NFL Cougar Highlights: Week Ten

IT WAS AN uneventful weekend of football for Cougar greats in the NFL, but New Orleans fullback Jed Collins made the most of his lone reception. His overtime catch set up the game-winning field goal for the Saints on Sunday.

Here's how all of the NFL Cougars performed in week ten:

Hamza Abdullah, S, Arizona, 7th season: Recorded one special teams tackle in the Cardinals' 21-17 victory against Philadelphia.

Husain Abdullah, S, Minnesota, 4th season: Tallied three solo tackles in the Vikings' 45-7 fall to Green Bay on Monday night.

Erik Coleman, S, Detroit, 8th season: Did not play; out for the season on injured reserve with an ankle injury.

Jed Collins, FB, New Orleans, 3rd season :Caught one pass for 12 yards in the Saints' 26-23 win against Atlanta. That lone reception placed the Saints in field goal range for the eventual game-winning kick in overtime.

Eric Frampton, S, Minnesota, 5th season: No recorded stats in the Vikings fall to the Packers.

Brandon Gibson, WR, St. Louis, 3rd season: The Puyallup native had no recorded stats from the Rams' 13-12 victory against Cleveland.

Jason Hanson, K, Detroit, 20th season: The Spokane native was perfect on two field goal attempts (long of 35) and one extra-point the Lions' 37-13 loss to Chicago.

Jerome Harrison, RB, Detroit, 6th season: Did not play; placed on the club's reserve/non-football illness due to a brain tumor.

Jason Hill, WR, Jacksonville, 5th season :No recorded stats from the Jags' 17-3 win against Indianapolis.

Chris Ivory, RB, New Orleans, 2nd season :Declared inactive (hamstring) for the Saints' 26-23 overtime defeat of the Falcons.

Rian Lindell, K, Buffalo, 12th season: Did not play; out with a shoulder injury. The Vancouver, Wash. native broke a bone in his shoulder making a touchdown-saving tackle on kick coverage in week nine. This is the first game he has missed in nine years.

Ropati Pitoitua, DE, New York Jets, 3rd season: Posted two tackles (1 solo) in the Jets' 23-16 loss to New England.

Marcus Trufant, DB, Seattle, 9th season: Did not play; out for the season on injured reserve (back).

Zack Williams, G, Carolina, rookie: Did not play; on injured reserve (ACL).

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