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Illini in the NFL-Week 7

 
Kelvin Hayden's interception helped lead the Colts over the Rams
Kelvin Hayden's interception helped lead the Colts over the Rams
 

Oct. 28, 2009

Eugene Wilson, DB- Houston Texans: Had his second interception of the season, along with three tackles and two pass break-ups in the Texans' win over the San Francisco 49ers.

Kelvin Hayden, DB- Indianapolis Colts: Recorded his first interception of the season along with four solo tackles and a pass break-up in the Colts' win over the St. Louis Rams.

Rashard Mendenhall, RB- Pittsburgh Steelers: Rushed for 69 yards on only 10 carries in the Steelers' win against the Minnesota Vikings.

Alan Ball, DB- Dallas Cowboys: Recorded one pass break-up and one special teams tackle in the Cowboys' win over the Atlanta Falcons.

Brandon Moore, OL- New York Jets: Started in his 80th straight game for the Jets in their 38-0 win over the Oakland Raiders. The Jets rushed for 318 yards as a team, including three rushing touchdowns. They are the No. 1 rushing team in the NFL averaging 184.9 yards per game.

Vontae Davis, CB- Miami Dolphins: Had two solo tackles in the Dolphins' loss to the New Orleans Saints. Davis is expected to start next week against the New York Jets due to a season ending injury to Dolphins' corner Will Allen.

Danny Clark, LB- New York Giants: Recorded one tackle for a loss, one sack, and one pass defense in the Giants' loss to the Arizona Cardinals.

Dave Diehl, OL- New York Giants: Started in his 103rd straight game for the Giants in a loss to the Cardinals.

Pierre Thomas, RB- New Orleans Saints: Rushed for 30 yards on eight carries in the Saints' comeback win against the Miami Dolphins. The Saints remain undefeated at 6-0.

Greg Lewis, WR- Minnesota Vikings: Had four receptions for 18 yards in the Vikings' first loss of the season to the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Neil Rackers, K- Arizona Cardinals: Kicked a 30-yard field goal in the Cardinals' win over the New York Giants. Rackers has made 8-of-9 field goals this season.

Steve Weatherford, P-New York Jets: Punted three times with an average of 44 yards per punt in the Jets' 38-0 win over the Oakland Raiders.

Will Davis, LB- Arizona Cardinals: Recorded two special teams tackles in the Cardinals' 24-17 win over the Giants.

Tony Pashos, OT- San Francisco 49ers: Started at right tackle for the 49ers in a loss to the Houston Texans.

Carey Davis, FB- Pittsburgh Steelers: Inactive in the Steelers' win over the Vikings.

Duke Preston, C- Dallas Cowboys: Inactive in the Cowboys' win over the Falcons.

Brandon Lloyd, WR- Denver Broncos: Open Week.

Other Illini in the NFL

Xavier Fulton, OL, Tampa Bay Buccaneers - injured reserve


Jason Davis, FB, New York Jets - practice squad

Ryan McDonald, OL, San Diego Chargers - practice squad

Derek Walker, DL, Seattle Seahawks - practice squad

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