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NFL UPDATE: How players with Virginia connections fared in regular-season Week 4

Here's a look at players with state connections in the NFL. Listed by jersey number, position, connections and statistics from the fourth week of regular-season games. Many players on practice squads or injured reserve are not listed here. Arizona Cardinals: 82 LS Mike Leach (William and Mary): Reserve; did long snapping. 78 OL Earl Watford (James Madison): Not mentioned in play-by-play. Atlanta Falcons: 52 LB Justin Durant (Hampton U.): 1 tackle. Baltimore Ravens: 60 T Eugene Monroe (U.Va.): Not active. 8 QB Matt Schaub (U.Va.): Did not play. 34 RB Lorenzo Taliaferro (Coastal Carolina, Lackawanna JC, Bruton High): 3 carries for 13 yards; 1 catch for 11 yards; 1 tackle (on...