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#NFLVols Conclude Week 3 of Preseason Action

In week three of the NFL Preseason, 11 VFLs had a starting spot in their respective team's lineup. 

Peyton Manning
All three former Vol quarterbacks had at least one one touchdown in their games. Tyler Bray of the Chiefs went 9-for-25 for 85 yards. Matt Simms of the Jets was 9-for-14 for 104 yards, and showed off some salsa moves. The great Peyton Manning started at the position and went 21-for-27 for 243 yards.



VFL wide receivers also had a productive week. Oakland Raiders' Denarius Moore had two receptions and a touchdown. Justin Hunter of the Titans had three catches for 48 yards. Continuing his success so far this preseason, Cordarrelle Patterson started and had a touchdown on top of three receptions for 71 yards.

 - ProPlayersInsiders.com: Cordarrelle Patterson Primed to Breakout

Defensively, at least five former Vols recorded a tackle, including defensive end Robert Ayers who had two.

Check out how each NFLVol performed:

Name Position Team Result Stats
Robert Ayers DE New York Giants Def. New York Jets 35-24 Played at DE, had two tackles
Eric Berry DB Kansas City Chiefs Lost to Minnesota 30-12 DNP
Tyler Bray QB Kansas City Chiefs Lost to Minnesota 30-12 Played at QB, completed 9-25 passes for 85 yards and one touchdown
Alex Bullard OL Detroit Lions Def. Jacksonville 13-12 Played at G
Dustin Colquitt P Kansas City Chiefs Lost to Minnesota 30-12 Had seven punts for 364 yards
Britton Colquitt P Denver Broncos Lost to Houston 18-17 Had two punts for 74 yards
Morgan Cox LS Baltimore Ravens Def. Washington 23-17 Played at LS
Arian Foster RB Houstan Texans Def. Denver 18-17 DNP
Ramon Foster OT Pittsburgh Steelers Lost to Philadelphia 31-21 Started at LG, had a fumble recovery
Zach Fulton G Kansas City Chiefs Lost to Minnesota 30-12 Started at RG
Parys Haralson LB New Orleans Saints Def. Indianapolis 23-17 Started at OLB, assisted with one tackle
Justin Hunter WR Tennessee Titans Def. Atlanta 24-17 Played at WR, three receptions for 48 yards
Malik Jackson DL Denver Broncos Lost to Houston 18-17 Played at DE
Ju'Wan James OL Miami Dolphins Def. Cowboys 25-20 Started at RT
Austin Johnson FB New Orleans Saints Def. Indianapolis 23-17 Played at FB, one reception for three yards
Peyton Manning QB Denver Broncos Lost to Houston 18-17 Started at QB, completed 21-27 passes for 243 yards and one touchdown
Jerod Mayo LB New England Patriots Def. Carolina 30-7 DNP
Jacques McClendon OL Jacksonville Jaguars Lost to Detroit 13-12 Started at C
Tony McDaniel DT Seattle Seahawks Def. Chicago 34-6 Played at DT
Daniel McCullers DT Pittsburgh Steelers Lost to Philadelphia 31-21 Played at DL, recorded a tackle
Robert Meachem WR New Orleans Saints Def. Indianapolis 23-17 Played at WR
Denarius Moore WR Oakland Raiders Lost to Green Bay 31-21 Played at WR, two receptions for 46 yards
Raijon Neal RB Green Bay Packers  Def. Oakland 31-21 Inactive
Cordarrelle Patterson WR Minnesota Vikings Def. Kansas City 30-12 Started at WR, three receptions for 71 yards and one touchdown
Tauren Poole  RB Pittsburgh Steelers Lost to Philadelphia 31-21 Played at RB
Antonio Richardson OL Minnesota Vikings Def. Kansas City 30-12 DNP
Dontavis Sapp LB Dallas Cowboys Lost to Miami 25-20 Played at LB, had one tackle
Mychal Rivera TE Oakland Raiders Lost to Green Bay 31-21 Started at TE, two receptions for three yards
Chris Scott OL Carolina Panthers Lost to New England 30-7 Started at RG
Jarrod Shaw OL Oakland Raiders Lost to Green Bay 31-21 DNP
Matt Simms QB New York Jets Lost to Giants 35-24 Played at QB, completed 9-14 passes for 104 yards and one touchdown
Jacques Smith LB Atlanta Flacons Lost to Tennessee 24-17 DNP
Luke Stocker TE Tampa Bay Bucs Def. Bills 27-14 Played at TE
James Stone OL Atlanta Flacons Lost to Tennessee 24-17 Played at C
Dallas Thomas OL Miami Dolphins Def. Cowboys 25-20 Played at G
Scott Wells OL St. Louis Rams Def. Browns 33-14 Started at C
Dan Williams  DT Arizona Cardinals Lost to Cincinnati 19-13 Started at NT, had one tackle
Jason Witten TE Dallas Cowboys Lost to Miami 25-20 Started at TE, one reception for 11 yards

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