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Huskers in the NFL: Week 3 Recap

Three weeks in, and some former Huskers need to get healthy.

NFL: San Francisco 49ers at Tampa Bay Buccaneers Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

There wasn’t much action in the NFL for former Huskers this week, so I’ll try to keep this short and sweet.

Minnesota Vikings

The Vikings beat the Raiders 34-14.

Ameer Abdullah RB: No stats recorded.

Chicago Bears

The Bears handily beat the Redskins 31-15

Prince Amukamara CB: Three solo tackles and one pass defended.

New England Patriots

The Patriots played another high school team (the New York Jets) and won 30-14.

Rex Burkhead RB: Had 11 carries for 47 yards and six catches for 22 yards. He also recorded a touchdown on the ground.

Cincinnati Bengals

The Bengals fell to the Bills 21-17 after a valiant effort to comeback from 14 down. Zac Taylor still doesn’t have his first win as a head coach.

Cethan Carter TE: No stats recorded.

Stanley Morgan Jr. WR: Practice squad.

Dallas Cowboys

The Cowboys beat the worst team in the league, the Miami Dolphins, 31-6

Maliek Collins DT: One recorded solo tackle, which was a sack.

Brett Maher PK: Attempted four extra points and made all four. Maher also had two field goal attempts, but missed one longer than 50 yards.

Randy Gregory DE: Suspended

Luke Gifford: No stats recorded.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

The Bucs missed a game winning field goal and fell to the Giants 32-31.

Lavonte David LB: Nine total tackles, four solo and five assisted.

Ndamukong Suh DT: One assisted tackle.

New York Jets

The Jets lost to the Patriots 30-14.

Quincy Enunwa WR: On IR

Alex Lewis G: No stats recorded.

Brent Qvale G: No stats recorded.

Washington Redskins

The Redskins fell to 0-3 after losing to the Bears.

Jerald Foster: No stats recorded.

New York Giants

The Giants, led by rookie QB Daniel Jones, came back to win 32-31 against the Buccaneers.

Nick Gates G: No stats recorded.

Philadelphia Eagles

The Eagles lost a close game to the Lions 27-24.

Nathan Gerry LB: Two total tackles, one assisted and one solo.

Oakland Raiders

The Raiders lost to the Vikings 34-14

Richie Incognito: Suspended.

Denver Broncos

The amusement continues as the Broncos lost to the Packers 27-16 to fall to 0-3.

Andy Janovich FB: Injured, but questionable for this Sunday.

Arizona Cardinals

The Cardinals lost to the Panthers 38-20.

Chris Jones CB: No stats recorded.

Tennessee Titans

The Titans lost to Jags last Thursday in a very boring 20-7 final.

Joshua Kalu CB: Placed on injured reserve.

Baltimore Ravens

The Ravens lost their first game of the season to my Chiefs 33-28.

Sam Koch P: Three punts with a long of 53 yards. Two were inside the 20, and one was a touchback.

Buffalo Bills

The Bills came back, after losing at 14 point lead, to beat the Bengals 21-17.

Spencer Long C: No stats recorded.

Jeremiah Sirles: Waived with an injury settlement.

Jacksonville Jaguars

The Jags won their first game and improved to 1-2 after beating the Titans 20-7.

Devine Ozigbo RB: No stats recorded.