Former Illini check-up: Week 10


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.


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