NFL Cougar Highlights: Week Six

WELL, ONE COUGAR came out of an overtime contest with a victory. QB Drew Bledsoe continued his winning ways at Dallas, passing for over 300 yards and leading the Cowboys to a 16-13 OT win over the New York Giants. Get the complete recap of his performance and the rest of the NFL Wazzu alums in our weekly round-up.

Calvin Armstrong, OT, Philadelphia, rookie: Did not play; bye week.

Drew Bledsoe, QB, Dallas, 13th season: Connected on 26 of 37 passes for 312 yards with one touchdown and an interception in Cowboys' 16-13 overtime win against the New York Giants. Also ran the ball three times for two yards.

Erik Coleman, S, New York Jets, 2nd season: Posted six solo tackles and assisted on another half-dozen during Jets' 27-17 loss to Buffalo.

Devard Darling, WR, Baltimore, 2nd season: No stats from the Ravens' 16-3 win against Cleveland.

James Darling, LB, Arizona, 9th season: Did not play; bye week.

Jason David, CB, Indianapolis, 2nd season: Indy takes on the St. Louis Rams on Monday Night Football.

Steve Gleason, S, New Orleans, 5th season: No stats from the Saints' 34-31 loss to Atlanta.

Jason Hanson, K, Detroit, 14th season: Booted a pair of field goals (from 52 and 25 yards) and two extra points in the Lions' 21-20 setback to Carolina.

Rian Lindell, K, Buffalo. 6th season: Connected on two field goals (from 50 and 38 yards) and three PATs in Bills' 27-17 defeat of the New York Jets.

Rien Long, DT, Tennessee, 3rd season: After a two sack performance last weekend, the Anacortes native recorded just one defensive stop in Titans' 31-23 fall to Cincy.

Rob Meier, DE, Jacksonville, 6th season: No stats from Jags' 23-17 overtime victory against Pittsburgh.

Karl Paymah, CB, Denver, rookie: Notched one tackle and assisted on another in Broncos' 28-20 win against the Pats.

McKenzi Smith, RB, Kansas City, 2nd season: Did not play. Assigned to Chiefs' practice squad.

Raonall Smith, LB, Minnesota, 4th season: Tallied three solo tackles in Vikings' 28-3 loss to Da Bears.

Lamont Thompson, S, Tennessee, 4th season: Notched three solo stops and helped out on two more in Titans' 31-23 loss to the Bengals .

Robbie Tobeck, C, Seattle, 13th season: Started for the Hawks in their 42-10 spanking of Houston.

Marcus Trufant, CB, Seattle, 3rd season: Posted one tackle in Seattle's 42-10 rout of the Texans.

Cory Withrow, C, Minnesota, 7th season: Not stats from Viks' 28-3 downfall to Chicago. The Spokane native lost his starting job earlier this week, which likely led to Minnesota's defeat.


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