Jan. 9, 2012

Seventeen former Ohio State football players made playoff rosters in the National Football League. Each week will provide updates about how these former Buckeyes performed in the previous week’s action.

Buckeyes In The NFL Presented By:



AFC- North

Cincinnati Bengals – 10, at Houston Texans – 31
Nugent, Mike (K): Extra Points: 1-1, Field Goals: 1-2
Clements, Nate (CB): 3 Tkls., 1 Pass Deflection
Pittsburgh Steelers – 23, at Denver Broncos – 29 OT
Allen, Will (DB): Substitute DB
Heyward, Cam (DE): Substitute DE: 3 Tkls., 1 Ast.


  Detroit Lions – 28, at New Orleans Saints -45
Carpenter, Bobby (LB): Substitute LB
Sims, Rob (G): Starting LG
  Green Bay Packers – BYE
Hawk, A.J. (LB):
Pickett, Ryan (DT):
Saine,  Brandon (RB):


  New Orleans Saints – 45, vs. Detroit Lions – 28
Jenkins, Malcolm (CB): 4 Tkls., 1 Ast.
Smith, Will (DE): 1 Tkl., 1 QH


New York Giants – 24, vs. Atlanta Falcons – 2
Ballard, Jake (TE): 2 Rec. for 16 yds.
Cordle, Jim (C): Not Active

NFC- West

San Francisco 49ers – BYE
Boone, Alex (OT):
Grant, Larry (LB):
Ginn, Ted (WR):
Whitner, Donte (S):