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Notre Dame in the NFL: Week 6

Tyler Eifert and Kyle Rudolph both found the end zone last weekend. Get a recap of how former Notre Dame players fared in the NFL.

Robert Blanton - safety - Minnesota Vikings

Musical chairs continued at the safety position opposite Harrison Smith. Blanton made the active roster but didn’t contribute for Minnesota (3-2) in a 16-10 win over Kansas City.

Sergio Brown - safety - Jacksonville Jaguars

Brown made the active roster but lost his starting job for Jacksonville (1-5) in a 31-20 loss to Houston.

David Bruton - safety - Denver Broncos

Bruton had two tackles and an interception for Denver (6-0) in a 26-23 win over Cleveland.

Jimmy Clausen - quarterback - Chicago Bears

Clausen backed up Jay Cutler but didn’t play in a 37-34 overtime loss for the Bears (2-4) against Detroit.

Tyler Eifert - tight end - Cincinnati Bengals

Despite just four targets, Eifert finished with four catches for 30 yards and a four-yard score.
Cincinnati (6-0) remains undefeated after a 34-21 win over Buffalo.

Anthony Fasano - tight end - Tennessee Titans

Fasano caught two passes for one yard for Tennessee (1-4) in a 38-10 loss to Miami.

Michael Floyd - wide receiver - Arizona Cardinals

Floyd turned eight targets into five receptions for 50 yards and a touchdown. He scored from three yards out for Arizona (4-2) in a 25-13 loss to Pittsburgh.

Jonas Gray - running back - Miami Dolphins

Gray had seven carries for 24 yards and one catch for 12 yards as Miami (2-3) took a 38-10 win over Tennessee.

Ryan Harris - offensive tackle - Denver Broncos

Harris started at left tackle for Denver (6-0) in its 26-23 win at Cleveland.

J.J. Jansen - long snapper - Carolina Panthers

Jansen handled the long snapping for Carolina (5-0) in a 27-23 win over Seattle.

TJ Jones - wide receiver - Detroit Lions

Jones had one rush for negative yardage and lost a fumble for Detroit (1-5) in a 37-34 win over the Bears. He also returned two kickoffs for a total of 47 yards.

Kapron Lewis-Moore - defensive end - Baltimore Ravens

Lewis-Moore had one tackle for Baltimore (1-5) in a 25-20 loss to San Francisco.

Zack Martin - offensive guard - Dallas Cowboys

Dallas (2-3) had a bye this week. Martin attended Notre Dame’s win over USC.

Troy Niklas - tight end - Arizona Cardinals

Niklas made his first catch of the season, a 13-yard reception on his only target of the game as Arizona (4-2) lost 25-13 to Pittsburgh.

Louis Nix - defensive tackle - New York Giants

Nix was inactive for the Giants (3-3) in a 27-7 loss to Philadelphia on Monday Night Football.

Theo Riddick - running back - Detroit Lions

Riddick rushed seven times for 28 yards and added three catches for 50 yards in the 37-34 Detroit (1-5) win over Chicago.

Cody Riggs - cornerback - Tennessee Titans

Riggs made the active roster but didn’t make any tackles as Tennessee (1-4) lost 38-10 to Miami.

Trevor Robinson - center - San Diego Chargers

Robinson started at center for San Diego (2-4) in its 27-20 loss to Green Bay.

Kyle Rudolph - tight end - Minnesota Vikings

Rudolph took five targets and turned it into two receptions for nine yards and a four-yard touchdown The Vikings (3-2) knocked off the Chiefs, 16-10.

Harrison Smith - safety - Minnesota Vikings

Smith made two tackles as Minnesota (3-2) knocked off Kansas City, 16-10.

Golden Tate - wide receiver - Detroit Lions
 
Tate had six receptions for 40 yards and a two-yard touchdown. Detroit (1-5) targeted Tate nine times in its 37-34 win over Chicago.

Manti Teo - linebacker - San Diego Chargers

Te’o (ankle) didn’t play for San Diego (2-4) in its 27-20 loss to Green Bay.

Justin Tuck - defensive end - Oakland Raiders

Tuck is out the remainder of this season after requiring surgery for a torn pectoral muscle.

Stephon Tuitt - defensive end - Pittsburgh Steelers

Tuitt made one tackle for Pittsburgh (4-2) in a 25-13 loss to Arizona.

Darrin Walls - cornerback - New York Jets

Walls made the active roster for the first time in a few weeks and pitched in a tackle for New York (4-1) in a 34-20 win over Washington.

Chris Watt - center - San Diego Chargers

Watt didn’t make the active roster for San Diego (2-4) ahead of its 27-20 loss to Green Bay. Watt continues to battle a groin injury.

Ian Williams - defensive tackle - San Francisco 49ers

Williams made four tackles for San Francisco (2-4) in a 25-20 win over Baltimore.

Cierre Wood - running back - Buffalo Bills

Buffalo (3-3) placed Wood (knee) on injured reserve ahead of its 34-21 loss to Cincinnati.

Sam Young - offensive tackle - Jacksonville Jaguars

Young remained an active backup for Jacksonville (1-5) in its 31-20 loss to Houston.


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