Josh Allen, Buffalo Bills: The second-year quarterback completed 17 of 39 passes for 146 yards and a touchdown during the Bills’ 24-17 loss to visiting Baltimore. He also rushed for nine yards on two carries. Allen was sacked six times for losses of 46 yards.
The 23-year-old has completed 242 of 405 passes for 2,737 yards, 17 touchdowns and eight interceptions this season. He has rushed for 439 yards and eight touchdowns on 95 carries. Allen has been sacked 33 times for losses of 197 yards. He has fumbled 14 times and lost four.
Marcus Epps, Philadelphia Eagles: The rookie safety and Philadelphia host the New York Giants at 6:15 p.m. tonight.
Epps has one tackle in 11 games with the Eagles and Minnesota Vikings this season.
Austin Fort, Denver Broncos: The rookie tight end is on injured reserve after suffering a torn anterior cruciate ligament during the preseason.
Rico Gafford, Oakland Raiders: The wide receiver started and caught one pass for a 49-yard touchdown during the Raiders’ 42-21 loss to the visiting Tennessee Titans.
The game was the second of Gafford’s NFL career, and his first this season.
Tashaun Gipson, Houston Texans: The eighth-year safety started and recorded two solo tackles, an interception, two pass breakups and a quarterback hit during the Texans’ 38-24 loss to Denver. He returned his interception 26 yards.
Gipson has 40 tackles (28 solo), eight passes defensed, three interceptions and a defensive touchdown in 11 games this season.
Carl Granderson, New Orleans Saints: The rookie defensive end played in the Saints’ 48-46 loss to visiting San Francisco, but did not record any statistics.
Granderson has three tackles (all solo) and a sack in five games this season.
Brian Hill, Atlanta Falcons: The third-year running back rushed for 62 yards and a touchdown on nine carries during the Falcons’ 40-20 win over visiting Carolina.
The 6-foot-1, 219-pounder has 65 carries for 220 yards and two touchdowns in nine games this season. He also has caught 10 passes for 69 yards and a touchdown.
Jacob Hollister, Seattle Seahawks: The third-year tight end started and caught four passes for 34 yards during the Seahawks’ 28-12 loss at the Los Angeles Rams.
The 25-year-old has 25 catches for 203 yards and three touchdowns in seven games this season.
Mark Nzeocha, San Francisco 49ers: The fifth-year linebacker had one special teams tackle during the 49ers 48-46 victory at New Orleans.
The 6-foot-3, 235-pounder has eight tackles (seven solo) and an interception in 13 games this season.
Mike Purcell, Denver Broncos: The fourth-year nose tackle started and had four tackles (two solo) during the Broncos’ 38-24 win at Houston.
Purcell has 33 tackles (22 solo) in 10 games this season. Purcell has started four games.
Chase Roullier, Washington Redskins: The third-year center started during the Redskins’ 20-15 loss at Green Bay. He has started all 11 games he has played in this season.
Andrew Wingard, Jacksonville Jaguars: The rookie started at free safety and recorded four tackles (two solo) and a quarterback hit during the Jaguars’ 45-10 loss to the visiting Los Angeles Chargers.
Wingard has 23 tackles (17 solo) and a forced fumble in 13 games this season. He has started his past two games.
Eddie Yarbrough, Buffalo Bills: The third-year defensive end is on the Bills’ practice squad.