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NFL Europe Week 7 update

Packers running back Herbert "Whisper" Goodman and defensive back Hurley Tarver will be playing in front of a national audience this Sunday as the Scottish Claymores travel to play the Berlin Thunder in NFL Europe Week 8.<p>

The game will be broadcast on the Fox network beginning at noon (CT) on Sunday from Jahn Stadium in Berlin. It will be the first of a home and home series between the two teams, with Berlin (3-4) traveling to Scotland (4-3) to play in Week 9. Both teams are still in World Bowl contention.

Goodman and Tarver each helped the Claymores upend the Amsterdam Admirals, 17-13, last weekend. Tarver had one interception with a 30-yard return. Goodman rushed for 86 yards on 21 carries. The Claymores have a 4-0 record when Goodman carries the ball 20 or more times. He currently ranks third in NFL Europe rushing with 541 yards on 132 carries.

Here is how other Packers performed last weekend:

Linebacker Paris Lenon started for Amsterdam and had five tackles, one pass defensed and a special teams stop.

Running back Joey Dozier started for the Frankfurt Galaxy (5-2) and had a 13-yard kickoff return in a 31-10 loss to F.C. Barcelona.

Offensive lineman Tim Stuber started for Barcelona, which won its second game of the season.

WEEK EIGHT SCHEDULE

Rhein Fire at F.C. Barcelona Dragons, 11:30 a.m. (ET), Sat. June 1, DIRECTV, Chan. 704

Frankfurt Galaxy at Amsterdam Admirals, 12 p.m. (CT), Sat. June 1, FOX Sports Net *

Scottish Claymores at Berlin Thunder, 12 p.m. (CT), Sun. June 2, FOX

* – Check local listings for air time and channel number.


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