Williams continues to crush it, Nacua gets first NFL start. BYU Pro Tracker: NFL, Week 14

The following are the statistics and snap counts for all BYU alumni who played in the NFL this week:

Jamaal Williams, RB, Green Bay Packers.  Williams continues to deliver for Green Bay.  This week he rushed 15 times for 49 yards and a touchdown and caught seven passes for 69 yards and another score. He played 50 snaps on offense (66%).  Season Totals: 106 rushes for 386 yards and four touchdowns, 22 receptions for 230 yards and two touchdowns, two tackles.

Ezekiel Ansah, DE, Detroit Lions.  Ansah had a big night with six solo tackles, one assisted tackle, one tackle for loss, one quarterback hurry, and one sack to end the game. He started and played 38 snaps on defense (54%).  Season Totals: 29 solo tackles, three assisted tackles, one quarterback hurry, 6.0 sacks, two tackles for loss, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery.

Kai Nacua, DB, Cleveland Browns. Nacua got his first NFL start and finished the game with five solo tackles.  He played 75 snaps on defense (99%) and 3 snaps on special teams (12%). Season Totals: Six solo tackles.

Daniel Sorensen, S, Kansas City Chiefs. Sorensen had a quiet week with two solo tackles.  He started and played 61 snaps on defense (100%) and 9 snaps on special teams (33%). Season Totals: 58 solo tackles, 21 assisted tackles, 1.5 sacks, four tackles for loss, four passes defended, one interception.

Michael Davis, CB, Los Angeles Chargers.  Davis played just one snap on defense (2%) but it resulted in an assisted tackle.  He also played 22 snaps on special teams (71%). Season Totals: 13 solo tackles, two assisted tackles, one pass deflection.

Taysom Hill, QB, New Orleans Saints.  Hill played 11 snaps on special teams (46%) and recorded no stats.  Season Totals: two tackles

Kyle Van Noy, LB, New England Patriots.  Plays tonight. Season Totals: 58 solo tackles, 15 assisted tackles, four tackles for loss, 5.5 sacks, two passes defended.

John Denney, LS, Miami Dolphins.  Plays tonight.  Season Totals: No stats.

Inactive Players

  • Bronson Kaufusi, DE, Baltimore Ravens. Kaufusi was not active this week.  Season Totals: Three solo tackles, one assisted tackle in three games played.
  • Harvey Langi, ILB, New England Patriots. Langi was not active this week.  Season Totals: One solo tackle

Recently Waived Players

  • Jordan Leslie, WR, Cleveland Browns. Leslie was waived by the Browns on October 11th following a hamstring injury.  He is currently a free agent.  Season Totals: one reception for 26 yards.
  • Alani Fua, LB, Arizona Cardinals. Fua was on injured reserve last season and started this year there as well, but his knee never fully healed so they waived him on September 17, 2017. Season Totals: no stats

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