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 3.
Eric Decker- Wide Receiver New York Jets
Week 3 Opponent: Philadeplhia Eagles
Decker tested his knee pregame, but could not go and did not play in the Jets loss to the Eagles.
Week 4 Opponent: Miami Dolphins
Decker and the Jets will hop across the pond to take on the Dolphins in London on Sunday. Guessing Decker is still questionalble to play then too.
MarQueis Gray- Tight End Buffalo Bills
Week 3 Opponent: Miami Dolphins
Gray did not record any stats in the Bills blowout win over Miami.
Week 4 Opponent: New York Giants
The Giants head upstate to take on the suddenly good Bills...
Ra'Shede Hageman- Defensive Tackle Atlanta Falcons
Week 3 Opponent: Dallas Cowboys
Hageman did not record any stats in the Falcons win over the Cowboys.
Week 4 Opponent: Houston Texans
The Falcons are 3-0? They get the second leg of the Texas two-step against the Texans next week.
Marcus Sherels- Cornerback/ Punt Returner Minnesota Vikings
Week 3 Opponent: San Diego Chargers
Sherels had one tackle and returned three punts for 38 yards in the Vikings win over the Chargers.
Week 4 Opponent: Denver Broncos
The Vikings head to Denver for a game against the 3-0 Broncos
Matt Spaeth- Tight End Pittsburgh Steelers
Week 3 Opponent: St. Louis Rams
Spaeth did not record any stats in the Steelers win over the Rams.
Week 4 Opponent: Baltimore Ravens
The banged up Steelers host Baltimore on Thursday night football.
Brock Vereen- Safety Chicago Bears
Week 3 Opponent: Seattle Seahawks
Vereen did not record any stats in the Bears loss to the Seahawks.
Week 4 Opponent: Oakland Raiders
The Bears will try and recover from their beatings so far against an ok Oakland team at home.
Tramaine Brock- Cornerback San Francisco 49ers
Week 3 Opponent: Arizona Cardinals
Brock recorded seven tackles, six of them solo in the loss to Arizona.
Week 4 Opponent: Green Bay Packers
The Packers come to town. Ouch.
Maxx Williams - Tight End Baltimore Ravens
Week 3 Opponent: Cincinnati Bengals
Maxx caught three passes for 44 yards but dropped one late int he game in the ravens loss to the Bengals
Week 4 Opponent: Pittsburgh Steelers
The Ravens will try and get back on track in the division against the Steelers.
Damien Wilson- Linebacker Dallas Cowboys
Week 3 Opponent: Atlanta Falcons
Wilson did not record any stats in the Cowboys loss to the Falcons
Week 4 Opponent: New Orleans Saints
The Cowboys will try and get back to their winning ways in the Big Easy on Sunday night football.
Not a good week for former Gophers. Maxx led the way, but it wasn't much.