Pro Football Update
- By Brian Kuppelweiser
- December 11, 2012 10:00 AM
Sixteen former West Virginia University football players are currently on NFL rosters.
Here is an update on each of them following week 14 of the NFL season.
Corey McIntyre - Buffalo Bills
McIntyre received his third starting nod of the season in the Bills 15-12 loss to the Rams, but he did not record any statistics.
J.T. Thomas - Chicago Bears
Thomas saw action on special teams in the Bears 21-14 loss to the Vikings, but he did not record any statistics.
Adam Jones - Cincinnati Bengals
In the Bengals 20-19 loss to the Cowboys, Jones recorded seven tackles and returned one punt for a loss of three yards.
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, who stepped in for spot duty at right tackle last week, made his first career start at right tackle in the Packers 27-20 win over the Lions.
Pat McAfee - Indianapolis Colts
In the Colts 27-23 win over the Titans, McAfee punted four times for a total of 213 yards, including a long of 54 yards.
McAfee ranks fifth in the NFL with a yards per punt average of 48.8 yards.
Selvish Capers – New York Giants
In the Giants 52-27 win over the Saints, Capers was active for the first time this season.
Ellis Lankster - New York Jets
With the Jets leading 17-10 and the Jaguars driving down the field looking to tie the game, Lankster ended any hope for a Jaguars’ comeback, as he recorded his second interception of the season. Along with the interception, Lankster collected four total tackles.
Owen Schmitt - Oakland Raiders
Schmitt saw action on special teams and at fullback in the Raiders 26-13 loss to the Broncos, but he did not record any statistics.
On Monday afternoon, Schmitt was released by the Raiders.
Will Johnson - Pittsburgh Steelers
In the Steelers 34-24 loss to the Chargers, Johnson logged time at fullback, but he did not record any statistics.
Ryan Mundy - Pittsburgh Steelers
Mundy contributed on special teams and on defense in the Steelers 34-24 loss to the Chargers.
Bruce Irvin - Seattle Seahawks
Irvin recorded his eighth sack of season and made two tackles in the Seahawks 58-0 win over the Cardinals.
Irvin’s eight sacks rank him first amongst rookies and tie him for No. 21 in the NFL.
Najee Goode - Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Goode was inactive for the Buccaneers 23-21 loss to the Eagles.
Keith Tandy - Tampa Bay Buccaneers
In the Buccaneers 23-21 loss to the Eagles, Tandy recorded one tackle.
Darius Reynaud - Tennessee Titans
Reynaud had one carry for two yards and one punt return for 14 yards in the Titans 27-23 loss to the Colts.
Chris Neild - Washington Redskins
Neild has been placed on injured reserve, after he suffered a season-ending knee injury.