Hawkeyes in the NFL: Week 6 Recap
Oct. 15, 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 had a bye this week. 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 two passes for 47 yards and a touchdown in the Bills' 27-24 loss against the Bengals on Sunday. Chandler has started 26 of the last 36 games he has competed in for the Bills, including four of six this season.
Dallas Clark - TE - Baltimore Ravens: Clark hauled in four receptions for 81 yards and a touchdown against the Packers on Sunday. 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 registered four total tackles, including two tackles for loss, in the Buccaneers 31-20 loss to the Eagles. He has started all 24 games he has appeared in for the Bucs.
Colin Cole - DL - Carolina Panthers: Cole started for the Panthers this Sunday against the Vikings, tallying one tackle in a 35-10 victory. Cole is with Carolina after spending the past two seasons out of the NFL. In his career, Cole has recorded 220 tackles, and four and a half sacks.
Mike Daniels - DL - Green Bay Packers: Daniels saw action on Sunday in the Packers 19-17 victory over the Ravens. He registered two total tackles, with one tackle for a loss. In his first season in the league last year, Daniels recorded 14 tackles while appearing in 15 games.
Bradley Fletcher - DB - Philadelphia Eagles: Fletcher, in his first season with the Eagles after four years with the Rams, started and had one tackle and three pass break-ups during the Eagles' win over the Buccaneers. Fletcher also recorded his first interception of the season on Sunday. Fletcher has started all five 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, saw action against the Cowboys on Sunday.
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 Seahawks 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 notched eight tackles in the team's loss to Carolina on Sunday. The former Iowa All-American has started 100 of the last 101 games for the Vikings.
Micah Hyde - CB - Green Bay Packers: Hyde, winner of the 2012 Tatum-Woodson Defensive Back of the Year award, recorded six total tackles, including one sack, against the Ravens on Sunday. Hyde also returned five punts for a total of 68 yards. The rookie has played in all five contests this season, with one start.
Karl Klug - DL - Tennessee Titans: Klug tallied one tackle and one quarterback hit against the Seahawks on Sunday. Klug has appeared in all 38 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 - Carolina Panthers: In his second year in the league, McNutt was signed to the Carolina Panthers active roster last week after beginning the season with the Miami Dolphins.
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 sixth consecutive start for the Giants last Thursday against the Bears. 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 sixth start of the season Sunday as the Lions defeated the Browns, 31-17. He has started 14 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 did not see action for the Jaguars in the team's loss to the Broncos on Sunday. He has started three games this season.
Jeff Tarpinian - LB - Carolina Panthers: Tarpinian is a member of the Panthers' practice squad. He spent the 2011 and 2012 seasons with the Patriots, appearing in 10 games with one start.
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 Buccaneers.
Julian Vandervelde - OL - Philadelphia Eagles: Vandervelde, in his third year with the Eagles, has seen action in all six contests this season.
Marshal Yanda - OL - Baltimore Ravens: Yanda started for the Ravens in the team's loss to the Packers on Sunday. He has made 78 career starts in seven years for the Ravens, including the last 52 games.
Markus Zusevics - OL - New England Patriots: Zusevics, in his second season with New England, was placed on the injured reserve list.