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PSUers in the NFL 2017: Week Six

Cameron Wake continues his strong start, and a Penn Stater scores a defensive touchdown in this week’s games.

Chicago Bears v Baltimore Ravens Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images

The list of Nittany Lions in the NFL:

Arizona Cardinals: A.Q. Shipley

Atlanta Falcons: Jack Crawford

Chicago Bears: Adrian Amos

Cleveland Browns: Carl Nassib

Dallas Cowboys: Sean Lee

Detroit Lions: Anthony Zettel

Jacksonville Jaguars: Paul Posluszny and Allen Robinson

Kansas City Chiefs: Tamba Hali and Ross Travis

Los Angeles Chargers: Trevor Williams

Miami Dolphins: Mike Hull and Cameron Wake

New England Patriots: Chris Hogan (PSU lacrosse alum)

New Orleans Saints: Nathan Stupar

New York Jets: Christian Hackenberg

Oakland Raiders: NaVorro Bowman

Philadelphia Eagles: Stefen Wisniewski

Pittsburgh Steelers: Jesse James

San Francisco 49ers: Garry Gilliam, and Robbie Gould

Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Chris Godwin and Donovan Smith

Tennessee Titans: Austin Johnson and DaQuan Jones

This week’s top performers:

  • Adrian Amos had eight tackles and a 90 yard interception return for a touchdown for the Bears.
  • Trevor Williams had one tackle and an interception for the Chargers.
  • Cameron Wake had two tackles, including a sack for the Dolphins.

Others of note:

  • Carl Nassib had three tackles for the Browns.
  • Anthony Zettel had two tackles for the Lions.
  • Robbie Gould made one of his two field goal attempts, and all three of his extra points for the 49ers.
  • DaQuan Jones had two tackles for the Titans, while Austin Johnson added one.
  • Chris Hogan had one catch for 19 yards for the Patriots.
  • Chris Godwin had one catch for nine yards for the Bucs.


  • NaVorro Bowman was released by the 49ers on Friday, but agreed to a one year, $3 million deal with the Raiders on Monday per several media outlets.