Saturday, Dec. 19
For the second straight week and fifth time this season, Dallas running back Darren McFadden reached the 100-yard mark on the ground. He carried the ball 16 times for 100 yards rushing and had two receptions for 13 yards, but the Cowboys fell 19-16 to the New York Jets. McFadden’s five 100-yard games are tied for second in the NFL. For the season, McFadden has totaled 898 yards rushing, which ranks eighth in the league.
Sunday, Dec. 20
Minnesota wide receiver Jarius Wright reeled in three-of-three targets for 32 yards in the 38-17 win over Chicago.
Kansas City running back Knile Davis rushed for 14 yards on five attempts and returned one kick for 19 yards as the Chiefs picked up a 34-14 road win at Baltimore. Ravens quarterback Ryan Mallett was not active.
Buffalo tight end Chris Gragg made one catch for 16 yards in the 35-25 loss at Washington.
Jacksonville defensive end Chris Smith participated but did not record any statistics in the 23-17 loss to Atlanta.
Seattle offensive lineman Alvin Bailey participated but did not record any statistics in the 30-13 win over Cleveland.
Brett Goode was the long snapper on all 11 of Green Bay’s kicks in the 30-20 win at Oakland.
San Diego rookie defensive end Darius Philon saw 19 snaps and recorded two tackles in the 30-14 win over Miami. Rookie wide Javontee Herndon started at wide receiver and matched a season-high in receptions with five for 35 yards.
Philadelphia offensive lineman Jason Peters started at left tackle in the 40-17 loss to Arizona. It was his 141st career start.
Monday, Dec. 21
Monday Night Football will feature Detroit OL Travis Swanson at the New Orleans Saints.