Dec. 17, 2012
Alex Albright, Dallas, LB
- Started on defense for the Cowboys in their 27-24 win over the Steelers... had six tackles in both defensive and special teams' situations ... Recovered a fumble in the first quarter and returned it three yards.
Anthony Castonzo, Indianapolis, OT
- Started on the offensive line for the Colts in their 29-17 loss to the Texans.
Gosder Cherilus, Detroit, RT
- Started on the offensive line for the Lions in their 38-10 loss to the Cardinals.
Jo-Lonn Dunbar, St. Louis, LB
- Started for the Rams in their 36-22 loss to the Vikings ... Had six individual tackles.
Robert Francois, Green Bay, LB
- Saw time for the Packers in their 21-13 win over the Bears ... Had two tackles in special teams' situations.
Antonio Garay, San Diego, T
- Saw time for the Chargers in their 31-7 loss to the Panthers ... Had five tackles, including one sack for a loss of eight yards.
Mark Herzlich, New York Giants, LB
- Saw time for the Giants on defense and special teams in the 34-0 loss to Matt Ryan and the Falcons.
Mathias Kiwanuka, New York Giants, LB
- Saw time on defense in the Giants' week 15 loss to the Falcons ... Finished the game with four tackles.
Dan Koppen, Denver, C
- Started at center for the Broncos in their 34-17 win over the Ravens.
Luke Kuechly, Carolina, LB
- Started on defense for the Panthers in their 31-7 win over the Chargers ... Had eight tackles and is currently ranked second among all defensive players in with 138 tackles ... Was named Defensive Player of the Week for week 14 ... Leads the NFL with three games with at least 15 tackles ... No other player has more than one.
B.J. Raji, Green Bay, DT
- Started on defense for the Packers in their 21-13 win over the Bears ... Recorded one tackle.
Matt Ryan, Atlanta, QB
- Completed 23-of-28 pass attempts for 270 yards ... Threw for three touchdowns in the Falcons' 34-0 defeat of the Giants.
Chris Snee, New York Giants, OG
- Started on the offensive line in the Giants' 34-0 loss to the Falcons ... The offensive line allowed only one sack ... Snee injured his hip in the second quarter but returned in the second half.
Matt Hasselbeck (Tennessee) and the Titans will face the Jets in the Monday night game.
Ron Brace (New England) is currently listed as an inactive member of the Patriots' roster.
Jeremy Trueblood (Tampa Bay) is currently on the injured reserve for the Buccaneers.