Bearcats in the NFL

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Aug. 27, 2012

CINCINNATI - Twenty-two former Bearcats are hard at work in NFL training camps throughout the country in preparation for the upcoming NFL regular season.

The following list provides an update on how each of these past Bearcats student-athletes are performing in NFL preseason action. 

WLB Connor Barwin (Houston Texans) 8/25/12 at New Orleans Saints - Started at weak side linebacker and recorded one solo tackle in a 34-27 loss.

WR Armon Binns (Cincinnati Bengals) 8/23/12 vs. Green Bay Packers - Made his second straight preseason start and was targeted three times and recorded one catch for 11 yards in a 27-13 loss.

TE Brent Celek (Philadelphia Eagles) 8/24/12 at Cleveland Browns - Started again at tight end and caught two passes for 15 yards, including a 7-yard touchdown grab, in a 27-10 win.

DE Trent Cole (Philadelphia Eagles) 8/24/12 at Cleveland Browns - Started at defensive end and recorded a fumble recovery in a 27-10 win.

DT Alex Daniels (New Orleans Saints) 8/25/12 vs. Houston Texans - Totaled one tackle in a 34-27 win.

WR Mardy Gilyard (Philadelphia Eagles) 8/24/12 at Cleveland Browns - Caught one pass for eight yards, returned one punt for no gain and tallied a special teams tackle in a 27-10 win.

FB Ben Guidugli (St. Louis Rams) 8/25/12 at Dallas Cowboys - Saw action in a 20-19 loss.

WR Vidal Hazelton (Cincinnati Bengals) 8/23/12 vs. Green Bay Packers - Was targeted twice and recorded one catch for 14 yards in a 27-13 loss.

P Kevin Huber (Cincinnati Bengals) 8/23/12 vs. Green Bay Packers - Punted eight times with a 46.5 yard average, with a net average of 42.3 yards, a long of 55 yards and pinned three punts inside the 20-yard line in a 27-13 loss.

DT John Hughes (Cleveland Browns) 8/24/12 vs. Philadelphia Eagles - Saw action in a 27-10 loss.

C Jason Kelce (Philadelphia Eagles) 8/24/12 at Cleveland Browns - Started at center in a 27-10 win.

OT Jeff Linkenbach (Indianapolis Colts) 8/25/12 at Washington Redskins - Saw action in a 30-17 loss.

DE Ricardo Mathews (Indianapolis Colts) 8/25/12 at Washington Redskins  - Made his second start of the preseason at defensive end and tallied four assisted tackles in a 30-17 loss.

S Haruki Nakamura (Carolina Panthers) 8/26/12 at New York Jets - Started at free safety and registered one tackle in a 17-12 win.

RB Isaiah Pead (St. Louis Rams) 8/25/12 at Dallas Cowboys - Rushed nine times for 22 yards, with a long of six yards, caught two passes for four yards and returned three kicks for 94 yards, with a long of 47 yards, in a 20-19 loss.

TE Adrien Robinson (New York Giants) 8/24/12 vs. Chicago Bears - Recorded his first career NFL reception and totaled two catches for 14 yards in a 20-17 loss.

LB J.K. Schaffer (Jacksonville Jaguars) 8/23/12 at Baltimore Ravens - Registered three total tackles, including two solo tackles and an assisted tackle, in a 48-17 loss.

DE Monte Taylor (Philadelphia Eagles) 8/24/12 at Cleveland Browns - Totaled one solo tackle in a 27-10 win.

S Brandon Underwood (Oakland Raiders) 8/25/12 vs. Detroit Lions - Registered one tackle in a 31-20 win.

LS Mike Windt (San Diego Chargers) 8/24/12 at Minnesota Vikings - Recorded one special teams tackle in a 12-10 win.

DE Derek Wolfe (Denver Broncos) 8/26/12 vs. San Francisco 49ers - Started his second consecutive game at defensive end in a 29-24 loss.

WR D.J. Woods (Tennessee Titans) 8/23/12 vs. Arizona Cardinals - Fair caught one punt and returned two kicks for 73 yards, with a long of 51 yards and a lost fumble, in a 32-27 win.

Stayed tuned to through the duration of preseason action and throughout the NFL regular season and playoffs as we keep you updated on the Bearcats in the NFL.





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