Nov. 11, 2013
New Orleans running back Mark Ingram had a career-best performance in a primetime win over the Dallas Cowboys Sunday to top the list of performances by former Alabama stars in Week 10 of the NFL regular season.
Ingram, the Saints' 2011 first-round pick, rushed for a career-high 145 yards on 14 carries and a touch-down, as the Saints routed the Cowboys 49-17. It was the first 100-yard performance of Ingram's ca-reer. The third-year veteran added two receptions for 15 yards.
Philadelphia Eagles linebacker DeMeco Ryans led the Eagles to a 27-13 victory over Green Bay. Ryans racked up 13 tackles, two tackles for loss and an interception, which he returned for 10 yards before being brought down by Packers tailback Eddie Lacy. One of Ingram's stable mates at Alabama, Lacy rushed for 73 yards on 24 carries in the loss. The rookie also had two receptions for 11 yards.
Marcell Dareus had four tackles, a sack and a forced fumble for the Buffalo Bills in a 23-10 loss to the Steelers. Courtney Upshaw finished with four tackles and a pass deflection for Baltimore in a 20-17 overtime win over Cincinnati. Texans cornerback Kareem Jackson tallied four tackles in a 27-24 loss to the Arizona Cardinals.
Mark Barron and his Tampa Bay Buccaneers square off against the Miami Dolphins in ESPN's Monday Night Football matchup. Kickoff is set for 7:40 p.m. (CT).
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