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NFL stats courtesy of pro-football-reference.com; CFL stats courtesy of CFL.ca
Ugo Amadi - Safety, Seattle Seahawks
Amadi accumulated no stats in a part-time role in Seattle’s huge 28-21 win over San Francisco.
Arik Armstead - Defensive End, San Francisco 49ers
Armstead had 4 combined tackles in the 49ers loss.
Pharaoh Brown - Tight End, Houston Texans
Brown had 1 catch for 6 yards in Houston’s embarrassing 40-0 stoning by Buffalo.
DeForest Buckner - Defensive Tackle, Indianapolis Colts
Buckner tallied three combined tackles in Indy’s 27-17 win over Miami.
Troy Dye - Linebacker, Minnesota Vikings
Dye was once again relegated to Special Teams duty, recording 1 tackle in Minnesota’s 14-7 loss to Cleveland.
Austin Faoliu - Defensive Tackle, Dallas Cowboys
Just added to the 53-man squad, Faoliu had two combined tackles in Dallas’ huge 36-28 win over Carolina.
Royce Freeman - Running Back, Carolina Panthers
Freeman rushed 3 times for 12 yards in Carolina’s loss to Dallas.
Justin Herbert - Quarterback, Los Angeles Chargers
Herbert was The Man again last night, tossing 3 first half touchdowns in the Chargers’ big 28-14 win over the Sioux Falls Raiders. For the game Herbert went 25 of 38 for 222 yards with the aforementioned 3 touchdowns and no interceptions.
Watching Justin Herbert’s tape…— Matt Bowen (@MattBowen41) October 5, 2021
Six red zone TD passes in his last two games.
Moving defenders with his eyes, working through progressions, finding the matchups.
Puts some touch on this throw (with location) to RB Austin Ekeler. #Chargers @NFLMatchup pic.twitter.com/uZCFlGdbZ2
Justin Herbert joins elite company— The Athletic (@TheAthletic) October 5, 2021
The only QBs in the Super Bowl era with six games of at least 3+ touchdowns and 0 interceptions in their first two seasons:
◻️ Dan Marino
◻️ Lamar Jackson
◻️ Justin Herbert pic.twitter.com/CKAeLmYIt0
Justin Herbert completed his 500th pass on #MondayNightFootball, in only his 19th NFL start— NFL Research (@NFLResearch) October 5, 2021
Herbert is the first QB in the Super Bowl era to reach 500+ completions before his 20th NFL start
Troy Hill - Cornerback, Cleveland Browns
Hill had 4 combined tackles, a tackle-for-loss, and a pass break up in Cleveland’s win.
Jevon Holland - Safety, Miami Dolphins
Holland did not record any statistics in a limited role in Miami’s loss.
Justin Hollins - Defensive End, Los Angeles Rams
Hollins was placed on Injured Reserve due to a pectoral muscle injury, and will miss the next 8-to-10 weeks.
Juwan Johnson -
Wide Receiver Tight End, New Orleans Saints
Johnson had 2 catches for 20 yards and a touchdown in New Orleans’ 27-21 home loss to the Giants.
Shane Lemieux - Guard, New York Giants
Lemieux is officially out for the remainder of the season following surgery to repair a partially torn patellar tendon in his left knee.
Deommodore Lenoir - Cornerback, San Francisco 49ers
Lenoir was relegated to Special Teams duty in San Francisco’s loss, and did not record any statistics.
Marcus Mariota - Quarterback, Las Vegas Raiders
Mariota remains on Injured Reserve and did not play in the Raiders’ loss.
Terrence Mitchell - Cornerback, Houston Texans
Mitchell had 5 combined tackles, a pass break up, and a forced fumble in Houston’s loss.
Henry Mondeaux - Defensive Tackle, Pittsburgh Steelers
Recently recalled to the 53-man roster, Mondeaux had a single tackle in limited action in Pittsburgh’s 27-17 loss to Green Bay.
Johnny Mundt - Tight End, Los Angeles Rams
Mundt had one catch— his first of the season— for 9 yards in the Rams’ 30-27 loss to Arizona.
Penei Sewell - Tackle, Detroit Lions
Sewell struggled again while playing 100% of Detroit’s offensive snaps in the Lions’ 24-14 loss to Da Bears.
Calvin Throckmorton - Tackle, New Orleans Saints
Throckmorton played 100% of New Orleans’ offensive snaps in the Saints’ loss.
BONUS! CFL Ducks Round-Up
Vernon Adams - Quarterback, Montreal Alouettes (3-4)
Big Game VA made an appearance Saturday, overcoming an early injury to dig Montreal out of a 17-3 deficit to win in overtime, 23-20 against the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Adams went 17 of 26 for 209 yards, with 2 touchdowns and 2 interceptions, and added 18 yards on 6 carries for the game.
Bralon Addison - Wide Receiver, Hamilton Tiger-Cats (4-4)
After missing the first seven games of the season due to injury, Addison made his much-anticipated return to the Ti-Cats active roster Saturday in their loss to Montreal. For the game, Addison caught 9 passes for 73 yards, and added an additional 7 yards on 2 carries.
Josh Huff - Wide Receiver, Calgary Stampeders (3-5)
Huff was inactive in Calgary’s 23 to 17 win over Saskatchewan due to an ankle injury.
Boseko Lokombo - Linebacker, BC Lions (4-4)
Lokombo had 4 defencive tackles and a fumble recovery in BC’s 30-9 thumping at the hands of Winnipeg.
Jeremiah Masoli - Quarterback, Hamilton Tiger-Cats
Masoli also returned to the Ti-Cats starting lineup Saturday, after missing five games due to a rib injury. In the battle of ex-Oregon quarterbacks, Masoli went 23 of 33 for 223 yards with no touchdowns or interceptions. He also ran the ball 3 times for 17 yards in the loss.
Charles Nelson - Wide Receiver, Winnipeg Blue Bombers (7-1)
Nelson was inactive for Winnipeg in their win Friday.