The Tennessee Titans found a strong defensive contribution this week from an unlikely source.
Stepping into a starting role on Sunday due to an injury, former Mountaineer David Long came up with six tackles in the Titans’ 33-30 overtime victory over the Seattle Seahawks.
White wasn’t the only former Mountaineer playing in the NFL this weekend. The following players were on NFL rosters for Week 2:
Tavon Austin, WR, Jacksonville Jaguars: Did not play.
Yodny Cajuste, OT, New England Patriots: Did not play.
Tony Fields, LB, Cleveland Browns: Did not play.
Mark Glowinski, OG, Indianapolis Colts: Played 66 snaps in a 27-24 loss to the Los Angeles Rams.
Will Grier, QB, Dallas Cowboys: Did not play.
Nick Kwiatkoski, LB, Las Vegas Raiders: Did not play (concussion).
David Long Jr., LB, Tennessee Titans: Totaled six tackles, including one for loss, in a 33-30 overtime win over the Seattle Seahawks.
Geno Smith, QB, Seattle Seahawks: Did not play.
Quinton Spain, OG, Cincinnati Bengals: Played 58 snaps in a 20-17 loss to the Chicago Bears.
Trevon Wesco, FB, New York Jets: Played two snaps in a 25-6 losing effort to the New England Patriots.
Kyzir White, LB, Los Angeles Chargers: Tallied five tackles in a 20-17 loss to the Dallas Cowboys.
Additionally, the following players are on various practice squads around the league:
Rasul Douglas, CB, Arizona Cardinals
Karl Joseph, S, Pittsburgh Steelers
Colton McKivitz, OL, San Francisco 49ers
Adam Pankey, OG, Miami Dolphins
Kenny Robinson, S, Carolina Panthers
David Sills V, WR, New York Giants
Kevin White, WR, New Orleans Saints
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