WVU Alumni NFL Update

Week Two updates on WVU football players in the NFL

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Anthony Becht Tight End
Class of 1999
Anthony caught two short passes in the Buccanneer win this weekend for six yards. Again, Tampa Bay rushed for nearly 200 yards on the day.
This Week: W, 19-3 Buffalo    Record: 2-0    Next Week: @ Green Bay
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Rich Braham Offensive Lineman
Class of 1993
The Bengals offense was good for 167 yards on the ground this week in a convincing win over the Vikings. Rich was solid as usual from his starting center position.
This Week: W, 37-8 Minnesota   Record: 2-0    Next Week: @ Chicago
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Antonio Brown Wide Receiver
Class of 2001
After a rough outing, the Redskins have cut Antonio from the team. We'll keep our eyes open to see if Brown gets picked up by another squad.
This Week: W, 14-13 Dallas    Record: 2-0    Next Week: IDLE
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John Browning Defensive Lineman
Class of 1995
The Kansas City defense was tough up front again, holding the Raiders to just 71 yards on the ground in the win. John was shutout from the stat column in the contest.
This Week: W, 23-17 Oakland    Record: 2-0    Next Week: @ Denver
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Marc Bulger Quarterback
Class of 1999
Marc did just enough to keep the Rams ahead of the Cardinals in the win. He hit 18 of his 29 pass attempts for 216 yards, with one touchdown and one interception. His touchdown in the first quarter was enough for the St. Louis defense to hold on to. Marc was sacked four times in the game.
This Week: W, 17-12 Arizona   Record: 1-1    Next Week: TENNESSEE
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James Davis Linebacker
Class of 2002
A week after upsetting Green Bay, the Lions got destroyed by the Bears in a lopsided contest. James did record 5 tackles in the game.
This Week: L, 38-6 Chicago   Record: 1-1    Next Week: IDLE
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Barrett Green Linebacker
Class of 1999
Barrett was once again inactive in the Giants' win over the Saints.
This Week: W, 27-10 New Orleans   Record: 2-0    Next Week: @ San Diego
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Kay Jay Harris Running Back
Class of 2004
Kay Jay is on the Dolphins' practice squad.
This Week: L, 17-7   Record: 1-1    Next Week: CAROLINA
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Chris Henry Wide Receiver
Class of 2004
Chris was activated and played as the Bengals third receiver in their big win over Minnesota. Henry caught 4 passes for 45 yards in the romp.
This Week: W, 37-8 Minnesota   Record: 2-0    Next Week: @ Chicago
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Adam Jones Cornerback
Class of 2004
Pacman was activated and saw plenty of action for Tennessee this week. In the Titans' win, Adam had 4 tackles including one on special teams, and returned a kickoff for 23 yards.
This Week: W, 25-10 Baltimore   Record: 1-1    Next Week: @ St. Louis
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Antwan Lake Defensive Lineman
Class of 2001
Again, Antwan saw playing time, and recorded one tackle in the Falcon's loss. Atlanta allowed Shaun Alexander to run for over 140 yards in the loss.
This Week: L, 21-18 Seattle   Record: 1-1    Next Week: @ Buffalo
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Mike Logan Defensive Back
Class of 1996
Logan and the Steeler secondary held the Texans to just 167 yards through the air. Mike recorded two tackles in the win.
This Week: W, 22-7 Houston   Record: 2-0    Next Week: NEW ENGLAND
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Rasheed Marshall Wide Receiver
Class of 2004
Rasheed was again inactive in the 49ers' one-sided loss.
This Week: L, 42-3 Philadelphia   Record: 1-1    Next Week: DALLAS
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Corey McIntyre Fullback
Class of 2001
Corey saw special teams action, but did not break into the stat column in the Browns upset win over Green Bay.
This Week: W, 26-24 Green Bay   Record: 1-1    Next Week: @ Indianapolis
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Jerry Porter Wide Receiver
Class of 1999
Porter had 5 receptions for 68 yards in the Raiders second consecutive loss to open the season. Jerry is again on track to record right at 1000 yards receiving on the young season.
This Week: L, 23-17 Kansas City   Record: 0-2    Next Week: @ Philadelphia
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Todd Sauerbrun Punter
Class of 1994
Todd's play proved vital in the Broncos first win of the season. Sauerbrun averaged 44 yards on his three punts and pinned all of them inside the San Diego 20 yard line. Todd also recorded two touchbacks on kickoffs.
This Week: W, 20-17 San Diego   Record: 1-1    Next Week: KANSAS CITY
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Gary Stills Linebacker
Class of 1998
Gary was very active in the Kansas City win, recording a tackle on special teams, one pass breakup and a fumble recovery. After the Chiefs were forced to punt on their first possession, the Raiders muffed the punt which Gary recovered at the 17 yard line. This set up Kansas City's first touchdown.
This Week: W, 23-17 Oakland    Record: 2-0    Next Week: @ Denver
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John Thornton Defensive Lineman
Class of 1998
Despite a personal effort of just one tackle, John and the Bengal front line held Minnesota to 77 yards on the ground in the win.
This Week: W, 37-8 Minnesota   Record: 2-0    Next Week: @ Chicago
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Mike Vanderjagt Kicker
Class of 1992
Vanderjagt hit his only PAT, but his big moment came in the 4th quarter. Mike connected on a 40-yarder to give the Colts a three point lead. The kick was enough inside of two minutes to hold on for the win.
This Week: W, 10-7 Jacksonville   Record: 2-0    Next Week: CLEVELAND
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Quincy Wilson Running Back
Class of 2003
Quincy remains on the Bengals practice squad.
This Week: W, 37-8 Minnesota   Record: 2-0    Next Week: @ Chicago
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Dan Estep is a 2000 graduate of West Virginia University and a valued member of the BlueGoldNews.com online community. He provides updates on Mountaineers in the NFL every Tuesday.


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