BYU Football: Pro Tracker, NFL Week 6

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Uani Unga continues to be the measure of consistency, going for seven tackles and a forced fumble in week six of NFL action.  Both he and Ziggy Ansah have Pro-Bowl type numbers at the midway point this season.  The remaining BYU alumn on NFL rosters have been quietly fighting for playing time all season long and this week was no different.  All 2015 pro stats for former Cougs are outlined below.

Stat Lines (alphabetical)

  • Ziggy Ansah (DE, Detroit Lions, 3rd season). Ziggy had two hits on quarterback Jay Cutler in Detroits 37-34 victory over Chicago.  Season Stats (6 games): 16 tackles (13 solo, three assists), 5.0 sacks, 1 FF, 1 FR, 3 TFL.
  • John Denney (LS, Miami Dolphins, 11th season). Denney recorded no stats in Miami’s 38-10 victory over Tennessee.
  • Alani Fua (LB, Arizona Cardinals, UDFA rookie). Fua recorded no statistics in Arizona’s 25-13 loss to Pittsburgh.  Season Stats (6 games): 2 solo tackles
  • Dennis Pitta (TE, Baltimore Ravens, 6th season). Pitta is currently on the injured list (hip) and did not play in Baltimore’s 25-20 loss to the San Francisco 49ers.
  • Dallas Reynolds (G, New York Giants, 4th season). Recorded no statistics in New York’s 27-7 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles.
  • Daniel Sorensen (DB, Kansas City Chiefs, 2nd season). Sorensen recorded no statistics in Kansas City’s 16-10 loss to the Minnesota Vikings. Season stats (5 games): 1 solo tackle.
  • Uani (Devin) Unga (LB, New York Giants, 2nd season). Unga had a forced fumble, six solo tackles and one assisted tackle in New York’s 27-7 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles.  Season stats (6 games): 42 tackles (31 SOLO, 11 AST), 2 TFL (STF), 4 PD, 2 FF, 2 INT.
  • Kyle Van Noy (LB, Detroit Lions, 2nd season).  KVN had one assisted tackle in Detroit’s 37-34 victory over the Chicago Bears.  Season stats (6 games: 2 solo tackles, 3 assisted tackles.

Players on NFL practice squads

Players in the Canadian Football League (CFL)

  • John Beck (QB, BC Lions, 2nd season). Is currently on injured list and announced he will retire from playing football at the conclusion of this season. 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). Had four receptions for 39 yards in BC’s 26-23 loss to Edmonton. Season stats: 39 receptions for 411 yards (10.6 ave.) and seven TDs; 1-1 passing for 21 yards and one touchdown; one tackle.
  • Cody Hoffman (WR, Montreal Alouettes, 1st season). Season stats: four receptions for 59 yards (14.8 ave.) and one TD.
  • Quinn Lawlor (OL, Montreal Alouettes, 1st season).


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