Vols In The NFL Update (8/19)

The majority of week two of the preseason has come and gone, with a lone game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Washington Redskins to take place Monday night at 8 p.m. on ESPN.

Steelers/Redskins Game Center
Steelers Depot: Ramon Foster Getting Comfortable With Life On The Run

Lets take a look at how the #NFLVols did

NFL Vols Photo Gallery

Friday night action:

Vikings/Bills: CP had two catches for 19 yards and a kick return of 22 yards while Marvin Mitchell led the Vikings with seven tackles
Bucs/Pats: Luke Stocker got the start at tight end for the Bucs while Jerod Mayo got the start at LB for the Pats and Ben Bartholomew saw action
Raiders/Saints: For the Raiders, Denarius Moore got the start at WR while Kevin Burnett started at WLB. Moore finished with 2 catches for 29 yds and a TD, Mychal Rivera had one catch for five yards, Burnett led the team with seven tackles and a forced fumble and Omar Gaither had five tackles and an interception. For the Saints, Jabari Greer got the start at LCB and Austin Johnson made one catch for six yards.
49ers/Chiefs: Parys Haralson finished with two tackles and a sack for a loss of three yards for the Niners while Eric Berry got the start for the Chiefs finishing with three tackles and a TFL. Tyler Bray saw action going 4-for-8 for 24 yards and Dustin Colquitt launched 6 punts for a 45.0 yard average and made one special teams tackle.

Boston Herald: Jerod Mayo plays grizzled vet
The Sacramento Bee: Film Review: Haralson, Cox stand out

Saturday Night Action:

Cowboys/Cardinals: Jason Witten got the start at tight end for the Cowboys.
Titans/Bengals: Justin Hunter finished with one catch for 10 yards
Jags/Jets: Matt Simms came into the game in relief finishing a perfect 5-for-5 for 73 yards while Zach Rogers made one catch for 12 yards for the Jets
Dolphins/Texans: Dallas Thomas saw action for the Dolphins but Arian Foster was not active for the Texans
Packers/Rams: Scott Wells went against his former team getting the start at center for the Rams
Broncos/Seahawks: Peyton Manning started at QB, Robert Ayers started at RDE, Malik Jackson and Britton Colquitt saw action for the Broncos. Manning finished 11-of-16 for 163 yards and a TD and Colquitt had six punts for a 43.5 average. For the Seahawks, Tony McDaniel did not play.

Washington Post: Foster to miss Monday practice because of lower back soreness
WFAA8: Witten talks about goals
All For Tennessee: Matt Simms perfect on the night
AllDenverSports.com: Denver Broncos DE/DT Malik Jackson impressing his bosses

Sunday Games:

Aubrayo Franklin got the start at nose tackle for the Colts in the victory and made one tackle for Indy.

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