Though he fell short of his 10-for-10 prediction to Cards coach Ken Whisenhunt prior to the game, the tabloid-friendly quarterback had to "settle" for a 7-of-7 outing for 70 yards and one touchdown against the Texans.
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With his 10 catches for 116 yards and two touchdowns, this rookie could supplant Greg Jennings as the Packers' No. 2 wideout behind Donald Driver. He has quickly become a preferred target for both Brett Favre and backup Aaron Rodgers.
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The second-year quarterback has made a strong push for the Jets' starting job by completing 22 of 31 for 230 yards and a NFL-high four touchdown passes -- including three against the Falcons in preseason Week 1.
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After an inconsistent 2006, the Cardinals kicker has quickly re-established himself as one of the NFL's most potent scorers -- nailing all five of his preseason field goals, including a 59-yarder against the Raiders.
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Marion Barber III
Fantasy owners everywhere are salivating over Barber's prospects -- especially after his two-touchdown performance against the Denver regulars. Barber, who will likely share rushing duties with Julius Jones this season, has 105 yards on 23 carries through two games.
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The Seahawks have seemingly struck gold -- again -- with this Virginia Tech alum, who has shredded opposing linemen for seven tackles, three sacks and two forced fumbles in two preseason games.
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The explosive rookie has rolled for 103 yards in the preseason, highlighted by a scintillating 43-yard run against the Jets -- which began with a pirouette move through the running gap and ended with a punishing shoulder to a defender before begrudgingly getting tackled.
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Is it possible the Saints unearthed a second hidden gem at wideout with Moore (along with Marques Colston), a 5-foot-9 blazer who has posted 13 catches (an NFL high) for 131 yards during the preseason, including eight receptions for first downs?
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In his second outing as a Raider, Culpepper engineered two substantial scoring drives against the 49ers. All told, the strong-armed, fleet-footed quarterback completed 6 of 8 for 75 yards and two touchdown passes.
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McDonald has a simple recipe for success in the NFL: Just follow Mike Martz, the pied-piper of prodigious offensive coordinators. With the Lions, McDonald has tallied an NFL-high 193 yards on just eight catches and joins perhaps the league's best quartet -- featuring Roy Williams, heralded rookie Calvin Johnson and Mike Furrey.
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