BYU Football: Pro Tracker, NFL Week 11

The BYU Football pro tracker gives you week-by-week summaries and statistics for all BYU alumni currently playing professional football.  Of note this week: Ziggy moved up to #4 in the NFL in season sacks and De’Ondre Wesley was promoted from Baltimore’s practice squad and saw his first NFL playing time this week in the Raven’s win over the Rams. All NFL Week 11 and 2015 pro stats for former Cougs are outlined below.

Stat Lines (alphabetical)

  • Ziggy Ansah (DE, Detroit Lions, 3rd season). Ziggy had a solo tackle for loss, a sack, and a quarterback hit as Detroit defeated the Raiders. He played 38 defensive snaps (75%) and 4 snaps on special teams (15%). He is currently #4 in the NFL in total sacks this season. Season Stats (10 games): 28 tackles (24 solo, 4 assists), 8.0 sacks, 3 FF, 1 FR, 4 TFL.
  • John Denney (LS, Miami Dolphins, 11th season). Denney recorded no stats but had 9 snaps (38%) as the deep snapper in Miami’s loss to the Cowboys.
  • Alani Fua (LB, Arizona Cardinals, UDFA rookie). Fua recorded no stats but recorded 22 special teams snaps (69%) in Arizona’s win over the Bengals.  Season Stats (10 games): 3 solo tackles, one assisted tackle
  • Dennis Pitta (TE, Baltimore Ravens, 6th season). Pitta is currently on the injured list (hip).
  • Dallas Reynolds (G, New York Giants, 4th season). New York had a bye.
  • Daniel Sorensen (DB, Kansas City Chiefs, 2nd season). Sorensen recorded no stats in Kansas City’s win over the Chargers.  He played five defensive snaps (8%) and eight special teams snaps (36%). Season stats (10 games): 6 solo tackles.
  • Uani (Devin) Unga (LB, New York Giants, 2nd season). New York had a bye. Season stats (7 games): 47 tackles (34 Solo, 13 Assisted), 2 TFL (STF), 4 PD, 2 FF, 2 INT.
  • Kyle Van Noy (LB, Detroit Lions, 2nd season).  Recorded no stats in Detroit’s win over the Raiders.  he played five defensive snaps (10%) and 19 special teams snaps (70%). Season stats (9 games): 3 solo tackles, 2 assisted tackles, one sack.
  • De’Ondre Wesley (OT, Baltimore Ravens, rookie season). Was promoted from the practice squad and got his first NFL snaps on special teams this past weekend (4 snaps, 15%). He recorded no stats at a tackle in Baltimore’s win over the Rams.

Players on NFL practice squads

  • Hebron Fangupo (DL, 3rd season). Started the season on the Kansas City Chief’s practice squad but was cut on November 18th.
  • Rob Daniel (CB, Green Bay Packers, rookie season).
  • Paul Lasike (RB, Chicago Bears, rookie season).

Players in the Canadian Football League (CFL) – Season has now concluded

  • John Beck (QB, BC Lions, 2nd season). The Lions season has concluded and Beck has announced he will retire from playing football. Season stats: 50-79 (.633) passing for 498 yards, four TDs, and four INTs.  3 carries for 32 yards.  QB rating of 76.9.
  • Austin Collie (WR, BC Lions, 1st season).  Season stats: 43 receptions for 439 yards (10.2 ave.) and seven TDs; 1-1 passing for 21 yards and one touchdown; one tackle.
  • Cody Hoffman (WR, Montreal Alouettes, 1st season). The Alouettes season has concluded.  Season stats: six receptions for 104 yards (17.3 ave.) and one TD.
  • Quinn Lawlor (OL, Montreal Alouettes, 1st season).
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