Another former Cougar hit paydirt, as running back Chris Ivory rushed for a four-yard TD against Green Bay, also in a losing effort.
Here’s how the NFL Cougs performed in week 2:
Husain Abdullah, S, Kansas City, 6th season: Recorded one tackle in the Chiefs’ 24-17 loss to Denver.
Deone Bucannon, S, Arizona, Rookie: Posted six tackles (5 solo) in the Cardinals’ 25-14 victory against the New York Giants.
Jed Collins, FB, Detroit, 5th season: Caught two passes for 3 yards, including a 1-yard touchdown reception in the third quarter of the Lions’24-7 loss to Carolina.
John Fullington, T, San Francisco, rookie: Did not play; assigned to the 49ers’ practice squad.
Brandon Gibson, WR, Miami, 6th season: The Puyallup native caught three passes for 27 yards in the Dolphins’ 29-10 loss to Buffalo.
Chris Ivory, RB, New York Jets, 5th season: Rushed the ball 13 times for 43 yards, including a 4-yard touchdown run, in the Jets’ 31-24 fall to Green Bay. He also caught one pass for 3 yards.
Travis Long, LB, Philadelphia, 1st year: Did not play; on injured reserve.
Ropati Pitoitua, DE, Tennessee, 6th season: The Tacoma native tallied three tackles, including a sack, in the Titans’ 26-10 fall to Dallas.
Jeff Tuel, QB, Buffalo, 2nd season: Did not play; assigned to the Bills’ practice squad.
Marquess Wilson, WR, Chicago, 2nd season: Did not play; on injured reserve with a designation to return.
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