Cornerback Alterraun Verner had eight tackles (plus one on special teams) and an interception return (12 yards) to the one-yard line that set up a Tennessee touchdown to five Tennesse a 27-20 lead in the Titans’ 34-27 win at Dallas.
Defensive end Dave Ball had three tackles and tipped the pass that Verner intercepted in that win.
Marcedes Lewis had two touchdown receiptions and 54 yards receiving in Jacksonville’s 36-26 win at Buffalo. Running back Maurice Jones-Drew rushed for 84 yards on 19 carries and made two receptions in the victory.
Linebacker Spencer Havner had five tackles in Detroit’s 44-6 win over St. Louis.
In Cleveland defensive tackle Kenyon Coleman made four tackles, recovered one fumble and had one quarterback hurry.
Brian Price had a quarterback hurry in Tampa Bay’s win at Cincinnati.
In Oakland Bruce Davis played but did not make a tackle. He signed with the Raiders on Tuesday.
Washington safety Chris Horton played but did not make a tackle.
Denver receiver Matt Willis played but did not make a reception.
Minnesota (punter Chris Kluwe) plays tonight.
Week Five Inactives: Arizona Safety Matt Ware; Washington tight end Logan Paulsen (Washington); Green Bay linebacker Brandon Chillar; Chicago running back Kahlil Bell.
Week 5 Byes: New England safety Jarrad Page; receiver/kick returner Matthew Slater.
Thank you once again UCLA Athletics for the information on the Bruins’ NFL exploits over the weekend.