While Jets' rookie receiver Stephen Hill has made a great first impression on fans, newly acquired…
NFL Cougar Highlights: Week Eight
Hill started 10 games for Jacksonville last season—making 25 receptions and scoring three touchdowns—but was waived by the club late in the season despite leading all Jaguar receivers in yards-per-catch and touchdown catches. He was signed by Denver last spring, but was a late preseason cut.
The New Orleans Saints had worked-out Hill the day he signed with the Jets and were said to have been considering signing him at the time.
Here's how the NFL Cougs performed in week eight:
Erik Coleman, S, Detroit, 9th season: The Spokane native assisted on two tackles in the Lions' 28-24 victory against Seattle.
Jed Collins, FB, New Orleans, 4th season: No recorded stats from the Saints' 34-14 loss to Denver.
Eric Frampton, S, Dallas, 6th season: Tallied one defensive tackle and two more (1 solo) on special teams coverage in the Cowboys' 29-24 loss to the New York Giants.
Brandon Gibson, WR, St. Louis, 4th season: The Puyallup native caught three passes for 46 yards in the Rams' 45-7 fall to New England.
Jason Hanson, K, Detroit, 21st season: The Spokane native did not attempt a field goal, but was perfect on four point-after tries in the Lions' 28-24 win against Seattle.
Jerome Harrison, RB, Detroit, 7th season: Did not play; officially listed on the Lions' reserve/non-football injury list.
Jason Hill, WR, New York Jets, 6th season: Did not play; released from the club.
Chris Ivory, RB, New Orleans, 3rd season: Activated for just the second game this season, but no action in the Saints' loss to the Broncos.
Rian Lindell, K, Buffalo, 13th season: Did not play; bye week.
Ropati Pitoitua, DE, Kansas City, 4th season: The Tacoma native recorded three tackles (2 solo) in the Chiefs' 26-16 loss to Oakland.
Marcus Trufant, DB, Seattle, 10th season: The Tacoma native posted seven tackles (5 solo) in the Seahawks 28-24 loss to Detroit.
Zack Williams, G, Carolina, 2nd season: Did not play; assigned to Panthers' practice squad.
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