NFL REBELS: Weekly Update 12.17

OLEMISSSPORTSDOTCOM Greg Hardy (photo courtesy of Carolina Panthers)
Greg Hardy (photo courtesy of Carolina Panthers)

Dec. 17, 2012

Vote former Ole Miss Rebels to the Pro Bowl

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 this year, with 23 players on current rosters, including such superstars as two-time Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning and five-time Pro Bowl linebacker Patrick  Willis.

Here's a rundown of how each former Rebel performed in week 15 of the 2012 NFL season:

#38 Brandon  Bolden | RB | New England Patriots
Had a tackle on special teams in a 41-34 loss to San Francisco on Sunday Night Football.

#30 Marshay  Green | DB | Indianapolis Colts
Member of the Colts' practice squad.

#42 BenJarvus  Green-Ellis | RB | Cincinnati Bengals
Rushed 25 times for 106 yards (his fourth 100-yard effort in the last five games) and a touchdown in a 34-13 win over Philadelphia on Thursday.

#76 Greg  Hardy | DE | Carolina Panthers
Started at DE and posted 5 tackles, 3 TFLs, 2 sacks (for a loss of 12 yards), 2 QB hurries and a forced fumble in a 31-7 win over San Diego on Sunday.

#74 John  Jerry | OG | Miami Dolphins
Started at right guard in a 24-3 win over Jacksonville on Sunday.
#94 Peria  Jerry | DT | Atlanta Falcons
Made a tackle in a 34-0 win over the Giants on Sunday.

#63 Rishaw  Johnson | OG | Seattle Seahawks
Did not see action in a 50-17 win over Buffalo on Sunday.

#23 Kendrick  Lewis | FS | Kansas City Chiefs
Started at free safety and recorded a pass deflection in a 15-0 loss to Oakland on Sunday.

#10 Eli Manning | QB | New York Giants
Completed 13-of-25 passes for 161 yards and 2 interceptions in a 34-0 loss to Atlanta on Sunday.

#70 Bobby  Massie | OT | Arizona Cardinals
Started at right tackle in a 38-10 win over Detroit on Sunday.

#22 Dexter  McCluster | WR/RB | Kansas City Chiefs
Caught a team-high 7 passes for a team-best 59 yards in a 15-0 loss to Oakland on Sunday.

#74 Michael  Oher | OT | Baltimore Ravens
Started at left tackle in a 34-17 loss to Denver on Sunday.

#58 Ashlee  Palmer | LB | Detroit Lions
Made 2 tackles in a 38-10 loss to Arizona on Sunday.

#78 Jermey Parnell | OT | Dallas Cowboys
Saw action in a 27-24 OT win over Pittsburgh on Sunday.

#95 Jerrell Powe | DT | Kansas City Chiefs
Did not play in a 15-0 loss to Oakland on Sunday.

#33 Jamarca Sanford | SS | Minnesota Vikings
Started at strong safety and recorded 3 tackles in a 36-22 win over St. Louis on Sunday.

#67 Chris Spencer | OL | Chicago Bears
Saw action in a 21-13 loss to Green Bay on Sunday.

#60 Bradley Sowell | OL | Indianapolis Colts.
Saw action in a 29-17 loss to Houston on Sunday.

#87 Micheal Spurlock | WR | San Diego Chargers
Started at WR and caught a pass for 8 yards, while returning a punt for 23 yards and 2 kicks for 49 yards, in a 31-7 loss to Carolina on Sunday.

#96 Emmanuel Stephens | DE | Cleveland Browns
Has been placed on Injured Reserve.

#32 Cassius Vaughn | DB/KR | Indianapolis Colts
As a starting cornerback, posted 4 solo stops in a 29-17 loss to Houston on Sunday.

#17 Mike Wallace | WR | Pittsburgh Steelers
Started at WR and caught 4 passes for 95 yards and in a 27-24 OT loss to Dallas on Sunday.

#52 Patrick Willis | LB | San Francisco 49ers
As the starting inside linebacker, made 11 tackles, including a TFL, in a 41-34 win over New England on Sunday Night Football.

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