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September 10, 2013

Pack Pros: NFL week one







NFL Wolfpack players
Player
Position
Team
Played at NC State
David Amerson
CB
Washington Redskins
2010-12
The rookie started the first game of his NFL career and finished the Redskins' 33-27 loss to the Eagles with four tackles and a pass deflection.
Andre Brown
RB
New York Giants
2005-08
The fourth-year back played in all four preseason contests, but broke his leg in the finale ... The back was placed on the short-term injured reserve, which means he must miss the first eight weeks but he can return to practice after week six and to the game field after week eight ... It was the same left leg that Brown broke last November, which ended his 2012 campaign.
Audie Cole
LB
Minnesota Vikings
2008-11
Cole notched one special teams tackle in the Vikings' 34-24 loss to the Lions.
Jerricho Cotchery
WR
Pittsburgh Steelers
2000-03
The veteran hauled in four passes for 34 yards and a touchdown in his team's 16-9 loss to the Titans ... Cotchery was targeted seven times and was the third-leading receiver for the Steelers.
Mike Glennon
QB
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
2011-12
The rookie did not appear in the Bucs' 18-17 loss to the Jets.
T.J. Graham
WR
Buffalo Bills
2008-11
The second-year receiver got the starting nod for the Bills, who fell to the Patriots, 23-21 ... Graham rushed one time for five yards and was also targeted once through the air ... Graham's rush actually accounted for the team's longest play when the 15-yard personal foul for unnecessary roughness was tacked on after the original gain ... He also had a 19-yard kickoff return.
Leroy Harris
OL
Detroit Lions
2003-06
The veteran center was not active for the Lions in their 34-24 win over the Vikings.
Steven Hauschka
K
Seattle Seahawks
2007
The sixth-year kicker was 2-for-2 on field goals with a long of 40 and kicked off four times with a quartet of touchbacks in the Seahawks' 12-7 win over the Panthers.
Nate Irving
LB
Denver Broncos
2007-10
The third-year linebacker did not get credit for a start as the Broncos opened in their nickel package, but Irving did tally four stops, including one tackle for loss.
Markus Kuhn
DT
New York Giants
2007-11
Kuhn is still recovering from the knee injury that ended his rookie campaign ... Coach Tom Coughlin did say on Aug. 22 the big man is getting closer to returning from the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list.
Ted Larsen
OL
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
2006-09
The fourth-year lineman played as a reserve at both guard and center for the Bucs in their 18-17 loss to the Jets.
Manny Lawson
LB
Cincinnati Bengals
2002-05
The free agent addition started at strongside linebacker for the Bills and tallied four stops in the team's 23-21 loss to the Patriots.
Terrell Manning
LB
San Diego Chargers
2009-11
The second-year pro was released by the Packers when they made their final cuts and was added to San Diego's roster ... However, he did not play in his team's 31-28 loss to the Texans.
Tobais Palmer
WR
Jacksonville Jaguars
2011-12
Palmer was released by the Jaguars when they made their final cuts, but was added to the team's practice squad.
Philip Rivers
QB
San Diego Chargers
2000-03
The field general opened his eighth straight year as the Chargers' starting quarterback and completed 14 of 29 passes (48.3 percent) for 195 yards, four touchdowns and one interception ... Rivers recorded a passer rating of 95.5 and also recorded an 18-yard rush, a longer run than any of his scrambles in the last five years, but San Diego fell to Houston, 31-28.
J.R. Sweezy
OG
Seattle Seahawks
2009-11
The second-year pro started at right guard for the Seahawks in their 12-7 win over the Panthers.
Stephen Tulloch
LB
Detroit Lions
2003-05
The eighth-year middle linebacker led the Lions to a 34-24 victory over the Vikings ... Tulloch notched three tackles, one interception and a sack in the contest.
Mario Williams
LB
Buffalo Bills
2003-05
Williams recorded the start for the Bills in their 23-21 loss to the Patriots and notched a pair of stops.
Adrian Wilson
S
New England Patriots
1998-2000
The veteran safety started three preseason contests and played in the other while he totaled nine stops ... However, he was placed on injured reserve on Aug. 31 and it was not the short-term injured reserve designation, which would allow him to return later in the season.
C.J. Wilson
CB
Chicago Bears
2009-12
The undrafted rookie, who made the Bears' roster outright, was not active for the team's season-opening 24-21 win over the Bengals.
Russell Wilson
QB
Seattle Seahawks
2008-10
The second-year signal caller finished the Seahawks' 12-7 win over the Panthers 25 of 33 passing (75.8 percent) for 320 yards and a touchdown ... He also rushed five times for seven yards and recorded a passer rating of 115.7.
Earl Wolff
QB
Philadelphia Eagles
2009-12
The rookie played in the Eagles' 33-27 victory over the Redskins, but did not record any statistics.
Willie Young
DE
Detroit Lions
2006-09
The fourth-year end logged three tackles, including one for loss, and a quarterback hurry in the Lions' 34-24 win over the Vikings.









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