Tashard Choice did not spend much time at Oklahoma, before transferring to Georgia Tech to be closer to family. But he did play a small part in the Sooners' 2004 season — when they finished 12-1 — collecting 100 yards on 22 carries.
On Sunday, at least for now, he became the Buffalo Bills' No. 1 running back. C.J. Spiller suffered a shoulder injury against the Cleveland Browns. And Spiller had recently replaced Fred Jackson, who is still recovering from a knee sprain.
Choice finished with 91 yards on 20 carries as Buffalo beat Cleveland, 24-14. Check out how other NFL players with state ties fared during Week 3:
DB, Jamell Fleming (OU): Four tackles during a 27-6 victory over Philadelphia.
DB, Dominique Franks (OU, Tulsa Union): Three tackles as Falcons wallop San Diego, 27-3.
DE, Mark Anderson (Tulsa Washington): Two tackles, including a sack of Cleveland quarterback Brandon Weeden.
DE, Frank Anderson (OU): Three tackles, one sack during 36-7 loss to Super Bowl champ Giants on Thursday.
TE, Jermaine Gresham (OU, Ardmore): Five catches for 64 yards and a touchdown as Bengals outlast Washington, 38-31.
QB, Brandon Weeden (OSU, Edmond Santa Fe): Throws for 237 yards, including a TD to Travis Benjamin. But Weeden also throws two interceptions.
K, Dan Bailey (OSU): Kicks 32-, 26- and 22-yard field goals. Adds a point-after-TD conversion in a win over Tampa Bay.
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