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Rasul Douglas continues to shine in Green Bay

Rasul Douglas has become a major threat in the Green Bay Packers' secondary this season.
Rasul Douglas has become a major threat in the Green Bay Packers' secondary this season. (Photos by USA Today Sports, Graphic by Jared Serre)

Rasul Douglas is continuing to show why he should not be underestimated.

Against the Los Angeles Rams this week, the former West Virginia defensive back collected a 33-yard pick six, ultimately helping the Packers secure a 36-28 win.

In addition to the interception, Douglas also defended four passes and made five tackles.

Douglas wasn't the only former Mountaineer playing in the NFL this weekend. The following players were on NFL rosters for Week 12:

Tavon Austin, WR, Jacksonville Jaguars: Tallied one touchdown and 21 yards on two receptions in a 21-14 loss to the Atlanta Falcons.

Yodny Cajuste, OT, New England Patriots: Did not play.

Rasul Douglas, CB, Green Bay Packers: Intercepted one pass and returned it for a touchdown, in addition to defending four passes and making five tackles, in a 36-28 win over the Los Angeles Rams.

Tony Fields, LB, Cleveland Browns: Played 10 special teams snaps in a 16-10 loss to the Baltimore Ravens.

Mark Glowinski, OG, Indianapolis Colts: Played 66 snaps in a 38-31 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Will Grier, QB, Dallas Cowboys: Did not play.

Nick Kwiatkoski, LB, Las Vegas Raiders: Did not play (ankle).

David Long Jr., LB, Tennessee Titans: Did not play (injury).

Kenny Robinson, S, Carolina Panthers: Did not play.

Geno Smith, QB, Seattle Seahawks: Did not play.

Quinton Spain, OG, Cincinnati Bengals: Played 65 snaps in a 41-10 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Trevon Wesco, TE/FB, New York Jets: Played 32 snaps in a 21-14 win over the Houston Texans.

Kyzir White, LB, Los Angeles Chargers: Led team with 12 tackles in a 28-13 loss to the Denver Broncos.

Additionally, the following players are on various practice squads around the league:

Bruce Irvin, LB, Chicago Bears

Karl Joseph, S, Pittsburgh Steelers:

Colton McKivitz, OL, San Francisco 49ers

Adam Pankey, OG, Miami Dolphins

David Sills V, WR, New York Giants


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