 49 0 24.5 26 5 13 0 2.6 15
Craig Davis 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 36 0 36.0 36
Kevin Faulk 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0

Defense G GS Stops Solo Ast Sacks INT PBU
Ali Highsmith 3 0 9 9 0 0.0 0 1
Bradie James 3 3 8 6 2 0.0 0 1
Ronnie Prude 3 0 8 8 0 0.0 1 1
Howard Green 3 0 8 7 1 2.0 1 1
Kyle Williams 3 3 6 4 2 0.0 0 0
E.J. Kuale 3 0 5 5 0 0.0 0 0
Craig Steltz 3 0 5 4 1 0.0 0 0
Ryan Clark 3 3 5 3 2 0.0 0 0
Randall Gay 3 2 5 3 2 0.0 0 0
Corey Webster 3 3 5 4 1 0.0 0 0
Eric Alexander 3 0 4 3 1 0.0 0 1
Chevis Jackson 3 2 4 4 0 0.0 1 2
Glenn Dorsey 2 2 4 4 0 0.0 0 0
Chase Pittman 3 0 4 4 0 0.0 0 0
Marcus Spears 3 3 3 2 1 0.0 0 0
Mark Roman 2 2 2 1 1 0.0 0 0
Travis Daniels 3 0 1 1 0 0.0 0 1
Jarvis Green 1 0 1 1 0 0.0 0 0
LaRon Landry 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Cameron Vaughn 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0

Offensive Linemen G GS
Andrew Whitworth 3 3
Stephen Peterman 3 3
Kevin Mawae 3 3
Alan Faneca 3 3
Rudy Niswanger 3 3
Todd McClure 2 2
Ben Wilkerson 3 0
Nate Livings 3 0
Brian Johnson 3 0


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