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#ProJackets Report, Week 8

Nov. 2, 2015

Through eight weeks of the 2015 NFL season, Demaryius Thomas and Calvin Johnson rank among the league leaders in receiving yards. Thomas ranks sixth in the league with 695 yards on 56 receptions, while Johnson is ninth with 659 yards on 48 catches.

LB Philip Wheeler made his Atlanta Falcons debut Sunday in a 23-20 OT loss to Tampa Bay in the Georgia Dome. Baltimore LB Daryl Smith had his third double-digit tackles game in six weeks, recording 14 stops in a 29-26 win over San Diego.

 #PROJACKETS REPORT, WEEK 8
PLAYER  WEEK 8  WEEK 9

Jeremiah Attaochu, OLB

San Diego Chargers
2nd Year
GT Bio | NFL Bio | Twitter
Sunday, Nov. 1
PLAYED at BAL

(L, 26-29)
2 tackles
Monday, Nov. 9
vs. CHI
8:30 p.m. ET
ESPN

T.J. Barnes, DT

New York Jets
2nd Year
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Sunday, Nov. 1
PLAYED at OAK

(L, 20-34)
No Stats
Sunday, Nov. 8
vs. JAX
1 p.m. ET
CBS

Morgan Burnett, S

Green Bay Packers
6th Year
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Sunday, Nov. 1
STARTED at DEN
(L, 10-29)
2 tackles
Sunday, Nov. 8
at CAR
1 p.m. ET
FOX

Mario Butler, CB

Buffalo Bills
2nd Year
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BYE WEEK Sunday, Nov. 8
vs. MIA
1 p.m. ET
CBS

Andrew Gardner, T

Philadelphia Eagles
6th Year
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INJURED
OUT FOR THE SEASON

Calvin Johnson, WR

Detroit Lions
9th Year
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Sunday, Nov. 1
STARTED vs. KC
(L, 10-45)
5 rec., 85 yds.
BYE WEEK

Michael Johnson, DE

Cincinnati Bengals
7th Year
GT Bio | NFL Bio | Twitter
Sunday, Nov. 1
STARTED at PIT
(W, 16-10)
1 tackle, 1.0 sack
Thursday, Nov. 5
vs. CLE
8:25 p.m. ET
NFL Network

Shaq Mason, OL

New England Patriots
ROOKIE
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Thursday, Oct. 30
DID NOT PLAY vs. MIA
(W, 36-7)
Sunday, Nov. 8
vs. WAS
1 p.m. ET
FOX

Derrick Morgan, OLB

Tennessee Titans
6th Year
GT Bio | NFL Bio | Twitter
Sunday, Nov. 1
STARTED at HOU
(L, 6-20)
2 tackles, 1 PDef
Sunday, Nov. 8
at NO
1 p.m. ET
CBS

Daryl Smith, LB

Baltimore Ravens
12th Year
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Monday, Nov. 1
STARTED vs. SD
(W, 29-26)
14 tackles
BYE WEEK

Demaryius Thomas, WR

Denver Broncos
6th Year
GT Bio | NFL Bio | Twitter
Sunday, Nov. 1
STARTED vs. GB
(W, 29-10)
8 rec., 168 yds.
Sunday, Nov. 8
at IND
4:25 p.m. ET
CBS

Vance Walker, DE

Denver Broncos
7th Year
GT Bio | NFL Bio | Twitter
Sunday, Nov. 1
PLAYED vs. GB
(W, 29-10)
2 tackles
Sunday, Nov. 8
at IND
4:25 p.m. ET
CBS

Darren Waller, WR

Baltimore Ravens
ROOKIE
GT Bio | NFL Bio | Twitter
Monday, Nov. 1
DID NOT PLAY vs. SD
(W, 29-26)
BYE WEEK

Brandon Watts, LB
Minnesota Vikings
2nd Year
GT Bio | NFL Bio | Twitter
Sunday, Nov. 1
PLAYED vs. CHI
(W, 23-20)
1 tackle
Sunday, Nov. 8
vs. STL
1 p.m. ET
FOX

Philip Wheeler, LB
Atlanta Falcons
8th Year
GT Bio | NFL Bio | Twitter
Sunday, Nov. 1
PLAYED vs. TB

(L, 20-23 OT)
No Stats
Sunday, Nov. 8
at SF
4:05 p.m. ET
FOX

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