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#ProJackets Week 8 Update

Oct. 27, 2014

Nine #ProJackets saw action during week 8 of the 2014 NFL season.  Baltimore Ravens LB Daryl Smith had a second straight game with 13 tackles and also had a fumble recovery in a loss to the Bengals.

Denver Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas had another strong performance with 8 receptions for 105 yards as Denver beat San Diego on Thursday night.

Also of note, Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson missed his third straight game of the season as the Lions enter their bye week this week. 

  PLAYER LAST GAME NEXT GAME
 JEREMIAH ATTAOCHU, OLB
 San Diego Chargers
 Number:
97
 NFL Experience: 
Rookie
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2010-13
 High School: Archbishop Carroll (Washington, D.C.)
 Status: ACTIVE
WEEK 8
L at DEN
DID NOT PLAY
WEEK 9
Sunday
at Miami
1 p.m. ET
 T.J. BARNES, DT
 New York Jets
 Number:
99
 NFL Experience: 
Rookie
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2009-11
 High School: Enterprise (Enterprise, Ala.)
 Status: ACTIVE
WEEK 8
L vs. BUF
DID NOT PLAY
WEEK 9
Sunday
at Kansas City
1 p.m. ET
 MORGAN BURNETT, SS
 Green Bay Packers
 Number:
42
 NFL Experience:
5th season
 Years at Georgia Tech: 
2007-09
 High School: North Clayton (College Park, Ga.)
 Status: ACTIVE
WEEK 8
L at NO
DID NOT PLAY
(Injured)
WEEK 9

BYE WEEK

 MARIO BUTLER, DB
 Buffalo Bills
 Number:
30
 NFL Experience:
2nd season
 Years at Georgia Tech: 
2007-10
 High School: Nease (Jacksonville, Fla.)
 Status: INJURED RESERVE
   
 JONATHAN DWYER, RB
 Arizona Cardinals
 Number: 20
 NFL Experience: 5th season
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2007-09
 High School: Carlton J. Kell (Marietta, Ga.)
 Status: RESERVE/NON-FOOTBALL ILLNESS LIST
   
 ANDREW GARDNER, T
 Philadelphia Eagles
 Number: 
66
 NFL Experience: 5th season
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2005-08
 High School: 
Sandy Creek (Tyrone, Ga.)
 Status: ACTIVE
WEEK 8
L at ARI
PLAYED

WEEK 9
Sunday
at Houston
1 p.m. ET

 STEPHEN HILL, WR
 Carolina Panthers
 Number:
87
 NFL Experience: 3rd season
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2009-11
 High School: Miller Grove (Lithonia, Ga.)
 Status: PRACTICE SQUAD
   
 CALVIN JOHNSON, WR
 Detroit Lions
 Number:
81
 NFL Experience: 8th season
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2004-06
 High School: Sandy Creek (Tyrone, Ga.)
 Status: ACTIVE
WEEK 8
W at ATL (London)
DID NOT PLAY
(injured)
WEEK 9

BYE WEEK

 MICHAEL JOHNSON, DE
 Tampa Bay Buccaneers
 Number: 
90
 NFL Experience: 6th season
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2005-08
 High School: Dallas County (Plantersville, Ala.)
 
Status: ACTIVE
WEEK 8
L vs. MIN
STARTED
2 tackles

WEEK 9
Sunday
at Cleveland
1 p.m. ET

 DAWAN LANDRY, SS
 New York Jets
 Number: 
26
 NFL Experience: 9th season
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2002-05
 High School: Hahnville (Boutte, La.)
 Status: ACTIVE
WEEK 8
L vs. BUF
STARTED
5 tackles
WEEK 9
Sunday
at Kansas City
1 p.m. ET
 DERRICK MORGAN, DE
 Tennessee Titans
 Number:
91
 NFL Experience:
5th season
 Years at Georgia Tech:
2007-09
 High School: Coatesville (Coatesville, Pa.)
 Status: ACTIVE
WEEK 8
L vs. HOU
STARTED
2 tackles, 1 PD
WEEK 9

BYE WEEK

 DARYL SMITH, ILB
 Baltimore Ravens
 Number:
51
 NFL Experience
: 11th season
 Years at Georgia Tech:
2000-03
 High
 School: Dougherty County (Albany, Ga.) 
 Status: ACTIVE
WEEK 8
L at CIN
STARTED
13 tackles, 1 fumble recovery
WEEK 9
Sunday
at Pittsburgh
8:30 p.m. ET
 DEMARYIUS THOMAS, WR
 Denver Broncos
 Number:
88
 NFL Experience:
5th season
 Years at Georgia Tech:
2007-09
 High School: West Laurens (Dublin, Ga.)
 Status: ACTIVE
WEEK 8
W vs. SF
STARTED
8 rec, 105 yards
WEEK 9
Sunday
at New England
4:25 p.m. ET
 JEMEA THOMAS, LB
 St. Louis Rams
 Number:
21
 NFL Experience:
Rookie
 Years at Georgia Tech:
2009-13
 High
 School: Fitzgerald (Fitzgerald, Ga.) 
 Status: ACTIVE
 WEEK 8
L at KC
PLAYED
No stats
WEEK 9
Sunday
at San Francisco
4:05 p.m. ET

 VANCE WALKER, DT
 Kansas City Chiefs
 Number:
99
 NFL Experience:
6th season
 Years at Georgia Tech:
2005-08
 High School:
Fort Mill (Fort Mill, S.C.)
 Status: ACTIVE

WEEK 8
W vs. STL
PLAYED
3 tackles, .5 sacks

WEEK 9
Sunday
vs. New York Jets
1 p.m. ET
 BRANDON WATTS, OLB
 Minnesota Vikings
 Number:
58
 NFL Experience:
Rookie
 Years at Georgia Tech:
2010-13
 High School: Washington County (Tennille, Ga.)
 Status: ACTIVE
 WEEK 8
W at TB
DID NOT PLAY
WEEK 9
Sunday
vs. Washington
1 p.m. ET
 PHILIP WHEELER, OLB
 Miami Dolphins
 Number: 
52
 NFL Experience:
7th season
 Years at Georgia Tech:
2003-07
 High School: Shaw (Columbus, Ga.)
 Status: ACTIVE
 WEEK 8
W at JAX
PLAYED
1 tackle
WEEK 9
Sunday
vs. San Diego
1 p.m. ET

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