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Nittany Lions in the NFL 2021: Week 3

No. 26 gets into the end zone despite his team’s woes, while a tight end scores his first career touchdown.

Cincinnati Bengals v Pittsburgh Steelers Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images

Here’s a list of the current Nittany Lions in the NFL:

Arizona Cardinals: Jack Crawford, Ross Travis

Baltimore Ravens: Odafe Oweh

Buffalo Bills: Ryan Bates

Carolina Panthers: Yetur Gross-Matos, DaQuan Jones

Chicago Bears: Jesse James, Allen Robinson

Dallas Cowboys: Connor McGovern, Micah Parsons

Denver Broncos: DaeSean Hamilton, K.J. Hamler

Detroit Lions : Jason Cabinda, ≈, Amani Oruwariye

Green Bay Packers: Adrian Amos

Indianapolis Colts: Will Fries, Rob Windsor

Las Vegas Raiders: Nick Bowers, Koa Farmer, Carl Nassib

Los Angeles Rams: Nick Scott

Miami Dolphins: Mike Gesicki

Minnesota Vikings: Dan Chisena

New Orleans Saints: Blake Gillikin

New York Giants: Saquon Barkley, Cam Brown, Austin Johnson

Philadelphia Eagles: Miles Sanders

Pittsburgh Steelers: Pat Freiermuth, Marcus Allen

San Francisco 49ers: Kevin Givens, Robbie Gould

Seattle Seahawks: John Reid

Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Chris Godwin, Donovan Smith

Tennessee Titans: Sam Ficken, Jan Johnson

Washington: Troy Apke, Shaka Toney

Standout Performers:

  • Chris Godwin had six catches for 74 yards, and a rushing touchdown for the Bucs:
  • The Giants’ Saquon Barkley had 16 carries for 51 yards and six catches for 43 yards, as well as a rushing touchdown:
  • The Steelers’ Pat Freiermuth had three catches for 22 yards, including his first career touchdown:
  • Mike Gesicki led the Dolphins with 10 catches for 86 yards.
  • Austin Johnson had five tackles, including a sack, for the Giants.


  • Micah Parsons had four tackles, a half-sack, and a pass breakup for the Cowboys.
  • Carl Nassib had four tackles and a half-sack for the Raiders.
  • Adrian Amos had five tackles for the Packers,
  • Amani Oruwariye had four tackles and a pass breakup for the Lions.
  • Odafe Oweh had four tackles for the Ravens.
  • The Eagles’ Miles Sanders had three catches for 28 yards and two carries for 27 yards.
  • Blake Gillikin averaged 49.8 yards on five punts for the Saints.
  • Nick Scott had two tackles for the Rams.
  • Allen Robinson had two catches for 27 yards for the Bears.
  • Robbie Gould made all four of his extra points for the 49ers.
  • KJ Hamler had one catch for 28 yards for the Broncos. He left the game with a knee injury that was later determined to be a torn ACL :( . Best wishes for a speedy recovery, KJ!
  • DaQuan Jones had one tackle for the Panthers.
  • Jason Cabinda had one tackle for the Lions.
  • Troy Apke had one tackle for Washington.