Badgers in the NFL - Week Nine

In a weekly series, Badger Nation examines former Wisconsin football stars and how they are performing in the NFL.

Arizona Cardinals–

C Al Johnson – DNP in 17-10 loss at Tampa Bay

DL Ross Kolodziej - DNP in 17-10 loss at Tampa Bay

WR Ahmad Merritt – Injured Reserve (ankle surgery)

Atlanta Flacons –

C Mike Schneck – DNP in 20-16 win over San Francisco

Baltimore Ravens –

LS Matt Katula – Started as the long snapper in 38-7 loss at Pittsburgh

LB Nick Greisen one assist in loss at Pittsburgh

Buffalo Bills –

WR Lee Evans set a team high in catches (9) and yards (168), scored his second touchdown of the season and had one tackle in a 33-21 win over Cincinnati

DL Jason Jefferson – no tackles against Cincinnati

DB Jim Leonhard – Missed his third- straight game with a calf injury

Cleveland Browns –

OL Joe Thomas Started at left tackle in 33-30 overtime win against Seattle

Detroit Lions –

RB Brian Calhoun – Placed on Injured Reserve (knee)

LB Alex Lewis had four tackles, forced and recovered a fumble in Detroit's 44-7 pounding over Denver

Green Bay Packers –

OL Mark Taucsher – Started at right tackle in 33-22 win at Kansas City

Houston Texans –

TE Owen Daniels four catches for 41 yards, with a long of 28, in 24-17 win at Oakland

RB Ron Dayne Started at running back and had 21 carries for 122 yards (his first 100 game of the year) and one touchdown in Oakland victory

CB Jamar Fletcher – Inactive against Oakland (Appendicitis)

Indianapolis Colts –

QB Jim Sorgi – DNP in 24-20 loss to New England

Jacksonville Jaguars–

DB Scott Starks three tackles in 41-24 loss at New Orleans

Minnesota Vikings –

QB Brooks Bollinger Replaced an injury Tarvaris Jackson, completing 7-of-10 passes for 95 yards and one touchdown in 35-17 victory against San Diego

DL Erasmus James – one assist in San Diego victory

New York Jets –

TE Jason Pociask – No catches in 23-20 overtime loss against Washington

San Diego Chargers –

WR Chris Chambers caught five passes for 59 yards, with a long of 19, in 35-17 loss at Minnesota

San Francisco 49ers –

DB B.J. Tucker – Injured Reserve (torn pectoral muscle)

St. Louis Rams –

WR Brandon Williams – Bye Week Tampa Bay Buccaneers –

RB Michael Bennett – five carries for 12 yards in 17-10 win over Arizona

OL Dan Buenning – Played at right guard in win against Arizona

Washington Redskins –

OL Casey Rabarn – Started at center in 23-20 overtime win at New York Jets

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