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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Monday, November 27, 2006

Hawai'i Pros

Advertiser Staff

Aaron Francisco, cornerback, Cardinals (Kahuku High), 3 initial tackles, 1 assisted tackle.

Pisa Tinoisamoa, linebacker, Rams (University of Hawai'i), 5 initial tackles, 1 assisted tackle.

Jeff Ulbrich, linebacker, 49ers (UH), 1 initial tackle, 1 assisted tackle.

Kimo von Oelhoffen, defensive end, Jets (Moloka'i High), 1 initial tackle, 1 assisted tackle.

Vince Manuwai, Jaguars (Farrington, UH), 1 fumble recovery.

Ma'ake Kemoeatu, defensive tackle, Panthers (Kahuku), 2 initial tackles, 2 assisted tackles.

TONIGHT

Green Bay (4-6) at Seattle (6-4). 3:30 p.m., ESPN; rebroadcast 7 p.m., ESPN. Brett Favre, injured elbow and wrist and all, faces former coach Mike Holmgren, who helped Favre win a Super Bowl in Green Bay in 1997.

SIDELINED

Cincinnati Bengals running back Chris Perry left the game with a leg injury that turned out to be a broken bone.

New England Patriots linebacker Junior Seau left the game against the Chicago Bears with an injury to his right arm, but what it is and how long it might keep him out is anybody's guess.

The Patriots also lost offensive lineman Ryan O'Callaghan to a neck injury in the second quarter, and he was ruled out for the rest of the game.

Chicago Bears linebacker Leon Joe left the game early in the first with a hamstring injury.

Indianapolis Colts tight end Dallas Clark limped off the field and went straight to the locker room after spraining his right knee just before halftime. Clark did not return.

Knee injuries also sidelined Ravens linebacker Dan Cody and Steelers safety Troy Polamalu in Baltimore's 27-0 rout of Pittsburgh.

MILESTONES

Arizona had two 99-yard TD returns against Minnesota. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, the last time a team had two returns (punt-kickoff-fumble-interception) of 99 or more yards was Oct. 14, 1962. Amos Marsh had a 101-yard kickoff return and Mike Gaechter had a 100-yard interception return for Dallas, both in the fourth quarter of a 41-19 win against the Eagles.

Torry Holt, Rams, was held to four catches for 30 yards by the 49ers, but passed Jerry Rice for the most yards receiving in the first eight seasons. Holt has 10,282 yards, 9 more than Rice.

Jake Delhomme (23 for 38 for 168 yards) passed Steve Beuerlein as the Panthers' career leader in completions and yards. He has 1,055 completions for 12,854 yards.

DOUBLE DOUGHNUT

Baltimore and Cincinnati will face each other Thursday after posting shutouts yesterday. The Ravens beat Pittsburgh, 27-0, and the Bengals blanked Cleveland, 30-0. New England and Chicago met this week after registering shutouts last week. The Patriots won, 17-13. Last week, the Patriots beat the Packers, 35-0, and the Bears beat the Jets, 10-0. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, Week 15 of 2003 was the last time two teams (New England and Jacksonville) faced each other after holding their opponents scoreless the previous week.

STREAKS

The Bengals beat Cleveland for the fifth straight time, 30-0 ... Baltimore is 5-0 since coach Brian Billick fired offensive coordinator Jim Fassel and began calling the plays. The Ravens routed Pittsburgh, 27-0 ... St. Louis broke a five-game slide by beating San Francisco, 20-17 ... The Titans scored 24 straight points, all in the fourth quarter, to beat the Giants, 24-21 ... Oakland has lost all six road games this season and all five AFC West contests.