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Vols In The NFL Saturday (8/20)

Here's a look at former Vols in NFL Preseason action on Saturday night. 

- Six former Vols saw action as the Texans topped the Saints, 27-14. Arian Foster made a triumphant return as he scored two touchdowns (watch the TDs: Foster plows in and Foster shake and bake) and gained 47 yards on the ground. Teammate DB Jason Allen had three tackles and a pass defended. All four UT products with the Saints played as Jabari Greer led New Orleans with six tackles, Turk McBride had two tackles, a sack and two quarterback hurries, receiver Robert Meachem had a catch for 43 yards. Aubrayo Franklin also played, but had no stats.

  Here are some more stories on the game with mentions of the former Vols


- Three more Vols suited up as the Bay Area rivalry renewed with the Raiders falling to the hosts 49ers, 17-3. Rookie Denarius Moore had two catches for 28 yards and a kickoff return for 48 yards for Oakland and Parys Haralson had a sack for three yards for the Niners. John Henderson did not play for Oakland. 

- Rookie punter Chad Cunningham made his preseason debut for the Titans as Tennessee lost on a last-second field goal to the Rams, 17-16. The first-year pro punted three times for a 34.3 average with two punts inside the 20. 

Denver beat the Bills, 24-10.  Robert Ayers started at left defensive end for the Broncos, but had no stats. Punter Britton Colquitt boomed four punts for an amazing 59.0 average with a long of 62. Buffalo's David Martin had one pass thrown his way, but it was incomplete.

-  Guard Anthony Herrera did not play for Minnesota in a 20-7 loss at Seattle.

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