Former Michigan Athlete of the Week: Taco Charlton

Former Michigan Athlete of the Week: Taco Charlton

November 7, 2017

Taco Charlton

Dallas Cowboys defensive end Taco Charlton made his first career sack in a 28-17 win over the Kansas City Chiefs.


  • This isn’t really honorable mention, but Denver Broncos TE Jake Butt was put on injured reserve and won’t return this season after tearing his ACL in Michigan’s bowl game against Florida State
  • Kansas City Chiefs WR Jehu Chesson made his first career catch, a 10-yarder, in a 28-17 loss to the Dallas Cowboys
  • Los Angeles Rams safety Blake Countess made 3 tackles in a 51-17 win over the New York Giants
  • Carolina Panthers WR Devin Funchess caught 5 passes for 86 yards in a 20-17 win over the Atlanta Falcons
  • Cincinnati Bengals DT Ryan Glasgow made 2 tackles in a 23-7 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars
  • Philadelphia Eagles DE Brandon Graham made 5 tackles in 51-23 win over the Denver Broncos
  • San Francisco 49ers CB Leon Hall made 4 tackles and 1 pass breakup in a 20-10 loss to the Arizona Cardinals
  • Baltimore Ravens DT Willie Henry made 4 tackles in a 23-20 loss to the Tennessee Titans
  • Dallas Cowboys CB Jourdan Lewis made 2 tackles in a 28-17 win over the Chiefs
  • San Francisco 49ers OT Erik Magnuson started his first career game in that 20-10 loss to the Cardinals
  • Seattle Seahawks RB Thomas Rawls ran 9 times for 39 yards and caught 2 passes for 31 yards in a 17-14 loss to the Washington Redskins


  1. Avatar
    Comments: 36
    Joined: 11/17/2015
    Nov 07, 2017 at 5:21 PM

    Hey Magnus – how come no ‘awards’ write up this week for the UM game?

  2. Avatar
    Comments: 142
    Joined: 8/12/2015
    Nov 07, 2017 at 7:10 PM

    Big bummer about Butt… must have been more severe than his last knee injury/ surgery? If I recall he returned in 8 or 9 months from that one or no?

  3. Big_H
    Comments: 6
    Joined: 8/18/2015
    Nov 07, 2017 at 8:49 PM

    Thunder, I’ve been dying for the game write up and awards! Please!

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