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Georgia Tech #ProJackets Football Report

THE FLATS  — The National Football League’s 2022 season got underway last week with a terrific lineup of exciting games to kick off the year.

Georgia Tech’s #ProJackets took the field with three of the nine making their professional debuts.

After becoming the highest-paid tight end in the NFL, Darren Waller neared the century mark in the 24-19 loss to the Chargers. Waller hauled in four receptions for 79 yards to start the year.

Pressley Harvin III looked as good as usual in the start to his second year in the league, booming eight punts at a 48.5 clip for 388 yards total — including a 60-yarder — to help the Steelers defeat Cincinnati 23-20 on Sunday.

Jack Coco and Tyler Davis both played in the Green Bay Packers’ 23-7 loss to the Vikings on Sunday, with Davis leading the pack with a 3-yard catch.

Defensive end Adam Gotsis started his eighth season in the league with a a solo tackle in the Jaguars’ 28-22 loss to Washington.

Jordan Mason made his NFL debut, playing five special teams snaps for the San Francisco 49ers, while Shaq Mason made his first appearance with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as they defeated Dallas 19-3 in Sunday Night Football.

TRANSACTIONS:

  • Georgia Tech alum Tre Swilling was signed to the New Orleans Saints’ practice squad.
NFLPLAYERWEEK 4 STATS2022 SEASON STATS
Harrison Butker
#7 | K
Kansas City Chiefs
Bio
NFL Draft: 2017 (Panthers), 7th round
Experience: 6th season
Status: Active
Years at Tech: 2013-16
High School: Westminster
Chiefs 41, Bucs 31

DNP - Injury
GP: 1
FG: 1-for-1
Long FG: 54
Extra Points: 4-for-4
KO: 1
KO Yds: 65
TB: 1
Tariq Carpenter
#24 | SAF
Green Bay Packers
Bio
NFL Draft: 2022 (Packers), 7th round
Experience: 1st season
Status: Active
Years at Tech: 2017-21
High School: Long County
Patriots 24, Packers 27

GP: 1
6 special teams snaps
GP: 1
Jack Coco
#56 | LS
Green Bay Packers
Bio
NFL Draft: UDFA
Experience: 1st season
Status: Active
Years at Tech: 2017-21
High School: Johns Creek
Patriots 24, Packers 27

GP: 1
10 special team snaps
GP: 4
Tyler Davis
#87 | TE
Green Bay Packers
Bio
NFL Draft: 2019 (Jaguars), 7th round
Experience: 3rd season
Status: Active
Years at Tech: 2019
High School: Mepham
Patriots 24, Packers 27

GP: 1
Tackles: 2
Solo: 1
GP: 4
Targets: 4
Catches: 3
Yards: 26
Tackles: 3
Solo Tackles: 2
Adam Gotsis
#96 | DE
Jacksonville Jaguars
Bio
NFL Draft: 2016 (Broncos), 2nd round
Experience: 8th season
Status: Active
Years at Tech: 2012-15
High School: Kew
Jaguars 21, Eagles 29

GP: 1
Total Tackles: 4
Passes Defended: 2
GP: 4
Total Tackles: 8
Solo: 4
TFL: 2
Sack: 1.5
QB Hits: 5
PD: 1
Pressley Harvin III
#6 | P
Pittsburgh Steelers
Bio
NFL Draft: 2021 (Steelers), 7th round
Experience: 2nd season
Status: Active
Years at Tech: 2017-20
High School: Sumter
Jets 20, Steelers 24

GP: 1
Punts: 4
Yards: 158
Avg.: 39.5
GP: 4
Punts: 21
Yards: 964
Avg.: 45.9
Long: 69
Shaq Mason
#69 | OG
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Bio
NFL Draft: 2015 (Patriots), 4th round
Experience: 7th season
Status: Active
Years at Tech: 2011-14
High School: Columbia Central
Chiefs 41, Bucs 31

GP: 1
GS: 1
GP: 4
GS: 4
Jordan Mason
#41 | RB
San Francisco 49ers
Bio
NFL Draft: UDFA
Experience: 1st season
Status: Active
Years at Tech: 2017-21
High School: Gallatin
Rams 9, 49ers 24

17 special teams snaps
GP: 4
Tackles: 2
Solo Tackles: 1
Rushes: 1
Yards: 7
Darren Waller
#83 | TE
Vegas Raiders
Bio
NFL Draft: 2015 (Ravens), 6th round
Experience: 6th season
Status: Active
Years at Tech: 2012-15
High School: North Cobb
Broncos 23, Raiders 32

GP: 1
GS: 1
Targets: 5
Receptions: 3
Yards: 24
GP: 4
GS: 4
Targets: 24
Receptions: 16
Yards: 175
Touchdown: 1

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