Former Illini check-up: Week 10
A look at how former Illini fared in the NFL in Week 10:
Jeff Allen and Jon Asamoah, Chiefs: Offensive linemen took a well-deserved week off.
Alan Ball, Jaguars: Starting cornerback had three solo tackles and knocked down two passes in team’s first win this season.
Arrelious Benn, Eagles: Receiver is on injured reserve.
Michael Buchanan, Patriots: Defensive lineman had the week off.
Jack Cornell, Raiders: Offensive lineman saw action in loss to Giants.
Jeff Cumberland, Jets: Tight end was on his bye.
Vontae Davis, Colts: Cornerback had two stops and a pass defection, but team lost to Rams.
David Diehl, Giants: Starting offensive lineman helped rush for 133 yards in win against Raiders.
Glenn Foster, Saints: Defensive end had a sack and a pass deflection in blowout of Cowboys.
Kelvin Hayden, Bears: Cornerback is on injured reserve (hamstring).
Michael Hoomanawanui, Patriots: Tight end had a week off.
A.J. Jenkins, Chiefs: Receiver got the week off.
Mikel Leshoure, Lions: Was not active.
Corey Liuget, Chargers: Starting defensive end had two tackles and a QB hurry in a loss to Broncos.
Rashard Mendenhall, Cardinals: Starting running back carried ball 13 times for 42 yards and caught a pass for 9 yards in win against Texans.
Whitney Mercilus, Texans: Starting linebacker had one tackle and a quarterback hurry in loss to Cardinals.
Tony Pashos, Raiders: Offensive lineman was not active (groin).
Graham Pocic, Rams: Offensive lineman is on injured reserve (shoulder).
Akeem Spence, Buccaneers: Catch the defensive tackle tonight against Dolphins.
Pierre Thomas, Saints: Running back had touchdowns rushing and receiving among his had 111 total yards in victory against Cowboys.
Hugh Thornton, Colts: Rough week for starting left guard and his linemates (18 rushing yards, three sacks allowed in loss to Rams).
Steve Weatherford, Giants: Punter booted it four times — one that was partially blocked — for a 30.3-yard average in win against Raiders.
Martez Wilson, Raiders: Linebacker saw action but didn’t record any tackles in loss to Giants.
Tavon Wilson, Patriots: It was the defensive back’s week off.