Every week during the NFL Season we will recap how the former Gopher football players who are now in the NFL did each week for their respective teams. Herei s how our former Gophers did in Week 7.
Eric Decker- Wide Receiver New York Jets
Week 6 Opponent: New England Patriots
Decker recorded six catches for 94 yards....and even recorded a tackle in the loss to New England.
Week 7 Opponent: Oakland Raiders
The Jets travel to the west coast.
Ra'Shede Hageman- Defensive Tackle Atlanta Falcons
Week 6 Opponent:
Hageman had one tackle in the win over Tennessee.
Week 7 Opponent: Tampa Bay Buccaneers
The Falcons host Tampa Bay in a NFC South game.
Marcus Sherels- Cornerback/ Punt Returner Minnesota Vikings
Week 6 Opponent: Detroit Lions
Sherels had four punt returns for 23 yards in a win over Detroit.
Week 7 Opponent: Chicago Bears
The Vikings go to Chicago on Sunday
Matt Spaeth- Tight End Pittsburgh Steelers
Week 6 Opponent: Kansas City Chiefs
Spaeth did not record any stats in the Steelers loss to Kansas City
Week 7 Opponent: Cincinnati Bengals
The Steelers host a big divisional game against the Bengals
Tramaine Brock- Cornerback San Francisco 49ers
Week 6 Opponent: Seattle Seahawks
Brock had three tackles and a pass defense in a loss to Seattle.
Week 7 Opponent: St. Louis Rams
The 49ershead to St. Louis on Sunday.
- Tight End Baltimore Ravens
Week 6 Opponent: Arizona Cardinals
Maxx did not record any stats in the Ravens loss to Arizona.
Week 7 Opponent: San Diego Chargers
The Ravens host San Diego Sunday.
Damien Wilson- Linebacker Dallas Cowboys
Week 6 Opponent: New York Giants
Wilson recorded one tackle in the loss to the Giants.
Week 7 Opponent: Seattle Seahawks
The Cowboys host Seattle in a game that looked better 4 weeks ago.