Hawkeyes in the NFL: Week 5 Recap
Oct. 7, 2013
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa football program has 26 former Hawkeyes on NFL rosters. The NFL continued its regular season over the weekend. A number of former Hawkeyes saw action and had success for their respective teams.
Jonathan Babineaux - DL - Atlanta Falcons: Babineaux and the Falcons play tonight on Monday Night Football. He has started the last 80 games for Atlanta.
Bryan Bulaga - OL - Green Bay Packers: Bulaga has been placed on injured reserve. He is in his fourth season with Green Bay, and has made 33 career starts. Bulaga won a Super Bowl ring during his rookie season with the Packers in 2010.
Scott Chandler - TE - Buffalo Bills: Chandler caught four passes for 49 yards in the Bills' 37-24 loss against Cleveland last Thursday. Chandler has started 26 of the last 35 games he has competed in for the Bills, including four of five this season.
Dallas Clark - TE - Baltimore Ravens: Clark saw action for the Ravens on Sunday, but did not record a reception. The former Iowa All-American and John Mackey Award winner is in his first season with the Baltimore Ravens after spending last year with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Adrian Clayborn - DL - Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Clayborn and the Buccaneer's had the weekend off with a bye. He has started all 23 games he has appeared in for the Bucs.
Colin Cole - DL - Carolina Panthers: Cole started for the Panthers this Sunday against the Cardinals. Cole is with Carolina after spending the past two seasons out of the NFL. In his career, Cole has recorded 219 tackles, and four and a half sacks.
Mike Daniels - DL - Green Bay Packers: Daniels saw action on Sunday in the Packers 22-9 victory over the Lions. He recorded one assisted tackle. In his first season in the league last year, Daniels recorded 12 tackles while appearing in 14 games.
Bradley Fletcher - DB - Philadelphia Eagles: Fletcher, in his first season with the Eagles after four years with the Rams, started and registered nine tackles and five pass break-ups during the Eagles' win over the Giants on Sunday. Fletcher has started all four games he has appeared in this year, missing week 2 due to injury.
Adam Gettis - OL - Washington Redskins: Gettis, in his second year with the Redskins, was off this week as Washington had bye.
Charles Godfrey - DB - Carolina Panthers: Godfrey is out for the season due to injury, missing his first game of the season in week 3. Godfrey, in his sixth season with Carolina, has made 74 career starts.
Shonn Greene - RB - Tennessee Titans: Greene did not see action, due to injury, in the Titans' loss against the Chiefs on Sunday. The former All-American and 2008 Doak Walker Award Winner is in his first season with the Titans after spending the previous four seasons with the New York Jets. Greene rushed for at least 1,000 yards in his final two seasons in New York.
Chad Greenway - LB - Minnesota Vikings: Greenway and the Vikings had a bye week. Last week, Greenway registered 10 total tackles and an interception (for the second-straight week) as Minnesota defeated the Steelers in London. The former Iowa All-American has started 99 of the last 100 games for the Vikings.
Micah Hyde - CB - Green Bay Packers: Hyde, winner of the 2012 Tatum-Woodson Defensive Back of the Year award, saw action against the Lions on Sunday. The rookie has played in all four contests this season, with one start.
Karl Klug - DL - Tennessee Titans: Klug tallied two assisted tackles and one quarterback hit against the Chiefs on Sunday. Klug has appeared in all 37 games for Tennessee during his first three seasons, making one start in each season. As a rookie in 2011, Klug compiled a team-high seven sacks. The total tied for sixth place in sacks among all NFL rookies, tied for fourth among all NFL defensive tackles, and led all NFL rookie defensive tackles.
Marvin McNutt - WR - Miami Dolphins: In his second year in the league, McNutt is a member of the Dolphins practice squad.
Tony Moeaki - TE - Kansas City Chiefs: Moeaki has been placed on the injured reserve list. Now in his fourth year with the Chiefs, Moeaki has made 29 career starts, registering 80 receptions for 1,009 yards and four touchdowns.
Brandon Myers - TE - New York Giants: Myers made his fifth consecutive start for the Giants on Sunday and registered two receptions for 35 yards. Myers, in his first year with the Giants after spending four years with Oakland, has 127 career receptions for 1,229 yards and five touchdowns.
Shaun Prater - DB - Philadelphia Eagles: In his second year in the league, Prater has appeared in one game for the Eagles this season.
Riley Reiff - OL - Detroit Lions: Reiff made his fifth start of the season Sunday as the Lions fell to the Packers, 22-9. He has started 13 career games during his first two seasons in the league. Reiff was Detroit's first round pick in 2012, marking the third-straight season an Iowa player was selected in the first round of the NFL Draft.
Allen Reisner - TE - Jacksonville Jaguars: Reisner saw action for the Jaguars in the team's loss to the Rams on Sunday. He has started three games this season.
Matt Tobin - OL - Philadelphia Eagles: Tobin, in his first year in the league, did not see action for the Eagles in their victory over the Giants.
Julian Vandervelde - OL - Philadelphia Eagles: Vandervelde, in his third year with the Eagles, has seen action in all five contests this season.
Marshal Yanda - OL - Baltimore Ravens: Yanda started for the Ravens in the team's victory over the Dolphins on Sunday. He has made 77 career starts in seven years for the Ravens, including the last 51 games.
Markus Zusevics - OL - New England Patriots: Zusevics, in his second season with New England, was placed on the injured reserve list.