Nittany Lions in the NFL: Week Five

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- With 25 Nittany Lions on National Football League rosters, Penn State is well represented in the professional ranks. Each week throughout the year, www.GoPSUsports.com will provide updates on the exploits of these former Nittany Lion greats. Top performances from week five of the 2013 season included Sean Lee's 16 tackle effort vs. Denver and Navorro Bowman's 11 tackles against Houston.

Navorro Bowman (2007-09), LB, San Francisco 49ers
San Francisco 34, Houston 3
Bowman led all players with 11 tackles (nine solo), in a 49ers win.

Levi Brown (2003-06), OT, Arizona Cardinals
Arizona 22, Carolina 6
Brown helped the Cardinals gain 250 yards to total offense against the Panthers.

Dan Connor (2004-07), LB, New York Giants
Philadelphia 36, New York Giants 21
Connor was placed on the reserve/injured list Sept. 12.

Jack Crawford (2008-11), DE, Oakland Raiders
Oakland 27, San Diego 17
Crawford made one solo tackle in a win against the Chargers.

Robbie Gould (2001-04), K, Chicago Bears
New Orleans 26, Chicago 18
Gould made his lone field goal attempt (27 yards) and went 1-for-1 on extra points.

Tamba Hali (2002-05), LB, Kansas City Chiefs
Kansas City 26, Tennessee 17
Hali had one sack against the Titans to account for his lone tackle in the win.

Jordan Hill (2009-12), DT, Seattle Seahawks
Indianapolis 34, Seattle 28
Hill made his first two career tackles against the Colts, both solo tackles.

 
 


 


Gerald Hodges (2009-12), LB, Minnesota Vikings
BYE
Hodges has appeared in one game and logged one tackle in 2013.

Sean Lee (2005-07, 2009), LB, Dallas Cowboys
Denver 51, Dallas 48
Lee posted a game-high 16 tackles, 11 solo, for his second straight effort with 16 or more tackles, against Denver.

Michael Mauti (2008, 2010-12), LB, Minnesota Vikings
BYE
Mauti has appeared in two games and made two tackles in 2013. Matt McGloin (2010-12), QB, Oakland Raiders
Oakland 27, San Diego 17
McGloin dressed as the Raiders' backup quarterback for the second straight week.

Derek Moye (2008-11), WR, Pittsburgh Steelers
BYE
Moye has played in two games and logged one reception, a touchdown catch at Cincinnati, in 2013.

Jared Odrick (2006-09), DE, Miami Dolphins
Baltimore 34, Miami 20
Odrick made six stops (five solo), tallied a pass deflection and had one quarterback knockdown against Baltimore.

Rich Ohrnberger (2006-08), OL, San Diego Chargers
Oakland 27, San Diego 17
Ohrnberger helped San Diego outgain Oakland, 427-299, in the loss.

Paul Posluszny (2003-06), LB, Jacksonville Jaguars
St. Louis 34, Jacksonville 20
Posluszny made seven tackles (six solo) against the Rams and was credited with three pass deflections.

Andrew Quarless (2006-09), TE, Green Bay Packers
Green Bay 22, Detroit 9
In 2013, Quarless has played in all four games and has made four catches for 28 yards.

Evan Royster (2007-10), RB, Washington Redskins
BYE
Royster has appeared in one game for the Redskins in 2013.

A.Q. Shipley (2005-08), C, Baltimore Ravens
Baltimore 34, Miami 20
Shipley has seen action is all five games this season.

Mickey Shuler (2007-09), TE, Atlanta Falcons
New York Jets 30, Atlanta Falcons 28
Shuler is a member of the Falcons' practice squad.

Devon Still (2009-11), DT, Cincinnati Bengals
Cincinnati 13, New England 6
Still made one tackle in a win over the Patriots.

Nate Stupar (2008-11), LB, San Francisco 49ers
San Francisco 34, Houston 3
Stupar made one tackle against the Texans.

Andrew Szczerba (2008-09), TE, Atlanta Falcons
New York Jets 30, Atlanta Falcons 28
Szczerba is on the team's reserved/injured list.

Johnnie Troutman (2009-11), OG, San Diego Chargers
Oakland 27, San Diego 17
Troutman made his second straight start and helped San Diego outgain Oakland, 427-299, in the loss.

Cameron Wake (2000, 02-04), DE, Miami Dolphins
Baltimore 34, Miami 20
Wake did not play against the Ravens.

Stefan Wisniewski (2007-10), OL, Oakland Raiders
Oakland 27, San Diego 17
Wisniewski did not play vs. San Diego.  

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Last Updated October 10, 2013