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Crosby Highlights #NFLBuffs Week 15

Dec 22, 2021

BOULDER -- Week 15 was a long one that saw three games postponed till later in the week due to the surge in COVID-19 cases across the NFL. Amongst all the chaos across the league, the Green Bay Packers became the first team to clinch their division after defeating the Baltimore Ravens 31-30 in a nail-biter. Packers kicker and former Colorado Buffalo Mason Crosby made a 29-yard field goal with 9:26 left in the fourth quarter to secure a Green Bay victory. 

Delrick Abrams was also signed to the L.A. Rams roster, giving the Buffs 20 players in the NFL for the 2021 season. 

Here is what happened with all other former Buffs across the NFL in week 15.

Laviska Shenault Jr., WR, Jacksonville Jaguars
Had four receptions for 39 yards in the Jaguars 30-16 loss to the Houston Texans.

Nate Solder, OT, New York Giants
Played in 49% of the offensive snaps in the Giants 21-6 loss to the Dallas Cowboys.

Josh Tupou, DT, Cincinnati Bengals
Recorded two tackles while playing in 29% of the defensive snaps and six special teams snaps in the Bengals 15-10 win over the Denver Broncos.

Juwann Winfree, WR, Green Bay Packers
Was signed to the active roster from the practice squad and saw his first action since week 11, appearing in 15 offensive snaps against the Ravens. 

Ahkello Witherspoon, CB, Pittsburgh Steelers
Recorded two tackles while playing in 56 defensive snaps and two special teams snaps in the Steelers 19-13 win over the Tennessee Titans.

Chidobe Awuzie (Bengals) and Jimmy Smith (Ravens) were placed on the COVID-19 list. David Bakhtiari (Packers), Ken Crawley (Saints), and Phillip Lindsay (Dolphins) did not play this week. Davion Taylor (Eagles) is still on injured reserve. Isaiah Oliver (Falcons) is out for the season with a knee injury. 

Kabion Ento (Packers), Arlington Hambright (Bears), Steven Montez (Lions), Daniel Munyer  (Titans) and Will Sherman (Patriots) are all on their team's practice squads. Delrick Abrams was signed to the Los Angeles Rams practice squad this week but released a day later. Alex Tchangam was signed midseason by the Seahawks to their practice squad and later released.