By Brian Kuppelweiser for WVUsports.com
October 30, 2012 10:00 AM
|Will Johnson scored the first touchdown of his NFL career on Sunday.
|Andrew Harnik/Washington Times
Fifteen former West Virginia University football players are currently on NFL rosters.
Here is an update on each of them following week eight of the NFL season.Corey McIntyre - Buffalo Bills
The Bills were idle this week.J.T. Thomas - Chicago Bears
Thomas contributed on special teams in the Bears 23-22 win over the Panthers.Adam Jones - Cincinnati Bengals
The Bills were idle this week.Robert Sands - Cincinnati Bengals
Sands has been placed on injured reserve, after he suffered a season-ending chest injury.Don Barclay - Green Bay Packers
In the Packers 24-15 win against the Jaguars, Barclay was active and played exclusively on special teams.Pat McAfee - Indianapolis Colts
McAfee punted twice for a total of 87 yards in the Colts 19-13 win over the Titans.
For the season, McAfee is averaging 48 yards per punt, which ranks him seventh in the NFL.Ellis Lankster - New York Jets
In the Jets 30-9 loss to the Dolphins, Lankster record one assisted tackle.Owen Schmitt - Oakland Raiders
Schmitt saw action in the Raiders 26-16 win over the Chiefs, but he did not accumulate any statistics.Will Johnson - Pittsburgh Steelers
Johnson scored the first touchdown of his career on a one-yard touchdown pass in the third quarter of the Steelers 27-12 win over the Redskins.
Johnson had one other catch in the game and totaled eight receiving yards.Ryan Mundy - Pittsburgh Steelers
In the Steelers 27-12 win over the Redskins, Mundy collected six tackles, including three solo stops.Bruce Irvin - Seattle Seahawks
Irvin recorded one tackle in the Seahawks 28-24 loss to the Lions.
Irvin’s 4.5 sacks rank him second amongst rookies and tie him for No. 24 in the NFL.Najee Goode - Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Goode was inactive for the Buccaneers 36-17 win over the Vikings.Keith Tandy - Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Tandy was inactive for the Buccaneers 36-17 win over the Vikings.Darius Reynaud - Tennessee Titans
In the Titans 19-13 loss to the Colts, Reynaud returned two kicks (one punt and one kickoff) for a total of 26 yards, along with carrying the ball one time for four yards.Chris Neild - Washington Redskins
Neild has been placed on injured reserve, after he suffered a season-ending knee injury.