T-Birds in the NFL: Week 5 Update

James Cowser 2012-14 (Defensive End, Oakland Raiders)  @cowstown

Cowser had a good week for the Raiders, despite the team losing to the Baltimore Ravens 17-30. He was able to record four combined tackles, two solo and two assisted, as well as forcing one fumble. His week five stats bring his season totals to 10 combined tackles, with six solo and four assisted tackles. Cowser also has one forced fumble. In the five games played, Cowser has already eclipsed his stats from the six games he played last season where he recorded nine combined tackles, seven solo and two assisted, and one sack.

Miles Killebrew 2011-16 (Defensive Back, Detroit Lions) @MilesKillebrew

Killebrew started for the Lions once again in their 24-27 loss to the Carolina Panthers. He was able to record two combined tackles, one solo and one assisted. His season stats now stand at 21 combined tackles, 18 solo and three assisted, five pass deflections and one interception, which he returned for a touchdown in week one.

Raysean Pringle 2014-16 (Defensive Back, Jacksonville Jaguars) @iamrp85

Pringle is not on the Jaguars roster, but was signed to the practice squad on Sept. 5. He has not been promoted to the 53-man roster yet. No updates have been reported on Pringle’s current status.

Josh Thornton 2015-17 (Defensive Back, Baltimore Ravens) @JayRoss_2

Thornton is still on the Ravens practice squad and has not been promoted to the 53-man roster as of yet. No new updates have been reported.

LeShaun Sims 2012-16 (Defensive Back, Tennessee Titans) @LeshaunSims

Sims started this week for the Titans in their 10-16 loss to the Miami Dolphins. He was able to record two combined tackles, both solo. His season stats now stand at 11 combined tackles, nine solo and two assisted, one pass deflection and one forced fumble.

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