*****Former Guilford County football players/area football players and how it went for them on Sunday in the NFL…..*****
Local Pros and how they did in the show(NFL) on Sunday(12/17/17) in this, “The Season of ’17”
WR Keenan Allen(Northern Guilford HS/Cal) Allen with 5 receptions/Targeted 8 times, for 54 yards on Saturday vs. the Kansas City Chiefs….Season for Allen:88 receptions/Targeted 136 times for 1,197 yards/5 TD’s…
LB Christian McCain(Northern Guilford HS/Cal)……Did not see McCain in the game for the LA Chargers on Saturday…..
RB Tarik Cohen(Bunn HS/N.C. A&T)….Cohen with 2 carries for 1 yard, 4 pass receptions for 16 yards, 3 Kickoff Returns for 62 yards, plus 1 Punt Returns for 2 yards for the Chicago Bears in a 20-10 Bears’ loss to the Detroit Lions on Saturday…..80 yards Total for Cohen on Saturday night.
DL D.J. Reader(Grimsley HS/Clemson) for Houston Texans vs. the 49ers, with 2 Tackles and both were Solo Tackles in a 45-7 loss for the Texans to the the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday….
DB Marcus Gilchrist(High Point Andrews HS/Clemson)….Houston Texans’ DB with 6 Tackles and 5 were Solo Tackles and Gilchrist had 1 TFL vs. Jacksonville…..Gilchrist was the leading tackler for the Texans on Sunday, in their loss to the Jags….
DB David Amerson(Dudley HS/N.C. State) David Amerson continues to be missing from the lineup for the Oakland Raiders on Sundays…Has been gone for a long while now and might have been a concussion, that knocked him out of the lineup….Loss on Sunday night by Raiders, to the Dallas Cowboys….
DL Larry Ogunjobi(Ragsdale/UNC Charlotte)….Larry Ogunjobi for the Cleveland Browns with 4 Tackles and 3 were Solo Tackles, plus in another loss by the Browns on Sunday, this time around, to the Baltimore Ravens….
TE Eric Ebron(Smith HS/UNC)…..Eric Ebron for the Detroit Lions on Sunday with 5 receptions for 33 yards and 1 TD in the Lions’ win over the Chicago Bears on Saturday and Ebron was targeted 7 times and caught 5 footballs….
DE William Hayes(High Point Andrews/Winston-Salem State University)….No William Hayes in a loss by his Miami Dolphins to the Bills on Sunday….
WR Maurice Harris(Northern Guilford HS/Cal) No Maurice Harris on Sunday for the Redskins vs. the Arizona Cardinals…..
DL Brandon Banks(Southwest Guilford HS/Charlotte) Called up earlier from the Washington Redskins practice squad, Have NOT see him in there lately for the ‘Skins……Was not in there Sunday, vs. the Arizona Cardinals….
WR Brian Quick(Appalachian State U.), No Brian Quick for the Washington Redskins vs. the Arizona Cardinals, on Sunday…..
RB T.J. Logan(Northern Guilford HS/UNC) stays on the DL and looks like he will not be back for the Arizona Cardinals in 2017, after injuring his wrist, early in the season….
RB James Summers(Page HS/East Carolina) was on the Practice/Taxi squad for the Arizona Cardinals and he got a look from the Atlanta Falcons, but still no steady work for James Summers, in the NFL….
P/K Kasey Redfern(Ragsdale HS/Wofford) on the DL for the Detroit Lions…..Done for the year/season….
*****Kelvin Benjamin(Florida State/Carolina Panthers) now with the Buffalo Bills)…..Bills’ Benjamin with 2 receptions for 20 yards in the Bills’ win over Miami on Sunday….
Cam Newton(Auburn/Carolina Panthers) was 20-31 for 242 yards passing on Sunday with 4 TD passes and 0 interceptions and he ran the ball 14 times for 58 yards vs. the Green Bay Packers on Sunday…
Greg Olsen(U of Miami/Carolina Panthers) 9 receptions for 116 yards/1 TD on Sunday in the win by the Panthers over the Packers…..Olsen was targeted 12 times by QB Cam Newton in the game on Sunday….
Kurt Coleman(Ohio State/Carolina Panthers) with 10 Tackles and 6 were Solo Tackles with one Pass Deflection on Sunday vs. the Packers…..
Christian McCaffrey(Stanford/Carolina Panthers) with 12 carries for 63 yards, plus 6 receptions for 73 yards and a TD on Sunday in the Panthers’ victory over the Green Bay Packers…..136 Total Yards for McCaffrey…..McCaffrey now with 73 receptions on the season….