Bama in the NFL: Week 1

Bama in NFL

Week one is almost in the books in this the first weekend of the 2013 NFL season, and several former Tiders had big days, including Eddie Lacy’s first touchdown as a professional. Overall the Tide has 31 active players on NFL rosters, including 14 1st rounders drafted in the Nick Saban era at Alabama.

Kareem Jackson (#25/DB, Houston), DJ Fluker (#76/OT, San Diego), Jaret Johnson (#96/OLB, San Diego), Le’Ron McClain (#33/FB, San Diego), Evan Mathis (#69/OG, Philadelphia), DeMeco Ryans (#59/LB), and Damion Square (#77/DT) are all in action tonight, but here is this weekend’s stats from former Bama players:

Atlanta Falcons – lost to Saints 17-23
Julio Jones, #11/WR – 7 catches, 76 yards, 1 TD

Arizona Cardinals – lost to Rams 24-27
Javier Arenas, #35/CB – 2 KO returns, 16 yds
Rashad Johnson, #26/S – 4 tackles

Baltimore Ravens – lost to Broncos 27-49
Terrence Cody, #62/NT – no stats recorded
Courtney Upshaw, #91/OLB – 1 tackle

Buffalo Bills – lost to Patriots 21-23
Marcell Dareus, #99/DT – 4 tackles, 2 assists

Cleveland Browns – lost to the Dolphins 10-23
Trent Richardson, #33/RB – 13 rushes, 47 yards

Cincinnati Bengals – lost to the Bears 21-24
Wallace Gilberry, #95/DE – no stats recorded
Dre Kirkpatrick, #21/CB – no stats recorded
Andre Smith, #71/OT – no stats recorded

Detroit Lions – defeated the Vikings 34-24
Michael Williams, #89/TE – no stats recoreded/injured reserve

Green Bay Packers – lost to 49ers 34-28
Eddie Lacy, #27/RB – 14 rushes 47 yards, 1 TD, 1 lost fumble

Indianapolis Colts – defeated the Raiders 21-17
Josh Chapman, #96/NT – no stats recorded

Jacksonville Jaguars – lost to the Colts 2-28
Brandon Deaderick, #92/DT – 1 tackle
Carson Tinker, #46/LS – no stats recorded

Kansas City Chiefs – defeated the Jaguars 28-2
Nico Johnson, #57/LB – no stats recorded

New England Patriots – defeated the Bills 23-21
Dont’a Hightower, #54/LB – 3 tackels, 1 assist

New Orleans Saints – defeated the Falcons 23-17
Mark Ingram, #22/RB – 9 rushes, 11 yards
Roman Harper, #41/S – 2 tackles, 1 assist, 1 INT, 1 fumble recovery

New York Jets – defeated the Bucs 18-17
Dee Milliner, #27/CB – 1 tackle, 1 assist

Seattle Seahawks – defeated the Panthers 12-7
James Carpenter, #77/OG – no stats recorded

St. Louis Rams – defeated the Cardinals 27-24
Barrett Jones, #67/OG – no stats recorded

Tampa Bay Buccaneers – lost to the Jets 17-18
Mark Barron, #23/S – 3 tackles, 1 assist

Tennessee Titans – defeated the Steelers 16-9
Chance Warmack – #70/OG – no stats recorded