Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Log In or Register
HomeLocal NewsState NewsSportsOpinionObituariesAgriculture
Quick Links
  My Bulletin
  Contact The Bulletin

  Display Ads
  Dir. of Advertisers


Mail: Prom time danger

Going out, coming back, fresh perspective

More opinion

Ag News

UNL report: Nebraska livestock numbers

Branding, processing, Beef Quality Assurance

More Ag News

Email Article | Print Article
News - Local News
Woodhead makes NFL debut in win over RaidersTell North Platte what you think

North Platte native Danny Woodhead made his National Football League debut on Sunday in the New York Jets' 38-0 win over the Oakland Raiders.

NebraskaLand National BankYou've got a
facebook Request!

Against the Raiders, Woodhead had three carries for 24 yards, including a run of 16 yards.

Woodhead had a strong preseason for the Jets in the summer but was one of the last players cut on Sept. 6. But the former Chadron State star was eventually picked up by the Jets for their practice squad.

On Oct. 18, Woodhead was called up on the Jets' active roster and suited up, wearing No. 83 instead of 22, which he wore in the preseason, last week in the team's loss to the Buffalo Bills.

In the game on Sunday, the Jets got out to a big lead early against the Raiders, allowing Woodhead to receive his first significant playing time on the professional level.

Next Sunday, Woodhead and the Jets (4-3) host the Miami Dolphins at Giants Stadium.

Like this story to send to your facebook

The North Platte Bulletin - Published 10/25/2009
Copyright © 2009 - All rights reserved.
Flatrock Publishing, Inc. - 1300 E 4th St., Suite F - North Platte, NE 69101
Show me Talk Back during this visit

Copyright © 2003 - 2014
All rights reserved.

Flatrock Publishing, Inc.
1300 E 4th St., Suite F
North Platte, NE 69101

Your Ip Address -
North Platte, Nebraska