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Just six games into his sophomore NFL season, Rueben Randle has already exceeded his production from his rookie season.

Randle's 37-yard touchdown reception in the New York Giants' 27-21 loss to the Chicago Bears on Thursday night was the former Bastrop High Parade All-American's third TD grab in two games.

Randle improved his season line to 20 receptions for 333 yards with 3 TDs He finished the 2012 campaign with 19 catches for 298 stripes and three scores.

The struggling Giants (0-6) entertain the Minnesota Vikings on Monday, Oct. 21.

In college games involving some former Bastrop Rams over the weekend:

JAY WILSON caught six passes for 54 yards and RaDarius Winston was in on two tackles as Central Arkansas blanked Nebraska Kearney 31-0 Saturday in Conway.

DENZEL DEVALL made one tackle in Alabama's 48-7 win at Kentucky on Saturday.

South Plaquemines product Bradley Sylve contributed two tackles and broke up a pass and former Dutchtown standout Landon Collins notched two tackles as the Crimson Tide held the Wildcats to 170 total yards (94 rushing, 76 passing).

Opening a three-game homestand, the Crimson Tide are matched against Arkansas on Saturday.

PRESTON COLEMAN registered a tackle in ULM's 21-14 victory over Texas State on Saturday at San Marcos.

ULM has an open date this week, before returning to action against Georgia State on Saturday, Oct. 26 at Malone Stadium.