A weekly team-by-team update on how former LSU Tigers are doing in the NFL.
The Cardinals lost to the Saints 31-7. Tyrann Mathieu started at defensive back and recorded 10 tackles, one pass deflection and intercepted a Drew Brees pass in the end zone. Patrick Peterson started at cornerback and recorded two tackles. He also has one rush for 11 yards, one reception for -2 yards and returned two punts for 15 yards. Kevin Minter was inactive. Curtis Taylor was signed to the practice squad.
The Ravens defeated the Texans 30-9. Marcus Spears played at defensive tackle and recorded three tackles, two of them behind the line of scrimmage.
The Bills lost to the Jets 27-20. Kyle Williams started at defensive tackle and recorded two tackles and one quarterback hurry. Rob Brooks was inactive with a foot injury.
The Panthers defeated the Giants 38-0. Brandon LaFell caught three passes for 53 yards, including touchdown receptions of 16 and 20 yards apiece. He also recorded one tackle.
The Bears defeated the Steelers 40-23. Craig Steltz played but accumulated no stats and Michael Ford was inactive.
The Bengals defeated the Packers 34-30. Andrew Whitworth started at left tackle. The Bengals rushed for 82 yards and quarterback Andy Dalton was sacked four times.
The Browns defeated the Vikings 31-27. Barkevious Mingo recorded four tackles, two of which went for a loss. He also registered his second sack of the season and a quarterback hurry. Chris Faulk remains on the physically unable to perform list.
The Cowboys defeated the Rams 31-7. Morris Claiborne started at cornerback and recorded two tackles and a pass deflection. Danny McCray made one special teams tackle.
The Broncos defeated the Raiders 37-21. Trindon Holliday returned three punts for a total of 34 yards, including a long of 20.
The Texans lost to the Ravens 30-9. Sam Montgomery was inactive for the game.
The Colts defeated the 49ers 27-7. Kelvin Sheppard recorded three tackles, one for a loss, and one pass deflection. Ricky Jean-Francois played but accumulated no stats, and LaRon Landy missed the game due to an ankle injury.
KANSAS CITY CHIEFS:
The Chiefs defeated the Eagles 26-16. Tyson Jackson started at defensive end and recorded two tackles. Dwayne Bowe started at wide receiver and made one catch for four yards.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS:
The Patriots defeated the Buccaneers 23-3. Stevan Ridley rushed 11 times for 35 yards and caught one pass for eight yards.
NEW YORK GIANTS:
The Giants lost to the Panthers 38-0. Reuben Randle caught two passes for a team-high 40 yards. Corey Webster missed the game due to a hip injury.
The Raiders lost to the Broncos 37-21. Matt Flynn went 1-for-2 with 19 yards passing after entering the game in the fourth quarter.
The Eagles lost to the Chiefs 26-16. Donnie Jones punted four times averaging 37.0 yards per punt. He put two punts inside the 20-yard line and had a long for 41 yards. Bennie Logan played but accumulated no stats.
The Steelers lost to the Bears 40-23. Ryan Clark started at safety and recorded three tackles. Al Woods played but accumulated no stats.
ST. LOUIS RAMS:
The Rams lost to the Cowboys 31-7. Joe Barksdale started on the offensive line. The Rams rushed for 35 yards and quarterback Sam Bradford got sacked six times. Michael Brockers started at defensive tackle and recorded three tackles.
SAN DIEGO CHARGERS:
The Chargers lost to the Titans 20-17. Brandon Taylor was inactive. Drake Nevis was released.
SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS:
The 49ers lost to the Colts 27-7. Eric Reid started at safety and recorded five tackles and one pass deflection. Glenn Dorsey recorded one tackle.
The Seahawks defeated the Jaguars 45-17. Spencer Ware was inactive for the game and Tharold Simon remains on the physically unable to perform list.
TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS:
The Buccaneers lost to the Patriots 23-3. Russell Shepard played but accumulated no stats. Jacob Cutrera remains on injured reserve.
The Titans defeated the Chargers 20-17. Lavar Edwards was
inactive for the game.
The Redskins lost to the Lions 27-20. Perry Riley started at linebacker and recorded 10 tackles, one tackle for loss, two quarterback hurries and one pass deflection. LINK