The amount of activity was a little low again for former Brigham Young Cougars in the NFL. A strong day by Brett Keisel and a controversy surrounding Vic So’oto highlight the weekend in the NFL for former Cougars.
Ravens, Tight End Baltimore
Did not play; bye week.
This week: Bye
Season: 30 receptions, 276 yards, 2 touchdowns
Keisel had, possibly, his best game of the season. He made his presence felt on the Washington Redskins’ first possession of the game. On 3rd and 1, he teamed with Larry Foote to make a tackle for a three yard loss and force a punt. He teamed for another tackle in the second quarter, and got is final tackle on a solo take down in the fourth quarter when the Redskins were trying to comeback and win the game. His final tackle resulted in a seven yard loss, and set up a 3rd and 17. The Steelers won 27-12. It was the third time this season that Keisel has had three tackles or more.
This week: 3 tackles (1 solo)
Season: 14 tackles (6 solo)
Giants New York
Denney didn’t make any headlines against the New York Jets. Judging by the results, Denney did his duties well. On six punts,
averaged 53.8 yards,
and most of the punts were not returned. All three Dolphins field goal attempts
were good. Miami crushed the Jets
This week: None.
Season: 1 tackle (1 solo), 1 forced fumble
Reynolds started for the fifth time this season and has played in all seven Eagles games. The Eagles lost to the undefeated Atlanta Falcons 30-17.
Next: at New Orleans Saints
Raiders, Linebacker Oakland
In his third game with the Raiders, So’oto has been credited with his first tackle of the season in a 26-16 win against the Kansas City Chiefs. However, it is unknown when that tackle was made. So'oto is not given credit on the play-by-play for any of the tackles made in the game.
This week: 1 tackle
Total: 1 tackle
Buccaneers Tampa Bay
Kehl did not play in the Chiefs’ 26-16 loss to the Oakland Raiders.
No stats recorded yet.
The Editor appreciates all feedback. He can be reached via email at email@example.com