Week 9: Ex-Illini in the NFL
Jeff Allen and Jon Asamoah, Chiefs: Starting offensive guards helped Kansas City remain perfect and paved way for 95 rushing yards against Buffalo.
Alan Ball, Jaguars: Cornerback was on his bye this week.
Arrelious Benn, Eagles: Receiver is on injured reserve.
Michael Buchanan, Patriots: Reserve defensive lineman played in rout against Pittsburgh but didn’t record any tackles.
Jack Cornell, Raiders: Offensive lineman did not see action against the Eagles.
Jeff Cumberland, Jets: Tight end was not active in home victory against New Orleans.
Vontae Davis, Colts: Cornerback played in late game against the Texans.
David Diehl, Giants: Offensive lineman was on his bye this week.
Glenn Foster, Saints: Reserve defensive end played against Jets but didn’t make any stops.
Kelvin Hayden, Bears: Cornerback is on injured reserve (hamstring).
Michael Hoomanawanui, Patriots: Starting tight end had one catch for 17 yards against Steelers.
A.J. Jenkins, Chiefs: Reserve receiver played but did not catch a pass against Bills.
Mikel Leshoure, Lions: Running back was off this week.
Corey Liuget, Chargers: Starting defensive right end had three tackles in overtime loss to Washington.
Rashard Mendenhall, Cardinals: Running back took the week off.
Whitney Mercilus, Texans: Played in late game against Indianapolis.
Tony Pashos, Raiders: Offensive lineman was not active in loss to Philadelphia.
Graham Pocic, Rams: Offensive lineman is on injured reserve (shoulder).
Akeem Spence, Buccaneers: Starting defensive tackle had two tackles in overtime loss to Seattle.
Pierre Thomas, Saints: Reserve running back caught seven passes for 66 yards and gained 24 yards on six carries against the Jets.
Hugh Thornton, Colts: Offensive lineman played in late game against Houston.
Steve Weatherford, Giants: Punter took week off.
Tavon Wilson, Patriots: Reserve defensive back saw action against Pittsburgh but didn’t record any tackles.