By Brian Kuppelweiser for WVUsports.com
October 23, 2012 10:06 AM
|Pat McAfee ranks eighth in the NFL with a yards per punt average of 48.3 yards.
Sixteen former West Virginia University football players are currently on NFL rosters.
Here is an update on each of them following week seven of the NFL season.Corey McIntyre - Buffalo Bills
McIntrye saw action on offense and on special teams in Bills 35-34 loss to the Titans, but he did not record any statistics.Brandon Hogan - Carolina Panthers
Hogan has been placed on injured reserve, after he suffered a season-ending knee injury.J.T. Thomas - Chicago Bears
Thomas played on special teams in the Bears 13-7 win over the Lions, but he did not record any statistics.Adam Jones - Cincinnati Bengals
In the Bengals 24-17 loss to the Steelers, Jones got the starting nod at cornerback and recorded four total tackles.Robert Sands - Cincinnati Bengals
Sands has been placed on injured reserve, after he suffered a season-ending chest injury.Don Barclay - Green Bay Packers
Barclay saw action on special teams in the Packers 30-20 win over the Rams.Pat McAfee - Indianapolis Colts
McAfee punted five times for 242 yards in the Colts 17-13 win over the Browns. Of McAfee’s five punts, one was downed inside the 20-yard line.
The fourth-year pro ranks eighth in the NFL with a yards per punt average of 48.3 yards.Ellis Lankster - New York Jets
Lankster saw action in the Jets 29-26 loss to the Patriots, but he did not record any statistics.Owen Schmitt - Oakland Raiders
Schmitt had his first carry of the season in the Raiders 26-23 win over Jaguars. The carry went for two yards and a first down.Will Johnson - Pittsburgh Steelers
Johnson started at fullback and had two touches in the Steelers 24-17 win over the Bengals.
Johnson had one carry for five yards and one reception for two yards.Ryan Mundy - Pittsburgh Steelers
In the Steelers 24-17 win over the Bengals, Mundy saw action on special teams and defense, but he did not record any statistics.Bruce Irvin - Seattle Seahawks
Irvin did not record any statistics in the Seahawks 13-6 loss to the 49ers.
For the season, Irvin’s 4.5 sacks rank second amongst rookies and tie him for No. 18 in the NFL.Najee Goode - Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Goode was inactive for the Buccaneers 35-28 loss to the Saints.Keith Tandy - Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Tandy was inactive for the Buccaneers 35-28 loss to the Saints.Darius Reynaud - Tennessee Titans
In the Titans 35-34 win over the Bills, Reynaud carried the ball once and had two receptions for 18 yards. In addition, he had five kickoff returns for 116 yards, including a long of 32 yards.Chris Neild - Washington Redskins
Neild has been placed on injured reserve, after he suffered a season-ending knee injury.