A-State in the NFL: Week 17

A-State in the NFL: Week 17
Source: NOLA.com

Derek Newton wrote the next chapter in his impressive comeback story. The Arkansas State alum played in his first NFL game since 2016.

Demario Davis (Saints)

- 4 tackles (1 solo) in loss to Panthers

- 110 tackles this season (leads team)

- Saints have 1st round bye, homefield advantage throughout NFC Playoffs

Derek Newton (Saints)

- Played in first game in over 2 years. Recovered from tearing patella tendons in both knees in 2016

- Lined up at left tackle in Saints loss vs. Panthers

- Signed by New Orleans last week to build depth on offensive line.

J.D. McKissic (Seahawks)

- Active in win over Cardinals

- Playing in 4th game of 2018 after missing first 13 weeks with a foot injury

Xavier Woodson-Luster (Browns)

- Active on special teams unit in loss to Ravens

Kyle Wilson (Chargers)

- Active in win vs. Broncos

- Made NFL debut earlier this season after spending time on Los Angeles and Eagles practice squads.

- Chargers travel to Ravens on Wild Card Weekend.

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