Monday December 9, 2013Gators in the NFL Week 14 Update
Twenty-one former Gators saw action in week 14 of the NFL season. Of those 21, 12 started for their respective teams.
Riley Cooper of the Eagles recorded a team-leading 74 yards on three catches, including a 44-yard basket catch in the snow (Watch Here).
Matt Elam Started at FS and recorded three tackles, two solo and had one fumble recovery in the win over Minnesota.
Deonte Thompson Was not active in week 14.
Carlos Dunlap Started at LDE and contributed with four tackles, three solo.
Reggie Nelson Made the start at FS and a solo tackle, one QB hit and a tackle on special teams.
Major Wright Started at SS and earned a combined four tackles, three solo.
Jon Bostic started at MLB against the Cowboys, recording three solo tackles.
Joe Haden Made the start at LCB and recorded four tackles, three solo.
Andre Caldwell Saw action against the Titans and returned a team-leading three kickoffs for 82 yards.
Chris Rainey Saw action against the Bengals and led the team with four kickoff returns for 86 yards, with a long of 27 yards.
Jeremy Mincey Saw action on the defensive line and contributed with one assist.
Josh Evans Was not active in week 14.
KANSAS CITY CHIEFS
Jaye Howard Was not active in week 14.
Mike Pouncey Started at C.
Mike Gillislee Saw action against the Steelers and contributed with one tackle on special teams.
Caleb Sturgis Went 2-3 in FG attempts.
Jelani Jenkins Saw action at LB but did not record a stat.
Sharrif Floyd Saw action at DT and contributed with two tackles, one solo, with one TFL and two QB hits.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS
Brandon Spikes Saw action at LB and contributed with four tackles, one solo.
NEW YORK GIANTS
Will Hill Started at FS and recorded two tackles, one solo.
Louis Murphy Saw action at WR but did not record a stat.
NEW YORK JETS
Jermaine Cunningham Was not active in week 14.
David Nelson Made the start at WR and had four receptions for 32 yards.
Riley Cooper Started at WR and had three catches for a team-leading 74 yards, including a 44-yard basket catch in the snow (Watch Here). Cooper also made the catch for the two-point conversion to give the Eagles a 22-20 lead in the fourth quarter.
Marcus Gilbert Made the start at RT.
Maurkice Pouncey Suffered a season-ending torn ACL and MCL during the Steelers opening possession of their season opener.
SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS
Ray McDonald Started at LDT and had four solo tackles, with a sack for a loss of nine yards and one QB hit.
Percy Harvin Was not active in week 14.
TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS
Jeff Demps Was not active in week 14.
Rex Grossman Was not active in week 14.
Maurice Hurt Was not active in week 14.
Jordan Reed Was not active in week 14.