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Irish In The NFL – Week Five

Oct 7, 2013, 8:42 AM EDT

Throughout NFL training camps, 41 former Notre Dame student-athletes participated in team drills and games. At the end of camp, 28 (25 who finished their career at ND) former Irish football players made active NFL rosters, while three were put on the injured reserve and practice squads. Below, you will find all the former Notre Dame student-athletes and how they did in their week five games in the NFL.

(Robert Hughes was recently signed to the Indianapolis Colts roster and you can find his statistics below)

Active Roster

Sam Young – OL – Buffalo Bills – saw game action in a 37-24 loss to Cleveland

Will Yeatman – OL – Miami Dolphins (Transferred to Maryland) – saw action in 26-23 loss to Baltimore

Brady Quinn – QB – New York Jets – did not see action in 30-28 win over Atlanta

Darrin Walls – CB – New York Jets – tallied four tackles in 30-28 win over Atlanta

Tyler Eifert – TE – Cincinnati Bengals – caught five passes for 53 yards in 13-6 win over New England

Trevor Robinson – OL – Cincinnati Bengals – did not see game action in 13-6 win over New England

Ryan Harris – OL – Houston Texans – started at tackle in 34-3 loss to San Francisco

Cierre Wood – RB – Houston Texans – carried once for five yards and had one kick-off return for 20 yards in 34-3 loss to San Francisco

Sergio Brown – S – Indianapolis Colts – saw game action in 34-28 win over Seattle

Robert Hughes – RB – Indianapolis Colts – one catch for six yards in 34-28 win over Seattle

David Bruton – S – Denver Broncos – saw action in 51-48 win over Dallas

Anthony Fasano – TE – Kansas City Chiefs – was inactive in 26-17 win over Tennessee

Manti Te’o – LB – San Diego Chargers – registered five tackles in a 27-17 loss to Oakland

Justin Tuck – DE – New York Giants – recorded three tackles in 36-21 loss to Philadelphia

Theo Riddick – RB – Detroit Lions – saw action in 22-9 loss to Green Bay

Joe Fauria – TE – Detroit Lions (Transferred to UCLA) – saw action in 22-9 loss to Green Bay

Robert Blanton – DB – Minnesota Vikings – BYE WEEK

John Carlson – TE – Minnesota Vikings – BYE WEEK

Kyle Rudolph – TE – Minnesota Vikings – BYE WEEK

Harrison Smith – S – Minnesota Vikings – BYE WEEK

John Sullivan – OL – Minnesota Vikings – BYE WEEK

Zeke Motta – S – Atlanta Falcons – saw game action in 30-28 loss to the New York Jets

J.J. Jansen – LS – Carolina Panthers – saw game action in 22-6 loss to Arizona

Derek Landri – DL – Tampa Bay Buccaneers – BYE WEEK

Michael Floyd – WR – Arizona Cardinals – led team with five catches for 61 yards in 22-6 win over Carolina

Ronald Talley – DL – Arizona Cardinals (Transferred to Delaware) – recorded one tackle in 22-6 win over Carolina

Ian Williams – DL – San Francisco 49ers – did not play (injured – broken ankle) in 34-3 win over Houston

Golden Tate – WR – Seattle Seahawks – caught five passes for 61 yards and a touchdown in 34-28 loss to Indianapolis

WATCH TATE’S TD CATCH (click video to begin playing highlight)

Injured Reserve

Kapron Lewis-Moore – DL – Baltimore Ravens

Eric Olsen – OL – New Orleans Saints

Darius Fleming – LB – San Francisco 49ers

Practice Squad

Jonas Gray – RB – Baltimore Ravens

Jamoris Slaughter – S – Cleveland Browns

Braxston Cave – OL – New England Patriots

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