NFL REBELS: Weekly Update 10.15

OLEMISSSPORTSDOTCOM Patrick Willis (photo courtesy of San Francisco 49ers)
Patrick Willis (photo courtesy of San Francisco 49ers)

Oct. 15, 2013

Here at, we are proud to update Rebel fans on the exploits of our former players who lace up their cleats on Sundays in the NFL. Ole Miss has a huge presence in the NFL again this year with 22 former Rebels on NFL rosters, including such superstars as two-time Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning and six-time Pro Bowl linebacker Patrick Willis.

Here's a rundown of how each former Rebel performed in week six of the 2013 NFL season: 

#38 Brandon Bolden | RB | New England Patriots
Ran five times for 19 yards while catching two passes for 9 yards in a 30-27 win over New Orleans on Sunday.

#42 BenJarvus Green-Ellis | RB | Cincinnati Bengals
As the Bengals' starting RB, rushed 18 times for a game-high 86 yards in a 27-24 overtime win at Buffalo on Sunday.

#76 Greg Hardy | DE | Carolina Panthers
Started at defensive end and posted three total tackles in a 35-10 win at Minnesota on Sunday.

#74 John Jerry | OG | Miami Dolphins
Dolphins' bye week
#94 Peria Jerry | DT | Atlanta Falcons
Falcons' bye week

#75 Rishaw Johnson | OG | Kansas City Chiefs
Inactive for the Chiefs' 24-7 win over Oakland on Sunday.

#23 Kendrick Lewis | FS | Kansas City Chiefs
As the starting FS, posted two solo stops and helped the Chiefs to their sixth straight victory in a 24-7 win over Oakland on Sunday.

#10 Eli Manning | QB | New York Giants
Completed 14 of 26 passes for 239 yards, one touchdown and three interceptions in a 27-21 loss at Chicago on Thursday.

#70 Bobby Massie | OT | Arizona Cardinals
Inactive for the Cardinals' 32-20 loss at San Francisco on Sunday.

#38 Trumaine McBride | CB | New York Giants
Made two tackles and forced a fumble in a 27-21 loss at Chicago on Thursday.

#22 Dexter McCluster | WR/PR | Kansas City Chiefs
Caught one pass for 10 yards, rushed once for 4 yards and returned six punts for 32 yards while helping the Chiefs to their sixth straight victory in a 24-7 win over Oakland on Sunday.

#74 Michael Oher | OT | Baltimore Ravens
Started at right tackle in a 19-17 loss to Green Bay on Sunday.

#58 Ashlee Palmer | LB | Detroit Lions
Started at outside linebacker and tallied three tackles and a QB hit in a 31-17 win over Cleveland on Sunday.

#78 Jermey Parnell | OT | Dallas Cowboys
Saw action in a 31-16 win over Washington on Sunday Night Football.

#99 Gerald Rivers | DE | St. Louis Rams
Inactive for the Rams' 38-13 win at Houston on Sunday.

#33 Jamarca Sanford | SS | Minnesota Vikings
Started at strong safety and led the Vikings with eight tackles (seven solo) in a 35-10 loss to Carolina on Sunday.

#79 Bradley Sowell | OL | Arizona Cardinals
Made his second straight at left tackle in a 32-20 loss at San Francisco on Sunday.

#60 Chris Spencer | OL | Tennessee Titans
Saw action in a 20-13 loss at Seattle on Sunday.

#15 Micheal Spurlock | WR/RS | Detroit Lions
Returned five punts for 22 yards in a 31-17 win over Cleveland on Sunday.

#32 Cassius Vaughn | CB | Indianapolis Colts
Saw action in a 19-9 loss at San Diego on Monday Night Football.

#11 Mike Wallace | WR | Miami Dolphins
Dolphins' bye week

#52 Patrick Willis | LB | San Francisco 49ers
Returned from a groin injury to start at inside linebacker and record eight tackles and a forced fumble in a 32-20 win over Arizona on Sunday.

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