Vols in the NFL
Linebacker Jerod Mayo was one of several former Vols to have a huge Saturday afternoon in the field as the Patriots rallied to beat the Dolphins. Here's a run down of Mayo's day as well as a career best day for Luke Stocker and a couple of scores by some former Vol receivers in our Vols in the NFL report.
Jason Allen, db, Houston Texans (2002-2005) - Three tackles including one for loss in the Texas 19-16 loss to the Colts.
Robert Ayers, de, Denver Broncos (2005-2008) - One tackle in the Broncos 40-14 loss to the Bills.
Eric Berry, s, Kansas City Chiefs (2007-2009) -- Berry is out for the year with a knee injury.
Kevin Burrnett, lb, Miami Dolphins (2000-2004) - Nine tackles in the Dolphins 27-24 loss to the Patriots.
Britton Colquitt, p, Denver Broncos (2005-2008) - Seven punts for an average of 43.7 yards a punt in the Broncos 40-14 loss to the Bills.
Dustin Colquitt, p, Kansas City Chiefs (2001-2004) - Three punts for an average of 48.7 yards a punt in the Chiefs 16-13 overtime loss to the Raiders.
Shaun Ellis, dl, New England Patriots (1997-1999) - Three tackles including one for loss and a sack in the Patriots 27-24 win over the Dolphins.
Arian Foster, rb, Houston Texans (2005-2008) - Twenty-three carries for 158 yards and a touchdown. Foster also had 3 catches for 16 yards in the Texans 19-16 loss to the Colts.
Aubreyo Franklin, dt, New Orleans Saints (2003-2004) - The Saints play the Falcons Monday night.
Omar Gaither, lb, Carolina Panthers (2002-2005) - Gaither was inactive in the Panthers 48-16 win over the Bucs.
Deon Grant, s, New York Giants (1997-1999) - Five tackles, two pass break-up's in the Giants 29-14 win over the Jets.
Jabari Greer, db, New Orleans Saints (2000-2003) - The Saints play the Falcons Monday night.
Parys Haralson, de, San Francisco 49ers (2002-2005) - Recorded one tackle in the 49ers 19-17 win over the Seahawks.
Montario Hardesty, rb, Cleveland Browns (2005-2009) - Hardesty didn't play in the Browns 20-14 loss to the Ravens.
Albert Haynesworth, dt, Tampa Bay Bucs (1999-2001) - Haynesworth was inactive in the Bucs 48-16 loss to the Panthers.
John Henderson, dt, Oakland Raiders (1999-2001) - Henderson didn't play in the Raiders 16-13 overtime win due to a knee injury.
Peyton Manning, qb, Indianapolis Colts (1994-1997) -- Manning remains out with a neck injury.
Jerod Mayo, lb, New England Patriots (2005-2007) - Mayo was huge with 13 tackles, 2 sacks and another tackle for loss in the Patriots 27-24 come from behind win over the Dolphins.
Turk McBride, dl, New Orleans Saints (2003-2006) - Remains out with an ankle sprain.
Tony McDaniel, dl, Miami Dolphins (2003-2005) - One tackle in the Dolphins 27-24 loss to the Patriots.
Robert Meachem, wr, New Orleans Saints (2003-2006) -
Marvin Mitchell, lb, Miami Dolphins (2002-2006) - Three tackles in the Dolphins 27-24 loss to the Patriots.
Denarius Moore, wr, Oakland Raiders (2007-2010) - Four catches for 94 yards and a touchdown in the Raiders 16-13 overtime win over Kansas City.
Donte Stallworth, wr, Washington Redskins (1999-2001) - Five catches for 59 yards and a touchdown in the Redskins 33-26 loss to the Vikings.
Luke Stocker, te, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2007-2010) - Three catches for 14 yards in the Bucs 48-16 loss to the Panthers.
Dan Williams, dt, Arizona Cardinals (2006-2009) - Williams is out with an elbow injury
Gibril Wilson, db, Cincinnati Bengals (2002-2003) - Wilson was not credited with a tackle in the Bengals 23-16 win over the Cardinals.
Jason Witten, te, Dallas Cowboys (2000-2002) - Four catches for 24 yards in the Cowboys 20-7 loss to the Eagles which sets up a win and your in the playoff game with the Giants.