Badgers in the NFL - Week 16

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

Arizona Cardinals–

C Al Johnson – Started at center in 30-27 overtime win against Atlanta

DL Ross Kolodziej - Injured Reserve (Quadricep injury)

WR Ahmad Merritt – Injured Reserve (ankle surgery)

Atlanta Flacons –

C Mike Schneck – DNP in 30-27 overtime loss at Arizona

Baltimore Ravens –

LS Matt Katula – Started as the long snapper in 27-6 loss at Seattle

LB Nick Greisen season-high and team-high 10 tackles filling in for LB Ray Lewis in loss at Seattle

Buffalo Bills –

WR Lee Evans caught three passes for 43 yards and a four-yard touchdown yards in 38-21 loss against New York Giants

DL Jason Jefferson – no tackles against Giants

DB Jim Leonhard – two tackles in loss against New York Giants

Cleveland Browns –

OL Joe Thomas – Started at left tackle in 19-14 loss at Cincinnati

Detroit Lions –

RB Brian Calhoun – Placed on Injured Reserve (knee)

LB Alex Lewis – no tackles in 25-20 win against Kansas City

Green Bay Packers –

OL Mark Tauscher Started at right tackle in 35-7 loss at Chicago

Houston Texans –

TE Owen Daniels – two catches for 27 yards, including a long of 18, in 38-15 loss at Indianapolis

RB Ron Dayne – DNP do to ankle injury

CB Jamar Fletcher – no tackles against Indianapolis

Indianapolis Colts –

QB Jim Sorgi played fourth quarter, completing 3-of-5 passes for 29 yards in 38-15 victory against Houston

Jacksonville Jaguars–

DB Scott Starks – two tackles and one assist in 49-11 victory against Oakland, clinching a playoff spot

Minnesota Vikings –

QB Brooks Bollinger – DNP in a 32-21 loss against Washington

DL Erasmus James – Placed on Injured Reserve (torn left ACL)

New York Jets –

TE Jason Pociask – DNP in 10-6 loss at Tennessee

San Diego Chargers –

WR Chris Chambers caught four passes for a team-high 71 yards and a 14-yard touchdown in 23-3 win against Denver

San Francisco 49ers –

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

St. Louis Rams –

WR Brandon Williams – two punt returns for 20 yards in 41-24 loss against Pittsburgh Thursday

Tampa Bay Buccaneers –

RB Michael Bennett – five rushes for 16 yards and two catches for 14 yards in 21-19 loss at San Francisco

OL Dan Buenning – DNP against San Francisco

Washington Redskins –

OL Casey Rabach – Started at center in 32-21 win at Minnesota


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