Each week, The Commercial will run the list of active-status athletes from the area with their recent statistics in professional or collegiate action. If there is an active player whom you believe should be included in this report, please email us at pbsports@pbcommercial.com.

Each week, The Commercial will run the list of active-status athletes from the area with their recent statistics in professional or collegiate action. If there is an active player whom you believe should be included in this report, please email us at pbsports@pbcommercial.com.


PROFESSIONAL


TERRON ARMSTEAD


Saints OT


UAPB


Armstead started against Detroit on Sunday. He has started every game so far this season.


CHRIS GRAGG


Bills TE


Warren/Arkansas


Gragg had two catches for 19 yards in a win over Minnesota and former Warren and Arkansas teammate Jarius Wright.


DAVID JOHNSON


Chargers TE


PBHS/Arkansas State


Johnson has yet to catch a pass for San Diego this season.


VINCENT BROWN


Raiders WR


Former Pine Bluff resident


Brown, whose mother lives in Redfield, has three catches for 22 yards so far this season.


CEDRIC THORNTON


Eagles DE


Star City/Southern Arkansas


Thornton and the Eagles had a bye this week.


KEVIN WILLIAMS


Seahawks DT


Fordyce/Oklahoma State


Williams did not have any tackles against St. Louis on Sunday. He has 14 tackles and a sack so far this season.


JARIUS WRIGHT


Vikings WR


Warren/Arkansas


Wright recorded four catches for 60 yards but his team fell 17-16 to Buffalo and best friend Chris Gragg.


MARTELL MALLETT


Calgary Stampeders RB


PBHS/UAPB


Mallett is currently on the Stampeders’ injury list. So far this season, Mallett has 132 yards rushing on 17 carries and 59 yards receiving on six receptions.


COLLEGIATE


AARON LaGRONE


UAPB RB


Watson Chapel


LaGrone finished with just four carries for 10 yards but did score a touchdown in UAPB’s loss to Grambling State.


BRIAN HANDLEY


UAPB RB


Monticello


Handley recorded 20 yards on eight carries in the defeat.


C.J. BRANCH


UAPB WR


Watson Chapel


Branch made a 9-yard catch in Saturday’s road loss.


JARED TURNER


UAPB DB


PBHS


Turner had a team-high six tackles, a tackle for loss and a pass breakup.


JOSHUA LIDDELL


Arkansas DB


Dollarway


Liddell assisted on a tackle in Arkansas’ 45-32 loss to Georgia in Little Rock.