Georgia Tech #ProJackets Football Report: Week Five

Oct. 9, 2017

THE FLATS -- Despite a few #ProJackets being on their bye week this week, Georgia Tech had a strong showing in week five as every #ProJacket that put on a helmet and jersey for their respective team got a win except for one in week five of the NFL season.

Defensive end Michael Johnson appears to finally be 100 percent after an early season injury, as the veteran #ProJacket had a season-high four solo tackles and 2.0 sacks in the Cincinnati Bengals' 20-16 win over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.

After kicking the game-winning field goal in his first-ever NFL game last Monday night versus the Washington Redskins, Harrison Butker did not disappoint in his second career game on Sunday night, as the rookie #ProJacket went a perfect 5-for-5 on field goals, including a long of 49 yards to help the Kansas City Chiefs remain unbeaten (5-0) with a 42-34 win over the Houston Texans.

Extra: Harrison Butker nails 43-yard go-ahead field goal to seal epic win.



Morgan Burnett
and the Green Bay Packers continued their strong start to the 2017 season with another close win, this time over the Dallas Cowboys, to put Green Bay at 4-1 on the year.

Extra: Morgan Burnett Interview on Good Morning Football (NFL Network).

Shaq Mason and the New England Patriots bounced back from a home loss last week to defeat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 19-14 on Thursday night football, while Chris Milton return to the field on special teams for the Indianapolis Colts in a win over the San Francisco 49ers after missing the last two games while bothered with an injury.

Below is a complete list of the Football #ProJackets currently on NFL rosters.


 

 

NFL PLAYER WEEK FIVE STATS 2017 SEASON STATS

 Jeremiah Attaochu
 #97 | DE
 San Diego Chargers
 Bio
 NFL Draft: 
 2014 (Chargers),
 2nd round
 Experience:
 4th season
 Status:
 Active
 Years at Tech:
 2010-13 
 High School: 
 Archbishop Carroll

 Chargers 27,
 Giants 22

 Did not play.

 
 N/A


 Morgan Burnett 
 #42 | SS
 Green Bay Packers
 Bio
 NFL Draft: 
 2010 (Packers),
 3rd round
 Experience:
 8th season
 Status:
 Active
 Years at Tech:
 2007-09
 High School: 
 North Clayton


 Packers 35,
 Cowboys 31

 GP:
1
 GS:
1
 Total Tackles:
6
 Solo:
5
 Assisted:
1
 Passes defended:
0

 

 
 GP:
5
 GS: 5
 Total Tackles:
 29
 Solo: 17
 Assisted: 10

 Passes defended: 2

 Harrison Butker  
 #7 | K
 Kansas City Chiefs
 Bio 
 NFL Draft:
 
 2017 (Panthers), 
 7th round
 Experience: 
 1st season
 Status: 
 
Active
 Years at Tech: 
 
2013-16
 High School: 
 Westminster


 Chiefs 42,
 Texans 34

 GP:
1
 FG Attempts:
5
 FG Made:
5
 Long:
49
 PAT:
3
 KO:
10
 Avg:
66.0
 Touchbacks:
8


 
 GP: 2
 FG Attempts: 
9
 Long: 
49
 KO: 
16
 Avg: 
65.6
 Touchbacks: 
14

 Adam Gotsis 
 #99 | DT
 Denver Broncos
 Bio
 NFL Draft: 
 2016 (Broncos),
 2nd round
 Experience:
 2nd season
 Status:
 Active
 Years at Tech:
 2012-15
 High School: 
 Kew


 Bye Week.

 
 

 
 GP:
4
 GS:
3
 Total Tackles:
13
 Solo:
10
 Assisted:
3
 Passes defended: 1

 Isaiah Johnson 
 #27 | DB
 Los Angeles Rams
 Bio 
 NFL Draft:
 
 
Undrafted, 2015
 Experience:
 2nd season

 Status:
 Practice Squad
 Years at Tech:
 2010-14
 High School: 
 Sandy Creek

  Practice squad.


 N/A

 Michael Johnson 
 #90 | DE
 Cincinnati Bengals
 Bio
 NFL Draft: 
 2016 (Broncos),
 2nd round
 Experience:
 
9th season
 Status:
 Active
 Years at Tech:
 
2005-08
 High School: 
 Dallas County


 Bengals 20,
 Bills 16

 GP:
1
 GS:
1
 Total Tackles:
4
 Solo:
4
 Assisted:
0
 Sacks: 2.0
 Passes defended:
0

 

 
 GP:
4
 GS: 4
 Total Tackles:
10
 Solo: 
9
 Assisted: 1
 Sacks: 3.0
 Passes defended: 1

 Shaq Mason 
 #69 | OG
 New England Patriots
 Bio
 NFL Draft: 
 2015 (Patriots),
 4th round
 Experience:
 3rd season
 Status:
 Active
 Years at Tech:
 2011-14
 High School: 
 Columbia Central



 Patriots 19,
 Bucs 14
 
 GP:
1
 GS:
1
 

 



 GP:
5
 GS: 5




 Chris Milton 
 #28 | DB
 Indianapolis Colts
 Bio
 NFL Draft: 
 Undrafted, 2016
 Experience:
 2nd season
 Status:
 Active 
 Years at Tech:
 2012-15
 High School: 
 Charlton County





 

 

 

 
 GP:
3
 Total Tackles: 1
 Solo:
1
 Fumble Recovery: 1

 Derrick Morgan 
 #91 | OLB
 Tennessee Titans
 Bio
 NFL Draft: 
 2010 (Titans),
 1st round
 Experience:
 8h season
 Status:
 Active
 Years at Tech:
 2007-09
 High School: 
 Coatesville Area


 ,


 GP:
1
 GS:
1
 Total Tackles:
2
 Solo:
1
 Assisted:
1
 Sacks: 0
 

 

 GP: 
5
 GS: 5
 Total Tackles: 12
 Solo: 7
 Assisted: 5
 Sacks: 3.0
 Passed defended: 1

 DeAndre Smelter 
 #18 | WR
 San Francisco 49ers
 Bio 
 NFL Draft:
 
 
2015 (49ers),
 4th round
 Experience:
 1st season
 Status:
 
Practice Squad 
 Years at Tech:
 
2013-14
 High School: 
 Tattnall Square Academy

 Practice Squad.

 
 
 N/A


 Demaryius Thomas 
 #88 | WR
 Denver Broncos
 Bio
 NFL Draft: 
 2010 (Broncos),
 1st round
 Experience:
 8th season
 Status:
 Active
 Years at Tech:
 2007-09
 High School: 
 West Laurens



 Bye Week.

 
 GP:
4
 GS:
4
 Receptions:
18
 Yards:
247
 Avg.:
13.7
 Long:
29
 TD:
0

 Justin Thomas  
 #13 | WR
 Pittsburgh Steelers
 Bio NFL Draft: 
 Undrafted, 2017
 Experience: 
 1st season
 Status: 
 Practice Squad
 Years at Tech:  
 2012-16
 High School: 
 Prattville


 Practice Squad.

 N/A

 Darren Waller 
 #84 | TE
 Baltimore Ravens
 Bio
 NFL Draft: 
 2015 (Ravens),
 6th round
 Experience:
 2nd season
 Status:
 Reserve/Suspended
 Years at Tech:  
 2011-14
 High School: 
 North Cobb


 
 Suspended.

 
 N/A

 D.J. White 
 #24 | CB
 Kansas City Chiefs
 Bio
 NFL Draft: 
 2016 (Chiefs),
 6th round
 Experience:
 2nd season
 Status:
 Active
 Years at Tech:
 2012-15
 High School: 
 Union Grove



 Chiefs 42,
 Texans 34

 Did not play.



 N/A

 

 

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