Former Illini check-up: Week 13
A look at how former Illini fared in the NFL in Week 13:
Jeff Allen and JON ASAMOAH, Chiefs: Offensive linemen had a solid game (159 rushing yards, no sacks), but Broncos rallied for victory in Kansas City.
Alan Ball, Jaguars: Starting cornerback had two tackles and broke up a pass in road victory.
ARRELIOUS BENN, Eagles: Injured reserve (knee).
Michael Buchanan, Patriots: Reserve defensive lineman had a tackle on special teams in comeback road win.
Jack Cornell, Raiders: Was inactive.
Jeff Cumberland, Jets: Starting tight end had one catch for six yards in home setback.
Vontae Davis, Colts: Cornerback made four tackles in home victory.
David Diehl, Giants: Offensive lineman played in Sunday’s late game at Washington.
Glenn Foster, Saints: Catch the defensive end tonight at Seattle.
Justin Green, Patriots: Cornerback was waived by New England a few days after making his NFL debut, then re-signed him to the practice squad.
Kelvin Hayden, Bears: Injured reserve (hamstring).
Michael Hoomanawanui, Patriots: Tight end was inactive (knee) missed his second game in a row.
A.J. Jenkins, Chiefs: Receiver, who had two catches this season entering Sunday, had three catches for 35 yards. Two of Jenkins’ catches came on Kansas City’s final drive of the game, which ended 4 yards short of the end zone in home loss to Broncos.
Mikel Leshoure, Lions: Was not active.
Corey Liuget, Chargers: Starting defensive end had three tackles in home loss.
Rashard Mendenhall, Cardinals: Starting running back had 18 carries for 76 yards, but Arizona comeback fell short.
Whitney Mercilus, Texans: Starting linebacker had three tackles and teamed up on a sack, but Houston fell at home.
Tony Pashos, Raiders: Started at right tackle as Raiders struggled with the run (50 yards on 25 carries) in road loss.
Graham Pocic, Rams: Injured reserve (shoulder).
Akeem Spence, Buccaneers: Starting defensive tackle had one stop in road loss.
Pierre Thomas, Saints: Catch the running back at Seattle.
Hugh Thornton, Colts: Starting left guard helped pave way for 104 rushing yards, but QB Andrew Luck was sacked five times as Colts won at home.
Steve Weatherford, Giants: Punter played in Sunday’s late game at Washington.
Martez Wilson, Cowboys: Linebacker, who was released by Raiders recently, was signed by the Cowboys this week and did not action Sunday against his former team.
Tavon Wilson, Patriots: Backup defensive back saw action but didn’t make any stops in comeback win.