Cornerback Hurley Tarver had one interception with a 30-yard return and an additional pass defensed in the Scottish Claymores' 17-13 win against the Amsterdam Admirals last weekend. The Central Oklahoma product added three
tackles and a special teams stop in the Claymores' fourth victory.
Also in the Claymores' win, running back Herbert Goodman rushed for 86 yards on 21 carries. The Claymores have a 4-0 record when Goodman carries the ball 20 or more times and currently ranks third in NFLEL rushing with 541 yards on 132 carries.
Linebacker Paris Lenon started for the Amsterdam Admirals and registered five tackles, one pass defensed and a special teams stop in the 17-13 loss to Scotland.
Running back Joey Dozier started this past weekend for the Frankfurt Galaxy and recorded a 13-yard kickoff return in a 31-10 loss to F.C. Barcelona while offensive lineman Tim Stuber started for the Dragons in their second victory of the season.
Defensive tackle John Gilmore (Amsterdam) remains on injured reserve due to a hand injury and offensive lineman Ed Kehl (Rhein) was placed on injured reserve due to a knee injury.
WEEK SEVEN RESULTS
F.C. Barcelona Dragons 31, Frankfurt Galaxy 10
Rhein Fire 24, Berlin Thunder 14
Scottish Claymores 17, Amsterdam Admirals 13
WEEK EIGHT SCHEDULE
Rhein Fire at F.C. Barcelona Dragons - 11:30 a.m. (ET), Sat. June 1 - DIRECTV, Chan. 704
Frankfurt Galaxy at Amsterdam Admirals - 12:00 p.m. (CT), Sat. June 1 - FOX Sports Net *
Scottish Claymores at Berlin Thunder - 12:00 p.m. (CT), Sun. June 2 - FOX
*Check local listings for air time and channel number.
NFL EUROPE LEAGUE STANDINGS
PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
Offense: WR, Dondre Gilliam, Scotland (San Diego Chargers) - 2 catches for 88 yards (37 and
51-yard touchdowns) vs. Amsterdam
Defense: LB, Cornelius Anthony, F.C. Barcelona (San Francisco 49ers) - Scored on blocked punt return, 7 tackles, 1 interception, 1 forced fumble at Frankfurt
Special Teams: KR, Jordan Younger, Rhein - 3 kickoff returns for 118 yards, 81-yard TD vs. Berlin National: LB, Anthony Doghmi, Rhein - 4 tackles, 1 sack, 1 forced fumble vs. Berlin
RACE TO THE END
After seven weeks, the Rhein Fire holds the top spot in the NFLEL and remains the only team with an undefeated home record at 4-0. Rhein has held opponents to 20 points or less in 16 of the last 20 games, posting a 13-3 record in those contests. The Amsterdam Admirals are struggling with five consecutive losses and need to win the last three games to avoid their fourth straight losing season.
DirecTV will broadcast two games per weekend, FOX Sports Net will televise a "Game of the Week" all season and FOX will broadcast a "Game of the Week" each week during Weeks 6-8, followed by World Bowl X on June 22. Current and former NFL players will be in the broadcast booth throughout the season.
Sat. June 1, F.C. Rhein at F.C. Barcelona Talent: Ron Pitts, Brian Baldinger
Sat. June 1, Frankfurt at Amsterdam Talent: Scott Graham, Mark Royals
Sun. June 2, Scotland at Berlin Talent: Curt Menefee, Brian
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