Weekly review of Marshall Alumni in the NFL.
1. Ahmad Bradshaw, Running Back, New York Giants
In Monday night’s 17-16 loss to the Washington Redskins, New York Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw rushed for 103 yards on 24 carries. He also caught two passes for 13 yards.
2. C.J Spillman, Safety, San Francisco 49ers
C.J Spillman recorded one special teams tackle during the San Francisco 49ers 16-13 loss to the St. Louis Rams.
3. Doug Legursky, Guard/Center, Pittsburgh Steelers
With starting left guard Willie Colon out with a knee injury, Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey slid over to his spot, allowing Doug Legursky to start in the middle. Pittsburg beat the Biltmore Ravens 23-20 on a last second Shaun Suisham field goal.
4. Byron Leftwich, Quarterback, Pittsburgh Steelers
Byron Leftwich was inactive for Sunday’s win over the Ravens as he recovers from a rib injury suffered two weeks ago.
5. Albert McClellan, Linebacker, Baltimore Ravens
After only recording two assisted tackles last week, Ravens linebacker Albert McClellan upped his production, making four tackles in Sunday’s loss to Pittsburgh.
6. Lee Smith, Tight End, Buffalo Bills
A week removed from his first career touchdown, Lee Smith was held off the stat sheet in the Buffalo Bills 34-18 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars.
7. Randy Moss, Wide Receiver, San Francisco 49ers
Targeted five times, 49ers receiver Randy Moss caught three passes for 30 yards during Sunday’s loss to St. Louis.
8. Vinny Curry, Defensive End, Philadelphia Eagles
Despite being active for the second straight game, Eagles defensive end Vinny Curry only played 19 snaps, registering one tackle, in Philadelphia’s 38-33 loss to the Dallas Cowboys. On Monday Curry’s position coach, Jim Washburn, was fired.
9. Mario Harvey, Linebacker, Indianapolis Colts
Active for the first time in three weeks, Mario Harvey did not record a tackle during the Indianapolis Colts 35-33 win over the Detroit Lions.
11. Chris Crocker, Safety, Cincinnati Bengals
Chris Crocker registered four tackles, three of them solo, as the Cincinnati Bengals defeated the San Diego Chargers 20-13.