Football
Illini in the NFL - Week 7

 
Michael Hoomanawanui had his first career touchdown reception for the Rams on Sunday.
Michael Hoomanawanui had his first career touchdown reception for the Rams on Sunday.
 

Oct. 26, 2010

Take a look at how former Illini fared during week seven of the 2010 NFL season.

Michael Hoomanawanui, TE, St. Louis Rams - Scored his first-career touchdown and notched 12 yards on a pair of catches in the Rams' 18-17 loss to the Buccaneers. Watch Hoomanawanui's 2-yd TD catch

David Diehl, OL, New York Giants - Started at left tackle and helped pave the way for the Giants 497 total yards and 200 rushing yards in their 41-35 Monday night win over the Cowboys

Brandon Lloyd, WR, Denver Broncos - Had one catch for 46 yards, marking his second-longest reception of the year, in the Broncos' loss 59-14 to the Raiders. Lloyd currently is second in the NFL with 709 total receiving yards, only behind Atlanta's Roddy White (747).

Rashard Mendenhall, RB, Pittsburgh Steelers - Picked up 37 yards on the ground and had one reception for six yards in the Steelers' 23-22 win over the Dolphins.

Alan Ball, CB, Dallas Cowboys - Tied for the second-most tackles on the team with six solo stops in the Cowboys 41-35 loss to the Giants.

Arrelious Benn, WR, Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Caught one pass for nine yards in the 18-17 win over the Saint Louis Rams.

Danny Clark, LB, New Orleans Saints - Posted three solo tackles, including one for a loss, and a pass defended in the Saints' 30-17 loss against the Cleveland Browns.

Josh Brent, DL, Dallas Cowboys - Had three solo tackles in the Cowboys' 41-35 loss to the Giants.

Will Davis, LB, Arizona Cardinals - Tallied two tackles, including one for a loss, in the Cardinals' 22-10 loss to the Seahawks.

Vontae Davis, CB, Miami Dolphins - Had one pass defended in the Dolphins' 23-22 loss to Steelers.

Jon Asamoah, OL, Kansas City Chiefs - Played offensive line in the Chiefs' 42-20 win over the Jaguars, helping them pile up 426 total yards and 236 rushing yards.

Greg Lewis, WR, Minnesota Vikings - Started at wide receiver in the Vikings' 28-24 loss to the Green Bay Packers, but did not record any statistics.

Brit Miller, LB, St. Louis Rams - Played in the Rams' 18-17 loss to the Buccaneers, but did not record any statistics.

Eugene Wilson, FS, Houston Texans - Bye week.

Neil Rackers, K, Houston Texans - Bye week.

Kelvin Hayden, CB, Indianapolis Colts - Bye week.

Steve Weatherford, P, New York Jets - Bye week.

Brandon Moore, OL, New York Jets - Bye week.

Jeff Cumberland, TE, New York Jets - Bye week.

Pierre Thomas, RB, New Orleans Saints - Did not play in the Saints' 30-17 loss against the Cleveland Browns due to an ankle injury.

Tony Pashos, OL, Cleveland Browns - Placed on injured reserve this week with an ankle injury and is out for the season.

Other Illini in the NFL
J Leman, LB, Minnesota Vikings - Injured reserve

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