Former Bearcats student-athlete Armon Binns celebrates after scoring his first career NFL touchdown.
Sept. 24, 2012
Bearcats in the NFL: Week 1
Bearcats in the NFL: Week 2
CINCINNATI - The University of Cincinnati currently boasts 14 former student-athletes on NFL rosters. Here's how each former Bearcat performed in week three of the 2012 NFL regular season.
OLB Connor Barwin (Houston Texans) 9/23/12 at Denver Broncos - Started at weak-side linebacker and recorded two solo tackles in a 31-25 win.
WR Armon Binns (Cincinnati Bengals) 9/23/12 at Washington Redskins - Caught three passes for 63 yards, including his first career touchdown on a 48-yard catch and run late in the first quarter, in a 38-31 win.
TE Brent Celek (Philadelphia Eagles) 9/23/12 at Arizona Cardinals - Started at tight end and recorded two receptions for 36 yards, with a long of 34 yards, in a 27-6 loss.
DE Trent Cole (Philadelphia Eagles) 9/23/12 at Arizona Cardinals - Started at defensive end and registered three tackles, including .5 sacks, one tackle for loss and one quarterback hurry, in a 27-6 loss.
WR Mardy Gilyard (Philadelphia Eagles) 9/23/12 at Arizona Cardinals - Was targeted once in a 27-6 loss.
P Kevin Huber (Cincinnati Bengals) 9/23/12 at Washington Redskins - Punted four times for 165 yards, with a 41.3-yard average and a net average of 41.5 yards, and pinned three punts inside the 20-yard line in a 38-31 win.
DT John Hughes (Cleveland Browns) 9/23/12 vs. Buffalo Bills - Was active in a 24-14 loss.
OT Jeff Linkenbach (Indianapolis Colts) 9/23/12 vs. Jacksonville Jaguars - Saw action in a 22-17 loss.
DT Ricardo Mathews (Indianapolis Colts) 9/23/12 vs. Jacksonville Jaguars - Registered one tackle and one quarterback hurry in a 22-17 loss.
S Haruki Nakamura (Carolina Panthers) 9/20/12 vs. New York Giants - Started at free safety and totaled four tackles in a 36-7 loss.
RB Isaiah Pead (St. Louis Rams) 9/23/12 at Chicago Bears - Caught one pass for four yards and returned one kick for 24 yards in a 23-6 loss.
TE Adrien Robinson (New York Giants) 9/20/12 at Carolina Panthers - Was inactive in a 36-7 win.
LS Mike Windt (San Diego Chargers) 9/23/12 vs. Atlanta Falcons - Saw action in a 27-3 loss.
DL Derek Wolfe (Denver Broncos) 9/23/12 vs. Houston Texans - Started at defensive end and totaled five tackles in a 31-25 loss.
Stayed tuned to GoBEARCATS.com throughout the NFL regular season and during the playoffs as we keep you updated on the Bearcats in the NFL.