Monday, November 9, 2009

Tigers in the NFL

Justin Smith, #94 San Francisco 49ers vs. Tennessee Titans

With 29 tackles and a sack this season, the first round draft pick added one more tackle against the Titans on Sunday.

Jeremy Maclin, #18 Philadelphia Eagles vs. Dallas Cowboys

Maclin surpassed 200 yards on the season against the Dallas Cowboys. He had three catches for 44 yards on Sunday. He’s averaging 13.5 yards a game and has three NFL touchdowns.

Atiyyah Ellison, #99 Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Kansas City Chiefs

The Parkway South High School grad keeps adding on tackles for the Jaguars. In a 3-point win over the Chiefs, Ellison recorded one more for the season.

Justin Gage, #12 Tennessee Titans @ San Francisco 49ers

Gage led the Titans in receptions on Sunday with four. He nearly reached 100 yards, getting 97 against the 49ers. He now has 22 receptions for 302 yards this season.

Chase Daniel, #10 New Orleans Saints vs. Carolina Panthers

Former Mizzou Quarterback Chase Daniel has been enjoying his time learning from experienced great NFL quarterbacks on the undefeated New Orleans Saints. As the Saints defeated the Panthers by 10, Daniel’s family watched from the crowd. He said on Twitter, “The Fam is in town, big win! Can't wait to show them all over Nola! 8-0!” (via @ChaseDaniel)

Ziggy Hood, #96 Pittsburgh Steelers @ Denver Broncos

The first round draft pick will keep getting NFL Defense experience tonight on Monday Night Football.  Look for him at 7:30 on ESPN.