By Patrick Pierce
Week seven star players:
- Justin Tuck
- DeMarcus Ware
- Mark Barron
More than 80 players in the NFL have a connection to the state of Alabama. Here are some of the standouts from week seven of the NFL season.
- Roman Harper, Saints: 5 solo tackles versus Bucs.
- Mark Barron, Bucs: 7 tackles 6 of them solo versus Saints.
- Courtney Upshaw, Ravens: 4 tackles 2 of them solo versus Texans.
- Rolando McClain, Raiders: 5 tackles 4 of the solo versus Jags.
- Carlos Rogers, 49ers: 4 tackles 3 of them solo versus 49ers.
- Ben Tate, Texans: 47 yards on 10 carries versus Ravens.
- Cam Newton, Panthers: Completed %56.8 of his passes for 233 yards with 1 touchdown and 1 interception versus Cowboys.
- Corland Finnegan (Samford), Rams: 6 tackles 5 of them solo versus Packers.
- DeMarcus Ware (Troy), Cowboys: 8 tackles 3 of them solo and 1 sack versus Panthers.
- Kerry Rhodes (Jess Lanier High), Cardinals: 6 solo tackles versus Vikings.
- Justin Tuck (Central-Coosa), Giants: 6 tackles 4 of them solo and 1 sack versus Redskins.
AlabamaTonight Sports Blogger – Patrick Pierce @Patrickp13