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Mountaineers in the Pros: Week 7

Anthony G. Halkias

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photo courtesy of Ashley Landis/The Dallas Morning News

It was another big week for the Mountaineers in the NFL, so let’s take a look at how those players performed in week 7.

‘Eer of the Week: Tavon Austin

Tavon Austin
Dallas Cowboys (NFL) 
WR | 5-8 | 179
Baltimore, Md.

Tavon Austin scored the first touchdown for the Cowboys on Sunday night.  He would finish with one rush for 20 yards and a touchdown.

Next game: Bye week

‘Eers who played or were active: 

Najee Goode
Jacksonville Jaguars (NFL) 
LB | 6-0 | 244
Cleveland, Ohio

Following his ‘Eer of the Week performance, Najee Goode got his second consecutive start of the season vs the Bengals on Sunday.  He left the game after just 3 plays at LB with a foot injury and is now listed as questionable for week 8.

Next game: Sun 10/27 1:00 p.m. vs Jets

Kyzir White
Los Angeles Chargers (NFL) 
LB | 6-2 | 218
Macungie, Pa.

Kyzir White started in the Chargers’ 23-20 loss to the Titans.  White would finish with one assisted tackle.

Next game: Sun 10/27 1:00 p.m. vs Bears

Trevon Wesco
New York Jets (NFL) 
TE | 6-3 | 267
Martinsburg, W.Va.

Trevon Wesco saw action on special teams on Monday night.  He did not record any stats.

Next game: Sun 10/27 1:00 p.m. vs Jaguars

Rasul Douglas
Philadelphia Eagles (NFL) 
CB | 6-2 | 209
East Orange, N.J.

Rasul Douglas started in the Eagles blowout loss to the Cowboys on Sunday night.  Douglas recorded 5 tackles.

Next game: Sun 10/27 1:00 p.m. vs Bills

Geno Smith
Seattle Seahawks (NFL) 
QB | 6-3 | 221
Miramar, Fla.

Geno Smith backed up Russell Wilson, but did not see any game action.

Next game: Sun 10/27 1:00 p.m. vs Falcons

David Long
Tennessee Titans (NFL) 
LB | 5-11 | 225
Cincinnati, Ohio

David Long recorded his first career tackle against the Chargers on Sunday.  He would finish the game with one tackle.

Next game: Sun 10/27 1:00 p.m. vs Tampa Bay

Mark Glowinski
Indianapolis Colts (NFL) 
G | 6-4 | 310
Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

Mark Glowinski started in the Colts 7-point victory over the Texans.  Glowinski played in every snap offensively.

Next game: Sun 10/27 1:00 p.m. vs Broncos

Karl Joseph
Oakland Raiders (NFL) 
S | 5-10 | 200
Orlando, Fla.

Kalr Joseph recorded three tackles and one QB hit on Aaron Rodgers in the Raiders blowout loss to the Packers.

Next game: Sun 10/27 4:25 p.m. vs Texans

Daryl Worley
Oakland Raiders (NFL) 
CB | 6-1 | 215
Philadelphia, Pa.

Fresh off a bye week, Daryl Worley racked up 7 tackles (one for loss) in the Raiders 42-24 loss to the Packers.

Next game: Sun 10/27 4:25 p.m. vs Texans

Quinton Spain
Buffalo Bills (NFL) 
G | 6-4 | 330
Petersburg, Va.

Quionton Spain started and played every offensive snap against the Dolphins on Sunday.

Next game: Sun 10/27 1:00 p.m. vs Eagles

Nick Kwiatkoski
Chicago Bears (NFL) 
LB | 6-2 | 243
Bethel Park, Pa.

Nick Kwiatkoski saw action on 30 special teams plays, but did not record any stats.

Next game: Sun 10/27 1:00 p.m. vs Chargers

Wendell Smallwood
Washington Redskins (NFL) 
RB | 5-10 | 208
Wilmington, Del.

Wendell Smallwood finished the “Mud Bowl” posting five carries for 23 yards rushing.  He also had a reception that went for 18 yards.

Next game: Thurs 10/24 8:25 p.m. vs Vikings

‘Eers that did not play: 

Will Grier
Carolina Panthers (NFL) 
QB | 6-1 | 220
Charlotte, N.C.

Bye week

Next game: Sun 10/27 4:05 p.m. vs 49ers

Bruce Irvin
Carolina Panthers (NFL) 
LB/DE | 6-3 | 250
Atlanta, Ga.

Bye week

Next game: Sun 10/27 4:05 p.m. vs 49ers

Adam Pankey
Green Bay Packers (NFL) 
OL | 6-5 | 313
Hamilton, Ohio

Adam Pankey was assigned to the active roster for the game but did not see any action.  He was moved up following the injury of teammate Lane Taylor.

Next game: Sun 10/27 8:20 p.m. vs Chiefs

Gary Jennings
Seattle Seahawks (NFL) 
WR | 6-1 | 216
Stafford, Va.

Gary Jennings was not active for week 6.

Next game: Inactive

Yodny Cajuste
New England Patriots (NFL) 
OL | 6-5 | 310
Miami, Fla.

Yodny Cajuste is still recovering from a quadricep injury.  We still don’t know when he will return to the football field.

Next game: Injury List

David Sills V
New York Giants (NFL) 
WR | 6-3 | 211
Wilmington, Del.

David Sills was assigned to the Giants’ practice squad on Sept. 2.

Next game: Practice squad

Shelton Gibson
Cleveland Browns (NFL) 
WR | 5-11 | 191
Cleveland, Ohio

Shelton Gibson was signed to the Browns practice squad on Sept. 2.

Next game: Practice squad

 

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