“It’s another dimension of the game that the defense has to try to stop,” Reid said. Hunt’s stunning production, the coach said, “helps all of us.”
Even the great John Elway needed help — which came from Terrell Davis — to win his two titles before he retired. Out of left field, a long way from Toledo, Kareem Hunt might be the player who gets Alex Smith his long, lost championship.
Todd Gurley joined Steven Jackson as the only Rams players with at least 100 rushing yards and 90 receiving yards in the same game. Gurley ran for 121 yards and caught seven passes for 94 yards in the Rams’ 35-30 upset of the Cowboys.
Rams kicker Greg Zuerlein also set the franchise’s career record for most field goals in a game with seven on Sunday. That is one shy of the NFL’s all-time mark set by former Titans kicker Rob Bironas in 2007.
Panthers running back Jonathan Stewart had 68 rushing yards in Carolina’s 33-30 upset of Cheap Jerseys UK the Patriots to become the Panthers’ all-time leading rusher. Stewart now has 6,868 career yards, passing DeAngelo Williams (6,846) atop the team’s rushing yards list.
Carolina quarterback Cam Newton scored a 7-yard rushing touchdown to become Cheap Jerseys Stitched the first quarterback in NFL history with 50 career rushing scores.
That would thrust Jones, a fourth-round rookie, into a potential starting role. For a short-term fill-in, he’s a name to know in the Green Bay backfield who would likely garner flex consideration for this Sunday.