Former Illini check-up: Week 6

Former Illini check-up: Week 6

A look at how former Illini fared in the NFL in Week 6

Jeff Allen and Jon Asamoah, Chiefs: Starting offensive linemen helped the Chiefs start 6-0 with a home win.

Alan Ball, Jaguars: Starting cornerback had four tackles in game effort against unbeaten Broncos.

Michael Buchanan, Patriots: Defensive lineman had a special teams tackle in comeback win.

Jack Cornell, Raiders: Offensive lineman was put on the practice squad this week.

Jeff Cumberland, Jets: Tight end caught four passes for 59 yards.

Vontae Davis, Colts: Catch cornerback Monday night.

David Diehl, Giants: Helped keep Eli Manning clean (one sack) and blocked for a 100-yard rusher, but the team fell to 0-6.

Glenn Foster, Saints: Defensive lineman had one tackle before being hurt late in the fourth quarter.

Kelvin Hayden, Bears: Cornerback is on injured reserve (hamstring).

Michael Hoomanawanui, Patriots: Tight end had four catches for 57 yards against Saints.

A.J. Jenkins, Chiefs: Wide receiver had a pass thrown his way — incomplete — in home win.

Mikel Leshoure, Lions: Running back got his first carries of the season — two rushes for 9 yards — in win.

Corey Liuget, Chargers: Catch defensive end Monday night.

Rashard Mendenhall, Cardinals: Starting running back ran for 40 yards and caught one pass for 2 yards in road loss.

Whitney Mercilus, Texans: Linebacker had three tackles and a QB hurry in blowout loss.

Tony Pashos, Raiders: Offensive lineman was part of a unit that surrendered 10 sacks in road loss.

Graham Pocic, Rams: Offensive lineman is on injured reserve (shoulder).

Akeem Spence, Buccaneers: Defensive tackle had the week off.

Pierre Thomas, Saints: Starting running back had 11 carries for 51 yards and also caught a 29-yard pass in loss.

Hugh Thornton, Colts: Catch left guard Monday night.

Steve Weatherford, Giants: Punted it three times for a 46.3-yard average in sixth straight loss.

Martez Wilson, Saints: Linebacker was inactive for road loss.

Tavon Wilson, Patriots: Defensive back (hamstring) was not active.

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