Auburn in the NFL -- Week 7
AUBURNTIGERSDOTCOM Tennessee Titans kicker Rob Bironas (2) and holder Craig Hentrich (15) celebrate after Bironas kicked a game-winning 29-yard field goal agianst Houston during the closing seconds. Bironas set a new NFL record by kicking eight field goals in the Titans 38-36 win over the Texans.
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Tennessee Titans kicker Rob Bironas (2) and holder Craig Hentrich (15) celebrate after Bironas kicked a game-winning 29-yard field goal agianst Houston during the closing seconds. Bironas set a new NFL record by kicking eight field goals in the Titans 38-36 win over the Texans.
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Oct. 22, 2007

Willie Anderson, T - Cincinnati Bengals
Anderson started at right tackle for an offense that gained 395 yards on its way to a 38-31 defeat of the New York Jets. Anderson made his fifth start of the season, his 12th season in the NFL, after being inactive for week six.

Devin Aromashodu, WR - Houston Texans (Practice Squad)
Aromashodu is in his second NFL season and first as a member of the Texans' practice squad. Aromashodu was a member of the Super Bowl Champion Indianapolis Colts' practice squad last season.

Rob Bironas, K - Tennessee Titans
Bironas kicked an NFL-record eight field goals, including the game-winner with two seconds left in regulation. Adding two made extra points, Bironas also set an NFL record for most points in a game by a kicker, 26, in the Titans' 38-31 victory over the Houston Texans. Bironas made a season-high 52 yarder, 25, 21, 30, 28, 43 and consecutive 29-yard field goals. Bironas is now 16-of-18 in field goal attempts and 12-for-12 on PATs.

Ronnie Brown, RB - Miami Dolphins
Brown rushed for 76 yards on 17 carries in the Dolphins' 49-28 loss to New England and led the team in reception yards with five for 33 yards. However, season came to an end when he tore his right ACL in the third quarter. Brown had started all seven games for the Dolphins and had picked up 502 yards on 119 carries, and four touchdowns. Brown, who had 100 yards in five consecutive games prior to his injury, also had 39 receptions for 389 yards.

Jason Campbell, QB - Washington Redskins
Campbell threw for 95 yards in the Redskins' narrow 21-19 victory over Arizona. He was 12-of-18 with one interception and one sack. Campbell is 100-for-168 for 1,181 yards and five touchdowns as the Redskins starting quarterback in 2007.

Tim Carter, WR - Cleveland Browns
Carter and the Browns were on a bye this week. Carter has five receptions for 86 yards and one touchdown in 2007. The six-year veteran spent the first five years of his career with the New York Giants.


 

 

Karlos Dansby, OLB - Arizona Cardinals
Dansby was not active for the Cardinals' 21-19 loss to Washington, due to a knee injury. Starting six-of-seven games for the Cardinals, Dansby has 44 tackles, 2.5 sacks and one pass deflection. Dansby is in his fourth season.

Tim Duckworth, G - New Orleans Saints
Duckworth is a member of the Saints practice squad. He was signed by the club on August 2, 2007.

Heath Evans, FB - New England Patriots
Evans saw action at running back in the Patriots' 49-28 win over Miami. Evans had four carries for 14 yards and one reception for 29 yards. In his seventh NFL season, and third with New England, Evans has played in seven games, notching 14 carries for 34 yards and a touchdown in 2007.

Wayne Gandy, T - Atlanta Falcons
Gandy was placed on the Falcons' injured reserve list on Oct. 9. Now in his 14th season, Gandy had played in 212 of a potential 213 NFL games, starting 205 of those contests. Gandy is in his third season with the Falcons.

Chris Gray, G - Seattle Seahawks
Gray started at guard for an offense that gained 289 yards and three touchdowns on Seattle's way to a 33-6 victory over the St. Louis Rams. Gray has started in 126 of the Seahawks' last 128 games.

Ben Grubbs, G - Baltimore Ravens
In his rookie season, Grubbs started at right guard for an offense that gained 308 yards, 127 on the ground, on the Ravens' way to a 19-14 loss to Buffalo. Grubbs made his third consecutive start in his seventh game played for Baltimore.

Marquies Gunn, DE - New York Giants
After being activated by the Giants from the practice squad on Sept. 19, Gunn was cut by the squad on Sept. 23.

Will Herring, LB - Seattle Seahawks
Herring, in his rookie season with the Seahawks, had one special teams tackle in Seattle's 33-6 victory over St. Louis. Herring has appeared in all seven games and has 11 tackles this season, eight of which have been unassisted.

Kevin Hobbs, CB - Seattle Seahawks
Hobbs is in his first NFL season as a member of the Seahawks. He did not play in Seattle's 33-6 win over St. Louis. Hobbs has played in one game this season.

Roderick Hood, CB - Arizona Cardinals
Hood started at cornerback for a defense that held the Redskins to 160 total yards, 87 in the air, in the Cardinals 21-19 loss. Hood had two tackles and one pass deflection. He has 24 total tackles this season, 10 pass deflections and two interceptions, one returned for a touchdown. Hood is playing his fifth season in the NFL and first with the Cardinals.

David Irons, CB - Atlanta Falcons
David Irons, in his rookie season, saw time at cornerback in the Falcons' 22-16 loss to the Saints. He had one special teams tackle. Irons has played in all seven games this season and has three tackles.

Kenny Irons, RB - Cincinnati Bengals
Kenny Irons is out for the season with a torn ACL. Irons is in his first NFL season with the Bengals.

T.J. Jackson, DT - Kansas City Chiefs
Jackson is in his first season as a member of the Chiefs practice squad.

Brandon Jacobs, RB - New York Giants
Jacobs ran for a career-high 107 yards on 18 carries during the Giants 33-15 victory over San Francisco. In his third season with the Giants, Jacobs has 57 carries for 319 yards and two touchdowns.

Rudi Johnson, RB - Cincinnati Bengals
Johnson was not active because of a hamstring injury for the Bengals' 38-31 victory over the New York Jets. Johnson is in his seventh season in Cincinnati. He has played in four games this season with 185 yards on 62 carries. He also has 92 yards on eight receptions.

Spencer Johnson, DT - Minnesota Vikings
Johnson had two tackles in Minnesota's 24-14 loss at Dallas. Johnson is in his fourth season with the Vikings. He has played in six games this season, registering nine tackles, two sacks and one forced fumble.

Stanley McClover, DE - Carolina Panthers
McClover and the Panthers were on a bye this week. McClover, in his second season, has played in three games with one tackle this season.

Marcus McNeill, OT - San Diego Chargers
McNeill and the Chargers were on a bye this week. McNeill is in his second NFL season after being drafted in the second round of the 2006 NFL Draft by the Chargers.

Anthony Mix, WR - New York Giants
Mix is in his second season with the Giants and is currently a member of the practice squad. He has appeared in four games this season and has 39 yards on three receptions.

Ben Obomanu, WR - Seattle Seahawks
Obomanu saw time at wide receiver in the Seahawks' 33-6 victory over the Rams. In his second season with Seattle, he has six receptions on 110 yards and one touchdown.

Mike Pucillo, OL - Washington Redskins
Pucillo started at center for the Redskins in their 21-19 win over Arizona, his first start of the season. Pucillo has played in 43 games during his five-year career, including 18 in his three seasons with the Redskins.

Jay Ratliff, NT - Dallas Cowboys
Ratliff started at nose tackle for a Cowboys defense that allowed only 196 total yards. He had 3 tackles in the 24-14 victory over Minnesota. He has 15 tackles, 1.5 sacks and one pass deflection in his third season with the Cowboys.

Tony Richardson, FB - Minnesota Vikings
Richardson had one carry for one yard in Minnesota's 24-14 loss to Dallas. He is in his second season with Minnesota and his 13th year in the league. Richardson has two carries for five yards, and three receptions on 19 yards this season.

Carlos Rogers, CB - Washington Redskins
Rogers started at cornerback and registered 3 tackles and one pass deflection in the Skins' 21-19 win over Arizona. In his third professional season, Rogers has 23 tackles, seven pass deflections and one interception returned for a touchdown in six consecutive starts.

Kendall Simmons, G - Pittsburgh Steelers
Simmons made his sixth consecutive start at right guard for an offense that totaled 379 yards and four touchdowns in a 31-28 loss to Denver. Simmons is in his sixth year in the league, all with Pittsburgh.

Takeo Spikes, LB - Philadelphia Eagles
Spikes started at inside linebacker and notched five tackles on the Eagles' way to a 19-16 loss to Chicago. Spikes, who has 37 tackles and one pass deflection this season, is in his 10th season in the NFL and first with Philadelphia.

Courtney Taylor, WR - Seattle Seahawks
Taylor had 19 yards on two receptions as the Seahawks glided past the Rams 33-6. He has three catches for 25 yards during his rookie season.

Dontarrious Thomas, LB - Minnesota Vikings
Thomas saw action at linebacker in the Vikings' loss to Dallas. He is in his fourth season in the league, all with Minnesota. Thomas has two tackles this season and has appeared in all six games.

Reggie Torbor, LB - New York Giants
Torbor had two tackles, including one special teams tackle, in the Giants' 33-15 victory over San Francisco. Torbor has played in seven consecutive games this season. He has seven tackles, five solo, in his fourth season with the Giants.

Cooper Wallace, TE - Tennessee Titans
Wallace was signed to the Titans practice squad for a second season in September, but was deleted from the practice squad on Oct. 3.

Marcus Washington, LB - Washington Redskins
Washington was not active in the Redskins' 21-19 win over Arizona. Washington has 15 tackles and three sacks this season.

Carnell Williams, RB - Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Williams suffered a season-ending injury to his right patella tendon in week four. He finished his sophomore season with 54 carries for 208 yards and three touchdowns, and added 3 catches for 17 yards.

Travis Williams, LB - Atlanta Falcons
Williams saw time at linebacker in the Falcons' 22-16 loss to the Saints, registering two tackles. He has played in two games and has three tackles in his rookie season.