It was another quiet week in professional football for BYU alumni. Highlights include Ziggy (one solo tackle, one sack), Unga (7 solo tackles, 2 tackles for loss), KVN (one solo and one assisted tackle), and Collie in the CFL (3 receptions for 34 yards and a touchdown). All 2015 pro stats for former Cougs are outlined below.
Stat Lines (alphabetical)
- Ziggy Ansah (DE, Detroit Lions, 3rd season). Detroit lost to Arizona 42-17. Ziggy had one solo tackle and one sack. Season Stats (5 games): 16 tackles (13 solo, three assists), 5.0 sacks, 1 FF, 1 FR, 3 TFL.
- John Denney (LS, Miami Dolphins, 11th season). Miami had a bye week.
- Alani Fua (LB, Arizona Cardinals, UDFA rookie). Fua recorded no statistics in Arizona’s 42-17 victory over the Detroit Lions. Season Stats (5 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 33-30 loss to the Cleveland Browns.
- Dallas Reynolds (G, New York Giants, 4th season). Recorded no statistics in New York’s 30-27 victory over the San Francisco 49ers.
- Daniel Sorensen (DB, Kansas City Chiefs, 2nd season). Sorensen recorded no statistics in Kansas City’s 18-17 loss to the Chicago Bears. Season stats (5 games): 1 solo tackle.
- Uani (Devin) Unga (LB, New York Giants, 2nd season). Unga had seven solo tackles and two tackles for loss in New York’s 30-27 victory over the San Francisco 49ers. Season stats (5 games): 35 tackles (25 SOLO, 10 AST), 2 TFL (STF), 4 PD, 1 FF, 2 INT.
- Kyle Van Noy (LB, Detroit Lions, 2nd season). KVN had one solo tackle and one assisted tackle in Detroit’s 42-17 loss to Arizona. Season stats (5 games: 2 solo tackle, 2 assisted tackle.
Players in the Candadian 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 three receptions for 34 yards and a touchdown in BC’s… Season stats: 35 receptions for 372 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).