Crosby, Lindsay Highlight #NFLBuffs For Holiday Weekend
BOULDER- Thanksgiving weekend saw another big performance from Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby as he made three field goals and three PATs to aid the Green Packers scoring in their 36-28 win over the Los Angeles Rams.
Week 12 also saw running back Phillip Lindsay join the Miami Dolphins after being cut by the Houston Texans and put up his best performance of the year with his new team. He carried the ball 12 times for 42 yards in the Dolphins commanding 33-10 win over the Carolina Panthers.
Here is what happened with all other former Colorado Buffaloes across the NFL in week 12.
Chidobe Awuzie, CB, Cincinnati Bengals
Had one tackle while playing in 39 defensive snaps in the Bengals 41-10 blowout of the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Ken Crawley, CB, New Orleans Saints
After being waived by the team last week, Crawley was re-signed by the Saints on Tuesday and played in one defensive snap and four special teams snaps in the Saints 31-6 Thanksgiving loss to the Buffalo Bills.
Laviska Shenault Jr., WR Jacksonville Jaguars
Had five catches for 33 yards on a team-leading nine targets from quarterback Trevor Lawrence in the Jaguars 21-14 loss to the Atlanta Falcons.
Nate Solder, OL, New York Giants
For the fifth game in a row and ninth game this season Solder played in all offensive snaps in the Giants 13-7 win over the Philadelphia Eagles.
Josh Tupou, DT, Cincinnati Bengals
Played in 31 defensive snaps and two special teams snaps in the Bengals win over the Steelers.
Ahkello Witherspoon, CB, Pittsburgh Steelers
Had a tackle for a loss and a pass deflected in the Steelers loss to the Bengals.
Jimmy Smith (Ravens) did not play against the Cleveland Browns. David Bakhtiari (Packers) reportedly had a second surgery on his knee and could return in December. Davion Taylor (Eagles) was placed on injury reserve with a knee injury. Isaiah Oliver (Falcons) is out for the rest of the season with a knee injury.
Kabion Ento (Packers), Arlington Hambright (Bears), Steven Montez (Lions), Daniel Munyer (Titans), Will Sherman (Patriots) and Juwann Winfree (Packers) are all on their team's practice squads. Alex Tchangam was signed midseason by Seattle to its practice squad and later released.