NFL local watch, Week 8

Published: Tuesday, Nov. 1 2011 11:00 p.m. MDT

San Diego Chargers safety and former Utah Ute Eric Weddle, left, intercepts a pass against Kansas City.

Associated Press

On the field

St. Louis DE C.J. Ah You (Lone Peak HS) played for first time since season opener in win over Saints.

Denver OL Zane Beadles (Hillcrest HS/Utah) started at left guard and helped offense gain 367 yards in loss to Lions.

Washington QB John Beck (BYU) completed 20 of 33 passes for 208 yards, and threw two interceptions while getting sacked a whopping nine times in loss to Bills.

Arizona LB Stewart Bradley (Highland HS) had one tackle on defense and one tackle in kickoff coverage in loss to Ravens.

Minnesota DB Brandon Burton (Utah) played as a reserve in win over Panthers.

Green Bay DB Jarrett Bush (Utah State) was on a bye.

Atlanta OL Kirk Chambers (Provo HS) was on a bye.

Indianapolis WR Austin Collie (BYU) caught five passes for 44 yards in loss to Titans.

Miami DL John Denney (BYU) served as team's long snapper and assisted on a tackle in punt coverage in loss to Giants.

Cincinnati DE Jonathan Fanene (Utah) played as a reserve in win over Seahawks.

Carolina OL Jordan Gross (Utah) started at left tackle and helped offense gain 430 yards in loss to Vikings.

St. Louis LB Bryan Kehl (Brighton HS/BYU) started and had three tackles, including one for loss, and recorded a tackle in kickoff coverage in win over Saints.

Pittsburgh DE Brett Keisel (BYU) started and had two tackles, two sacks, a quarterback hurry, a pass defensed and a forced fumble in win over Patriots.

Pittsburgh OL Chris Kemoeatu (Utah) started at left guard and helped offense gain 463 yards in win over Patriots.

Baltimore DL Paul Kruger (Timpanogos HS/Utah) had his first career two-sack game in win over Cardinals.

Arizona OL Deuce Lutui (Snow College) played as a reserve in loss to Ravens.

Houston DB Brice McCain (Utah) had three tackles in win over Jaguars.

New Orleans OL Pat McQuistan (Weber State) played as a reserve in loss to Rams.

Seattle OL Paul McQuistan (Weber State) played as a reserve in loss to Bengals.

Miami LB Koa Misi (Utah) had four tackles on defense and one tackle in punt coverage in loss to Giants.

Baltimore DL Haloti Ngata (Highland HS) had four tackles and a quarterback hurry in win over Cardinals.

Chicago DL Stephen Paea (Timpview HS/Snow College) was on a bye.

Tampa Bay OL Donald Penn (Utah State) was on a bye.

Baltimore TE Dennis Pitta (BYU) had six catches for 44 yards in win over Dolphins.

N.Y. Jets DL Sione Pouha (East HS/Utah) was on a bye.

Baltimore WR David Reed (Utah) returned four kickoffs for 85 yards in win over Cardinals.

N.Y. Jets OL Caleb Schlauderaff (Utah) was on a bye.

San Francisco QB Alex Smith (Utah) completed 15 of 24 passes for 177 yards and a touchdown in win over Browns.

Miami CB Sean Smith (Utah) had seven tackles and a pass defensed in loss to Giants.

Carolina WR Steve Smith (Utah) had seven catches for 100 yards with a 22-yard touchdown reception in loss to Vikings.

Miami DT Paul Soliai (Utah) started and had one tackle in loss to Giants.

Green Bay LB Vic So'oto (BYU) was on a bye.

Carolina DB R.J. Stanford (Utah) assisted on two tackles in loss to Vikings.

Pittsburgh LB Stevenson Sylvester (Utah) made his first career start in win over Patriots.

Oakland RB Manase Tonga (BYU) was on a bye.

San Diego DB Eric Weddle (Utah) started, had seven tackles, two interceptions and two passes defensed in loss to Chiefs.

Inactive this week

The following players were declared inactive by their respective teams: Jacksonville DL John Chick (Utah State); Pittsburgh DL Chris Hoke (BYU); Philadelphia DB Curtis Marsh (Utah State); St. Louis LB Brady Poppinga (BYU).

Practice squad

The following players are on NFL practice squads: Green Bay WR Diondre Borel (Utah State); Miami OL Ray Feinga (Hunter HS/BYU); Philadelphia FB Stanley Havili (Cottonwood HS); Tennessee DB Robert Johnson (Utah); Philadelphia OL Dallas Reynolds (Timpview HS/BYU); Denver DL Sealver Siliga (Copper Hills HS/Utah); Tampa Bay OL Zane Taylor (Grand HS/Utah); Indianapolis RB Fui Vakapuna (East HS/BYU).

Injured reserve

The following players are on the injured reserve list and out for the season: Washington TE Chris Cooley (Logan HS/Utah State); New England LB Christian Cox (Utah); Tennessee WR Kevin Curtis (Bingham HS/Snow College/Utah State) Arizona QB Max Hall (BYU); Green Bay WR Shaky Smithson (Utah); San Francisco DL Will Tukuafu (East HS).

— List compiled by Andrew Aragon

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