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Blog: Alabama in the NFL week six standouts

By Patrick Pierce

State of Alabama in the NFL

Week six star players:  

  • DeMeco Ryans
  • Mark Barron
  • Karlos Dansby

More than 80 players in the NFL have a connection to the state of Alabama. Here are some of the standouts from week six of the NFL season.


  • DeMeco Ryans, Eagles: 13 tackles 10 of them solo vs. Lions.


  • Mark Barron, Bucs: 8 tackles 6 of them solo and an interception vs. Chiefs.


  • Trent Richardson, Browns: Only 54 all purpose yards vs. Bengals.         


  • Julio Jones, Falcons: reeled in 4 receptions for 64 yards vs. Raiders.    


  • Courtney Upshaw, Ravens: 6 tackles 4 of them solo vs. Cowboys.     


  •  Karlos Dansby, Dolphins: 9 tackles 8 of them solo vs. Rams.   


  • Carlos Rogers, 49ers: 3 solo tackles vs. Giants.


  • Roddy White, Falcons: Caught 6 passes for 72 yards with 1 touchdown vs. Raiders.  


  • Corland Finnegan (Samford), Rams: 5 solo tackles vs. Dauphins.  


  • DeMarcus Ware (Troy), Cowboys: 1 sack vs. Ravens  


  • Phillip Rivers (Athens High), Chargers: Monday Night Football.  


  • Kerry Rhodes (Jess Lanier High), Cardinals: 4 solo tackles vs. Bills.



AlabamaTonight Sports Blogger – Patrick Pierce @Patrickp13



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